GeorgetownRecruiter Since 2001
the smart solution for Georgetown jobs

Registered Nurse (RN) - Cardiac Rehab - PRN

Company: HCA Healthcare
Location: Georgetown
Posted on: October 6, 2019

Job Description:

Description
SHIFT: PRN

SCHEDULE: PRN/Per Diem

St. David's Georgetown Hospital is part of St. David's HealthCare , one of the largest health systems in Texas, which was recognized with a Malcolm Baldrige National Quality Award in 2014. St. David's Georgetown Hospital offers a range of services, including a 24-hour emergency department with a level IV trauma center; Certified Primary Stroke Center; Certified Chest Pain Center; inpatient and outpatient surgery; advanced pulmonary intervention; critical care capabilities; acute inpatient and outpatient rehabilitation; and maternity and newborn services with mother-baby couplet care close to home for Georgetown families. In conjunction with its parent campus, St. David's Medical Center , Healthgrades awarded St. David's Georgetown Hospital the 2016 America's 100 Best Hospitals Award---, 2016 Patient Safety Excellence Award--- and the 2016 Outstanding Patient Experience Award----a unique trio of awards that only three hospitals in the nation were able to achieve-as well as the 2016 Distinguished Hospital Award for Clinical Excellence. Additionally, St. David's Georgetown Hospital was named to the list of 100 Top Hospitals by Truven Health Analytics for four years in conjunction with its parent campus, and the facility earned a national distinction for patient safety from The Leapfrog Group from 2012 to 2016.

We offer you an excellent total compensation package, including competitive salary, excellent benefit package and growth opportunities. We believe in our team and your ability to do excellent work with us. Your benefits include 401k, PTO medical, dental, flex spending, life, disability, tuition reimbursement, employee discount program, employee stock purchase program and student loan repayment. We would love to talk to you about this fantastic opportunity.

POSITION SUMMARY
Under the supervision of the Rehabilitation Services Director and according to hospital policies and procedures, the Cardiac Rehab Registered Nurse assess, plans, implements, and evaluates cardiac nursing care for the assigned patients.

ESSENTIAL JOB RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Assists in the delivery of Cardiac Rehab Services. Plans, coordinates and provides on-site supervision for the delivery of out-patient Cardiac Rehab
  • Assures that all out-patients are appropriately prepped for telemetry prior to the start of their exercise session.
  • Assures that each patient is assigned to an exercise physiologist for monitoring during each session.
  • Monitors telemetry during out-patient exercise sessions.
  • Assures that exercise area is set-up and orderly, both before and after sessions.
  • Coordinates and discusses patient progress with attending physician, and primary physician as necessary.
  • Meets regularly with each patient, formally and informally as needed, to assess progress in program and provide appropriate cardiac education.
  • Refers appropriate patients for consultations with Dietary, Social Services, Pastoral, Pharmacy, and Psychologist as needed.
  • Communicates problems or concerns of the patient to the referring physician by phone that occur during an exercise session.
  • Responds to referrals and begins the process for each patient entry as necessary.
    • Contacts the referred out-patients by telephone and provides a brief overview of the program.
    • Collects insurance information, completes the insurance verification form, and gives it to the admissions registrar.
    • Schedules an initial evaluation and mails out the intake questionnaire.
    • Begins the chart process, request of medical records, chart label, and all entry documentation.
    • Documents patient treatment regularly and accurately according to departmental policy.
      • Documents legible and concise entries in the medical record.
      • Documents complete medical history on each patient on initial session.
      • Documents exercise progress notes on each patient participating in class and submits accurate charges daily for cardiac services.
      • Assures that patient's exercise record is current and accurately reflects patient's progress.
      • Sends written correspondence and discharge summary with program outcomes to physician as appropriate.
      • Initiates advanced cardiac life support measures according to St. David's protocols in the event of a cardiac emergency.
      • Provides appropriate education to all phase II patients during exercise sessions.
        • Teaches patients and families understanding, treatment, and management or cardiovascular disorders.
        • Documents patient's education, the patient's understanding and/or a follow-up plan.
        • Facilitates family participation in the teaching plan.
        • Familiar with current standards of practice and clinical protocols.
          • Adheres to exercise protocols and responds to adverse reactions appropriately.
          • Makes recommendations to the cardiac rehab coordinator the need for program changes, updates or revisions to promote continuous quality care.
          • Coordinates Fit Heart referral and intake process.
          • Collects payment for Fit Heart and Phase III dues.
          • Collects and reports cardiac rehab statistics monthly

            Qualifications
            EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE Required: Graduation from an NLN school of professional nursing. Preferred: Completion of or actively pursuing a BSN degree. Experience as a Staff Nurse in an acute care or ICU setting.
            LICENSES AND CERTIFICATES

            Required: Current Texas RN license. Current certification for BCLS Healthcare Provider.
            Preferred: Current certification for ACLS Healthcare Provider. Apply Now

Keywords: HCA Healthcare, Georgetown , Registered Nurse (RN) - Cardiac Rehab - PRN, Healthcare , Georgetown, Texas

Click here to apply!

Didn't find what you're looking for? Search again!

I'm looking for
in category
within


Other Healthcare Jobs


ICU Registered Nurses -Travel - MICU, PICU, SICU, NICU RN Jobs
Description: Travel Nurses Needed - RN Intensive Care UnitsWashington Travel Nursing AssignmentsNationwide Registered Nurse Travel JobsThe Travel Nurse Season is here and it showsFind great travel assignments with (more...)
Company: HealthCare Travelers (Nursing)
Location: Killeen
Posted on: 10/25/2019

Physician: Independent Contractor PM&R Physician Needed in
Description: CompHealth is currently assisting a rehabilitation hospital with their search for a physical medicine and rehabilitation physician. They are looking for someone to establish a private practice to include (more...)
Company: CompHealth
Location: Bryan
Posted on: 10/25/2019

Med Surg RN Resident February Cohort
Description: Description SHIFT: Nights rotating weekends br br SCHEDULE: Full-time br br With morethan 110 sites across Central Texas, St. David---s HealthCare includes seven ofthe area---s leading hospitals (more...)
Company: St. David's Georgetown Hospital
Location: Georgetown
Posted on: 10/25/2019


ICU Trauma Unit Travel Nurse RN
Description: Nationwide Travel Nurse Jobs - Trauma ICU RN Are you looking for a new nursing job Would you like to spend the season somewhere you've never been Hospitals nationwide are looking for qualified registered (more...)
Company: HealthCare Travelers
Location: Bryan
Posted on: 10/25/2019

Speech Language Pathologist - College Station Hospital
Description: br Position Type: Regular br Scheduled Hours per 2 week Pay Period: 80 br Primary Location: TX COLLEGE STATION SJH COLLEGE STATION HOSPITAL br br br br br br br br br br (more...)
Company: CHI St. Joseph Health
Location: College Station
Posted on: 10/25/2019

Family Practice Physician
Description: Physician Jobs With VOHRA Wound Care Post-Acute Care Group br br Apply Today br br Join the premier wound care specialty physician group, run by physicians for physicians. br br Enjoy autonomy, (more...)
Company: Vohra Wound Physicians
Location: Temple
Posted on: 10/25/2019

Internal Medicine Physician
Description: Internal Medicine Physicians Needed for Full-Time Position br br Get Your Time Back Vohra Wound Physicians - No Call, No Weekends br br Apply Today br br Vohra Wound Physicians is seeking (more...)
Company: Vohra Wound Physicians
Location: College Station
Posted on: 10/25/2019

Remote Medical Coder
Description: Remote Medical Coder Transforming the future of healthcare isnt something we take lightly. It takes teams of the best and the brightest, working together to make an impact. As one of the largest healthcare (more...)
Company: Mommy Jobs Online
Location: Killeen
Posted on: 10/25/2019

Licensed Vocational Nurse (Lvn)
Description: Licensed Vocational Nurse LVN br br Now Offering Paid Time Off PTO Benefits br br Aveanna Healthcare, the largest pediatric home health care company in the U.S., is hiring compassionate (more...)
Company: Aveanna Healthcare
Location: Temple
Posted on: 10/25/2019

Registered Nurse
Description: Position Type: Full TimeSchedule: 6a - 6p/6p-6aPrimary Location: Crestview Retirement Community br
Company: Methodist Retirement Communities
Location: Bryan
Posted on: 10/25/2019

Log In or Create An Account

Get the latest Texas jobs by following @recnetTX on Twitter!

Georgetown RSS job feeds