Lehigh Valley Health Network Registered Nurse in Allentown, Pennsylvania
LEHIGH VALLEY HOSPITAL * Cardiac Cath Lab1200 S Cedar Crest Blvd, Allentown, PARN - Inpatient ClinicalFull Time 40 hours, Day Shift, 0730-1800Posted 09/21/2020Req # 19120Union: N/AImagine a career at one of the nation's most advanced health networks.Be part of an exceptional health care experience. Join the inspired, passionate team at Lehigh Valley Health Network, a nationally recognized, forward-thinking organization offering plenty of opportunity to do great work.LVHN has been ranked among the andquot;Best Hospitalsandquot; by U.S. News and World Report for 22 consecutive years. We're a Magnet(tm) Hospital, having been honored four times with the American Nurses Credentialing Center's prestigious distinction for nursing excellence and quality patient outcomes. Finally, Lehigh Valley Hospital - Cedar Crest, Lehigh Valley Hospital - Muhlenberg and Lehigh Valley Hospital - Pocono each received an 'A' grade on the Hospital Safety Grade from The Leapfrog Group for spring 2018, the highest grade in patient safety. These recognitions highlight LVHN's commitment to teamwork, compassion, and technology with an unrelenting focus on delivering the best health care possible every day.Whether you're considering your next career move or your first, you should consider Lehigh Valley Health Network.Job Summary: As directed by the Invasive Cardiologist and Invasive Cardiology Coordinator, directs and manages the care of designated patients. May provide other support services, dictated by patient needs, as a care delivery team member. Utilizes effective and appropriate communication styles. On call hours required for 24/7 after hour coverage for emergencies and urgent procedures with a 30 minute response time. Cross campus coverage is required after appropriate orientation and training at each site. Cross training may be required for the Electrophysiology Lab , Peripheral Lab, Invasive Cardiology Staging/Recovery Area after proper orientation and training as directed by the Invasive Cardiology Coordinators and Director to meet department and patient needs.Minimum Requirements: Graduate of an accredited school of nursing.Demonstrates effective communication skills. Demonstrates initiative and is able to function independently as well as interdependently. Demonstrates the ability to initiate, accept and adapt to change. Demonstrates time management and organizational skills. Accepts and recognizes differences among people. Basic computer skills.Preferred Qualifications: BSN preferredOne year acute care experienceProfessional certification in clinical practice specialty.Licensure and Certifications: Current Pennsylvania Registered Nurse licensure. Current BLS Health Care Provider within 3 months of hire. Current ACLS Health Care Provider within 4 months of hire.Influenza vaccination is required at most LVHN facilities for all colleagues with patient contact unless medically contraindicated or due to a bona fide religious belief or practice, and is strongly encouraged for all colleagues. Applicants possessing a medical marijuana card will not be considered for safety sensitive positions.Lehigh Valley Health Network is an equal opportunity employer. In accordance with, and where applicable, in addition to federal, state and local employment regulations, Lehigh Valley Health Network will provide employment opportunities to all persons without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or other such protected classes as may be defined by law. All personnel actions and programs will adhere to this policy. Personnel actions and programs include, but are not limited to recruitment, selection, hiring, transfers, promotions, terminations, compensation, benefits, educational programs and/or social activities.