Oklahoma City, OK -- (SBWIRE) -- 06/16/2016 -- Oklahoma Heart Hospital in Oklahoma City currently has a job listing available for cath lab nurses. Those who are hired into this position will be responsible for direct patient care in this department as well as other areas of the Hospital when needed. All cath lab nurses must demonstrate knowledge and adherence to both federal and state regulations. These nurses must also be able to monitor, scrub and/or circulate on all Cath Lab procedures, including Electro physiology, Pacemaker and AICD insertions.
Cath lab nurses that work at Oklahoma Heart Hospital will have to operate all equipment efficiently in this department, including hemodynamic monitoring, blood analysis, cine projector, intra-aortic balloon pump, injectors, cautery, electro physiology and ablation equipment, pacemaker, defibrillator and all other equipment that is used in the Cath Lab.
These nurses will be expected to trouble shoot and assess equipment failure and provide a backup plan when one is needed. Cath lab nurses must ensure that all supplies are readily available as needed for every single patient.
There are a number of different requirements for the Cath Lab nursing position, including that all applicants must have graduated from an accredited nursing program. With regards to licensure/certification, all applicants must be a registered nurse with current state licensure, ACLS within 18 months hire and current BLS certification required, though CCRN is preferred. A minimum of one year continuous experience in a cath lab as well as previous critical care experience is preferred.
There are a number of benefits that nurses who work for Oklahoma Heart Hospital will enjoy, including health benefits that consist of Medical, Pharmacy, Dental, Vision and Flexible Spending Accounts. All nurses begin receiving full benefits as soon as they are hired. The hospital's medical plan allows you to see a specialist without a referral from a primary doctor as well.
Those who are hired into Oklahoma Heart Hospital as nurses will have access to Health and Dependent Care Flexible Spending Account Plans well as voluntary Dental and Vision Plans, so you can see any doctor without being limited to a network. Many people apply for open positions at Oklahoma Heart Hospital because of the excellent working conditions and many benefits that come along with being hired in. Those who are interested in being a Cath Lab nurse can apply for the position on the hospital's website by uploading their resume.
About The Oklahoma Heart Hospital
The Oklahoma Heart Hospital is a physician-owned hospital and was designed by cardiologists to bring exceptional care directly to those who need it the most. OHH is the first of its kind in Oklahoma and the first all-digital hospital in the United States. OHH has two locations in Oklahoma City, along with a network of more than 70 cardiovascular specialists at more than 60 clinic and hospital locations across the state of Oklahoma.
Oklahoma Heart Hospital
Address: 5200 Interstate 240 Service Rd, Oklahoma City, OK 73135
Phone: (405) 608-3304