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Posted:
4/13/2018
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RN-Electrophysiology
North Kansas City Hospital | North Kansas City, Missouri
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Job Description

At Meritas Health, we are committed to making a difference in our community and in the lives of our patients and employees, continuously improving the patient experience and employee engagement. We appreciate and value every member of our team.

If you are committed to providing quality, compassionate care, then we want you!

JOB SUMMARY:
Under direction of Physician, provides appropriate device management and nursing care to patients.
 
MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS: 
1. Education Bachelor of Science in Nursing; Master’s Degree preferred.
2. Licensure: Current Missouri Registered Nurse license.
3. Experience: Minimum of two years recent cardiovascular nursing experience.  Prior EP/device testing experience preferred.
4. Certifications: Current BLS and ACLS certification
5. Special Skills: Experience with cardiac rhythm/rhythm management and EKG analysis
6. Other: Excellent interpersonal and verbal & written communication skills. 
 
JOB SPECIFIC STANDARDS:
All responsibilities and standards shall be performed according to established policies, procedures, and guidelines for Meritas.                                                                                       

1.

Demonstrates competency in testing devices and good judgment when programming.  Communicates results effectively to the physicians in charge of patient care.  Follows documentation procedures per device clinic protocols. 

2.

Performs appropriate CV assessment, planning, implementation, and evaluation of patient care.

3.

Competency in reviewing remote monitor transmissions.  Provides appropriate patient care and follow up.

4.

Provides device education to patients and their care givers. Assists them in coping with the emotional aspects of having an implanted device (ICD shocks, lead fractures, etc.) and provides resources, as needed.

5.

Demonstrates competency in emergency situations under the direction of a physician.

6.

Demonstrates professionalism by articulating and demonstrating professional behavior, accepting responsibility and accountability for actions, adhering to policies and procedures, demonstrating leadership and supporting Meritas initiatives.
 
 


 

About North Kansas City Hospital

Ranked as one of Kansas City’s Top 15 Employers by the Business Journal, North Kansas City Hospital provides the ideal place to launch your nursing career. For New Grads, we offer an exceptional combination of individual guidance and professional training. Our Nurse Residency Program includes classroom and hands-on experience with feedback and support from preceptors, nurse educators and nurse managers. We offer a stable, caring environment, plus extras like covered parking, wellness programs and classes, a fitness center and indoor pool that help create a fulfilling, balanced work life. Our 451-bed hospital has a culture that is friendly and close knit, where relationships last and people bond like family. Join us as we continue on our Magnet® journey.

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