Registered Nurse

Location: WK Medical Center
Department: Clinic - WK Cardiovascular Consultants
Classification: Full-Time
Shift: 8:00 AM-5:00 PM
Date Posted: 10/8/2019
Description: We are seeking a Registered Nurse for a busy cardiology group! Cardiology and pacemaker experience is required. The RN will coordinate nursing care for patients while in the Physician Clinics, participate in patient and family teaching, and provide leadership by working cooperatively with ancillary nursing staff and other patient team personnel. A detailed orientated, dependable, organized nurse who is able to multi task and has demonstrated a consistent work history will be the candidate chosen for the job! Your responsibilities will include but are not limited to the following: assessing the patient systematically and utilizing the assessment data to plan appropriate nursing care; implementing care based on knowledge of professional standards of nursing practice; assisting the physician in patient plan of care and patient response to the nursing intervention on a continuous basis; and identifying the learning needs of patients and family members and meets these through the teaching/learning process. The office hours are Monday through Friday 8:00 am to 5:00 pm. You will not be required to work weekends and holidays. A RN with a current license to practice as a professional nurse in the state of Louisiana will be required for this position. A department orientation will be provided based on your experience and level of comfort and a hospital wide orientation will be required upon hire. Please apply here to join the WK team!

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