East Orlando seeks to hire Cardiovascular RN who will embrace our mission to extend the healing ministry of Christ.
Florida Hospital East Orlando, a 265-bed community hospital, has been serving East Orlando residents since 1941 as an innovative local leader that fills a vital need in a fast-growing area. A recent 200,000 square-foot expansion project upgraded the hospital to 265 beds, with a spacious patient tower and 80 new private rooms designed to enhance the holistic care experience
Florida Hospital East Orlando Cardiology offers world class customer service at our mission-centric organization. The Cardiology department strives for excellence in patient experience, throughput, regulatory compliance and ensures patient safety. We currently have One Lab and look forward to expanding within the next year. Our team of highly engaged nurses, sonographers & technicians assist our patients in healing quicker by treating them like family and offering services to meet the needs of our cardiovascular & neuroscience patients. We work hand in hand with our Cardiologists and multiple nursing departments throughout the campus to give our patients a seamless experience. With multiple areas of specialty within the department we are able to provide a wide range of opportunities to learn new skills and grow professionally through individual development plans.
3/12s Mon – Fri (varies) 7a – 7p
*$10,000 Sign-on Bonus and Relocation of $2,500 or $5,000 available for eligible candidates (see terms below)
The Cardiovascular Interventional Technologist II performs a wide range of technical skills, which are utilized during a variety of Cardiovascular, Electrophysiology or Interventional Radiology procedures to provide an efficient, comfortable, and safe examination of all patients. The Technologist is proficient in all aspects of angiography, preparation, assessment, documentation and monitoring consistent with the policies, procedures and processes of the Cardiovascular Services department and Hospital Administration. Adheres to the guidelines and standards of professional practice associations. Actively participates in outstanding customer service and accepts responsibility in maintaining relationships that are equally respectful to all. A four-week notice is required for resignation/transfer, as well as any change in employment status resulting in decreased hours worked. Takes call as required by cost center and responds in hospital within 30 minutes.
Two years of Electrophysiology Lab experience (Preferred)
Knowledge of advanced levels of EKG training and arrhythmia interpretation (Preferred)
Knowledge of electrophysiology diagnostic procedures (Preferred)
Knowledge of interventional radiology procedures (Preferred)
Knowledge of peripheral diagnostic procedures (Preferred)
Knowledge of peripheral intervention procedures (Preferred)
Licensure, Certification, or Registration Required:
Current valid State of Florida license as a Registered Nurse (RN) OR Radiologic Technologist [R.T.(R)] OR Respiratory Therapist (RRT) OR
Registered Cardiovascular Invasive Specialist (RCIS) OR
Registered Cardiovascular Electrophysiology Specialist (RCES) AND
Basic Life Support (BLS) certification
Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) certification
Demonstrates through behavior Florida Hospital’s Core Values of Integrity, Compassion, Balance, Excellence, Stewardship and Teamwork as outlined in the organization’s Performance Excellence Program
Follows CDC isolation guidelines, appropriately uses PPE, and performs hand hygiene according to accepted standards of care. Identifies and prepares patient using aseptic technique as dictated by procedure ordered. Exhibits awareness of hazards which may endanger patients. Ensures adherence to regulatory standards and enforces safety regulations. Annually meets all required department specific competencies.
Verifies orders and facilitates implementation, communicating with physician as needed. Performs treatments and administers medications according to policy and training. Functions appropriately in clinical emergencies. Evaluates effectiveness of interventions and medications. Performs within the bounds of the applicable scope of practice for Cardiovascular Interventional Technologists. Facilitates timely patient throughput.
Produces an accurately written, promptly completed medical record for each patient based upon the scope and complexity of the intervention procedure and patient clinical conditions. Maintains authenticity and security of the record, and follows prescribed process for amending documents.
Performs effectively in all three procedural roles (circulate, monitor, scrub) required in a diagnostic cardiac catheterization laboratory team based on the Society of Invasive Cardiovascular Professionals Scope of Practice. Proficiently performs all cardiac and vascular procedures allowed in an AHCA Adult Inpatient Diagnostic Cardiac Catheterization licensed facility. Takes call as rotated/assigned and responds (in hospital) within 30 minutes.
Learns and upgrades skills. Supervises other healthcare team members in the clinical setting. Utilizes knowledge base to assist with orientation, training and education of new personnel.
Provides training for CV Invasive Lab Technologist Level I and II staff.
May perform waived and/or non-waived Point of Care Testing. If performing non-waived Point of Care Testing, as defined in AHCA rule 59A-7.034, must have approved competency and documented proof (copy of either diploma or transcript, at the highest level of academic achievement) at the time of Florida Hospital non-waived Point of Care training.
Participates in quality and performance improvement activities with the goal to improve patient outcomes. Accurately documents and monitors activities as needed. Participates in unit/service line budgeting processes to ensure a cost-effective, quality-focused environment. Supports quality standards and initiatives set by the department
Performs effectively in other roles required by campus (interventional radiology procedures, stress lab, procedural support and recovery unit, cardiac rehab, etc.). Performs other duties as assigned or directed to ensure the smooth operation of the department or unit.
If you want to be a part of a team that is dedicated to delivering the highest quality in patient care, we invite you to explore the Cardiovascular Invasive Lab Technologist II opportunity with East Orlando and apply online today.
Applicable experience required.
Must live 50 or more miles from 601 East Rollins Dr., Orlando, FL to qualify.
Florida Hospital is dedicated to improving lives not only in Central Florida, but also around the world. As a destination hospital, we are committed to serving the health care needs of our patients with a holistic approach to ...heal the mind, body and spirit. We strive to be the hospital of choice for patients, physicians and employees. Over the last 100 years, Florida Hospital’s mission remains unchanged: to extend the healing ministry of Christ.