This position provides direct patient care in the Cardiac Cath Lab. Assists the physician in collecting pertinent data in the care of all patients in the Cardiac Cath Lab. Provides care in accordance with the nursing process.
Current Texas RN license
Current CPR and ACLS
Graduate of an accredited RN program
3-5 years as RN, 1-3 yrs in specials procedures or Cardiac Cath Lab
Basic knowledge of cardiac cath lab and hemodynamic monitoring
ACLS within 1 year of hire. Cath Lab Registry within (2) years of hire
Must complete preceptor competencies within 6 months of hire
Continuous education in cardiac cath lab, electrophysiology and peripheral vascular studies.
CHRISTUS HEALTH is an international Catholic, faith-based, not-for-profit health system comprised of almost more than 600 services and facilities, including more than 60 hospitals and long-term care facilities, 350 clinics and outpatient centers, and dozens of other health ministries and ventures. CHRISTUS operates in 6 U.S. states, Colombia, Chile and 6 states in Mexico. To support our health care ministry, CHRISTUS Health employs approximately 45,000 Associates and has more than 15,000 physicians on medical staffs who provide care and support for patients. CHRISTUS Health is listed among the top ten largest Catholic health systems in the United States.