UNC Health Care RN/NUCLEAR MEDICINE - REX NC HEART & VASCULAR in Raleigh, North Carolina

RN/NUCLEAR MEDICINE - REX NC HEART & VASCULAR

Job ID: HEA0096U

Job Description

Maintains an environment of safety for patients, self and others.

Verify ordered tests, drugs needed to perform test, and obtain appropriate consent.

Inform patient of procedure guidelines and explain all aspects of the procedure with patient and family members as necessary.

Review and obtain patient medication list and enter into EMR system. Maintain records of radioactive material use. Start IV on patients. Help patient with treadmill and/or any side effects from pharmaceuticals given for stress test.

Prep patients for stress testing, placing electrodes, initiating EKG. Monitor vital signs during test. Monitor EKG recording during test. Remove IV and disconnect electrodes, EKG upon completion of test.

Perform Quality Assessments for patient satisfaction surveys, cath correlations.

Order supplies for crash cart and pharmaceutical stress testing.

Qualifications

Experience

One year of nuclear technology experience in a clinical setting preferred.

Education

Bachelor's of Science in Nursing (BSN) preferred.

Licensure

*Must have NC RN Licensure.

ACLS , BCLS , RN NC LIC

Primary Location: Raleigh, North Carolina, United States

Department: REXH-26940-Rex NC Heart & Vascular

Shift: Day Job