REGISTERED NURSE - PACER CLINIC 2019-R0258936
Position Type: Regular
Scheduled Hours per 2 week Pay Period: 75.2
Primary Location: TN > CHATTANOOGA > CHATTANOOGA HEART - MAIN
Responsible for data management and functional testing of all implanted cardiac devices.
Essential Responsibilities: Ensure that all pacemaker and ICD patients are being followed in office and remotely per protocol.
Retrieve patient from lobby, obtain weight and blood pressure per protocol, perform patient lead hookup and interrogate and conduct various technical tests on implanted cardiac devices per protocol.
Assess patient for signs and symptoms related to device function and perform reprogramming as necessary.
Forward all documentation to physician for review.
Execute any orders received. Call indicated loop recorder patients to request manual transmissions.
Check crash cart and notify manager or issues.
Maintain equipment. Scan device strips and attach to HIM and monitor chart.
Assist with patient add-ons and clinic throughput.
Assist with device clinic patient messages and tasks and return patient calls timely.
Conduct patient and family/caregiver education.
Maintain patient PaceArt files. Attend various vendor educational seminars in order to keep up with new equipment/techniques.
Perform and assist in trans-telephonic monitoring.Education:
BSN or AS in Nursing
Experience: Two or more years' experience in a cardiology setting with cardiac rhythm recognition
License/Certification: Valid Tennessee RN license
BLS certification Additional Responsibilities:
Demonstrates a commitment to service, organization values and professionalism through appropriate conduct and demeanor at all times.
Adheres to and exhibits our core values:
Reverence: Having a profound spirit of awe and respect for all creation, shaping relationships to self, to one another and to God and acknowledging that we hold in trust all that has been given to us.
Integrity: Moral wholeness, soundness, uprightness, honesty and sincerity as a basis of trustworthiness.
Compassion: Feeling with others, being one with others in their sorrows and joys, rooted in the sense of solidarity as members of the human community.
Excellence: Outstanding achievement, merit, virtue; continually surpassing standards to achieve/maintain quality.
Maintains confidentiality and protects sensitive data at all times.
Adheres to organizational and department specific safety standards and guidelines.
Works collaboratively and supports efforts of team members.
Demonstrates exceptional customer service and interacts effectively with physicians, patients, residents, visitors, staff and the broader health care community.
NOTICE: This position requires a criminal background check.
Therefore, you may be required to provide information about you criminal history in order to be considered for this position.
Catholic Health Initiatives and its organizations are Equal Opportunity Employers(F/M/Vet/Disabled)CBCHI
Requisition ID: 2019-R0258936 Schedule: Full-time
Market: CHI Memorial About Us
CHI Memorial is a not-for-profit, faith-based healthcare organization dedicated to the healing ministry of the Church.
Founded by the Sisters of Charity of Nazareth and strengthened as part of Catholic Health Initiatives, it offers a continuum of care including preventative, primary and acute hospital care, as well as cancer and cardiac care, orthopedic and rehabilitation services.
CHI Memorial is a regional referral center of choice with 3,400 associates and more than 700 affiliated physicians providing health care throughout Southeast Tennessee and North Georgia.
Equal Opportunity Employment Consistent with our Core Values, Catholic Health Initiatives employers are EEO/AA/M/F/Vets/Disabled Employers.
Qualified applications will receive consideration for employment without regard to their race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identification, protected veteran status, disability or any other legally protected characteristic
About this company
Memorial Health Care System is a not-for-profit, faith-based healthcare organization dedicated to the healing ministry of the Church. Founded by the Sisters of Charity of Nazareth and strengthened as part of Catholic Health Initiatives, it offers a continuum of care including preventative, primary and acute hospital care, as well as cancer and cardiac care, orthopedic and rehabilitation services. Memorial is a regional referral center of choice with 4,000 associates and more than 700 affiliated physicians providing health care throughout Southeast Tennessee and North Georgia. Memorial Health Care System is recognized as one of the nation's 100 Top Hospitals® by Thomson Reuters, the health care industry's leading source of information on hospital quality.
Location/Region: Chattanooga, TN (37404)