Registered Nurse 2 - Interventional Radiology- UTower
Job location: Miami, FL
Employment Type: Full-time
Posted data: 2020-12-29
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The University of Miami, UMH has an exciting opportunity for a Registered Nurse, in the Interventional Radiology department at the UTower location. Delivers general nursing care to patients in all areas of the Radiology/Imaging Department, assesses patient condition and takes immediate action in emergency situation. Responds to patient needs before, during and after procedures including assessment of condition, cardiac arrest, intravenous problems. Performs pre, intra and post-examination assessments for angiography, CT scan and minor special procedures, including physical exam with extremity pulses, allergies, current medication and medical history which would have an adverse effect on the patient or exam and sedation analgesia. Educates patient and family about pre, intra and post procedure care. Documents care and relay information to physician and patient care unit. Follows established standards and practices under the direction of a credentialed radiologist, credentialed invasive radiologist or credentialed intravascular surgeon. A safe practitioner who continually strives to improve clinical knowledge and skills.
A BSN graduate of an accredited school of nursing with a valid State of Florida RN license and three (3) years of critical care or telemetry experience. Must have current BLS and ACLS certification. Any combination of relevant education, work experience, and/or certifications will be considered.
The University of Miami offers competitive salaries and a comprehensive benefits package including medical, dental, tuition remission and more.
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