Interventional Radiology Nurse (RN) - Per Diem or Part-time

The Execu|Search Group
Aug 13, 2017
Aug 14, 2017
Employer Type
Direct Employer
Employment Type
Full Time
Job Description:

About the Opportunity A medical facility in New York City is actively seeking a licensed Registered Nurse (RN), with a strong Interventional Radiology background, for a promising position with their growing staff. In this role, the Interventional Radiology Nurse (RN) will be responsible for delivering general nursing care to patients in all areas of the Radiology/Imaging Department, assessing patient conditions, and taking immediate action in emergency situation. Per diem and part-time opportunities are available. Apply today! Company Description Medical Facility Job Description The Interventional Radiology Nurse (RN) will be responsible for: * Responding to patient needs before, during and after procedures, including assessment of condition, cardiac arrest, intravenous problems. * Performing pre-examination 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 * Educating patients and their families about pre, intra and post procedure care * Documenting care and relaying information to Physician and Patient Care Unit (PCU) Required Skills * 1+ year of prior experience working within an Interventional Radiology, Radiology, Critical Care, or Emergency Room setting * Associate's Degree in Nursing * Active NYS Registered Nurse (RN) license * BLS, ACLS and PALS certifications * Solid assessment, clinical, and documentation skills * Patient oriented * Great interpersonal skills * Excellent communication skills (written and verbal) * Strong attention to detail * Highly organized * Able to multitask efficiently and effectively Desired Skills * Bachelor's Degree in Nursing