LewisGale Hospital Montgomery (LGHM) is located in the beautiful mountainous region of Virginia. Montgomery is located in the backyard of the Virginia Tech University campus. LGHM is a HCA (Hospital Corporation of America) hospital and are considered a 146-bed acute care facility. Most importantly, we hold a distinction for being a Magnet Facility and are recognized by the Joint Commission as a Top Performer. Consider being a part of making a difference in our community by joining our facility!
Job Duties Include:
Obtains/maintains department specific competencies for procedures within RN scope in the departments of cardiac rehabilitation, EKG, EEG, and cardiac cath lab
Performs cardiopulmonary/neurological diagnostic testing, including, but not limited to: exercise and pharmacological stress testing, EEGs, EKGs, tilt tables, and holter/event monitoring.
Conducts cardiac and pulmonary rehabilitation sessions
Participates in diagnostic testing and therapeutic interventions in cath lab
Administers/monitors procedural sedation according to policy and procedure
Responds to staffing needs in other patient care areas as directed.
Participates in on-call assignments and demonstrates flexibility to cover staffing as needed
Graduation from accredited school of nursing.
Current license as RN in the Commonwealth of Virginia or Compact State
BCLS certification within 90 days. ACLS certification within 6 months.
BSN from an accredited school of nursing
Member of a national professional nursing organization
Specialty certification from a national accrediting organization
One year cardiology experience in either cath lab or outpatient testing
Two or more years cardiology experience.
EDUCATION Required - Graduated of an accredited program in Allied Health Profession
Tuition Reimbursement Program ($5,250/calendar year)
Student Loan Assistance Program ($1,800/calendar year)
We are an equal opportunity employer and we value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.
Associated topics: ambulatory, care unit, coronary, domiciliary, hospice, maternal, neonatal, recovery, staff nurse, transitional
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