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Registered Nurse (RN) - Interventional Radiology

Company: University of Miami
Location: Fort Lauderdale
Posted on: August 6, 2022

Job Description:

University of Miami is seeking a Registered Nurse (RN) Interventional Radiology for a nursing job in Plantation, Florida.Job Description & Requirements Specialty: Interventional Radiology Discipline: RN Start Date: ASAP Duration: Ongoing 40 hours per week Shift: 8 hours, days Employment Type: PermanentThe University of Miami/UHealth Sylvester Plantation Clinic has an exciting opportunity for a Full Time Registered Nurse for their Interventional Radiology Department. The Registered Nurse delivers patient-family centered care in a culturally competent manner utilizing evidence-based standards of quality, safety, and service while ensuring population-specific patient care. The Registered Nurse oversees nurses and allied health staff in their daily practice. Responsible for contacting providers, triaging patients, and leading the flow on the IR procedure days. Conducts & documents nursing assessments of health status by collecting of subjective and where appropriate objective data from observations, exams, interviews and written records; sorting selecting, recording the data, validating, refining, and modifying the data. Bases the scope and depth on the patient's immediate condition or need. Analyzes the assessment data to establish or modify nursing diagnoses to be used during nursing interventions. Implements the plan of care and the nursing interventions for the patient by orders, giving direct care, assisting with care, communicating interventions and responses to other members of the health care team and executing the prescribed orders by a licensed practitioner. Evaluates the responses to nursing interventions by documenting and communicating data to appropriate members of the health care team, utilizing data as a basis for reassessing status, measuring outcomes and goal attainment, modifying nursing diagnosis, revising strategies and prescribing changes in nursing intervention. Thoroughly documents patient information in an accurate and timely manner following organizational policies, procedures and guidelines. Demonstrates knowledge of basic information pertaining to all radiologic procedures and exams. Demonstrates ability to safely administer sedation /analgesia and monitor patient's response under the direction of a physician. Demonstrates knowledge and skill in contrast administration, identification of a contrast reaction, and response to contrast reaction & extravasations. Demonstrates ability to learn/apply principles of safety. Demonstrates knowledge and skills in appropriate care of venous access devices and provides IV access and/or assists technologist in obtaining IV access. Provides care to patient undergoing non-interventional and interventional radiology procedures as per nursing standards, and policies & procedures. Provides pre and post exam patient education. Works collaboratively with medical, technical and support staff. Assess patient needs and designs, implements and evaluates a patient education plan.This list of duties and responsibilities is not intended to be all-inclusive and may be expanded to include other duties or responsibilities as necessary.MINIMUN QUALIFICATIONS Education: Graduate from an accredited school of nursing, Bachelor's degree (BSN) preferred. RNs hired with an Associates (ASN) degree have 2 years to complete the BSN degree.---Certification and Licensing: Valid Florida Registered Nurse License BLS from the American Heart AssociationExperience: Minimum 2 years of nursing experienceKnowledge, Skills and Attitudes: Knowledge of medical terminology Knowledge of nursing care methods and procedures In-depth knowledge of health and safety guidelines and procedures (i.e. sanitation, decontamination etc.) Excellent patient experience skills Ability to recognize, analyze, and solve a variety of problems. Ability to maintain effective interpersonal relationships Ability to communicate effectively in both oral and written formThe University of Miami offers competitive salaries and a comprehensive benefits package including medical, dental, tuition remission and more.UHealth-University of Miami Health System, South Florida's only university-based health system, provides leading-edge patient care powered by the ground breaking research and medical education at the Miller School of Medicine. As an academic medical center, we are proud to serve South Florida, Latin America and the Caribbean. Our physicians represent more than 100 specialties and sub-specialties, and have more than one million patient encounters each year. Our tradition of excellence has earned worldwide recognition for outstanding teaching, research and patient care. We're the challenge you've been looking for.Patient safety is a top priority. As a result, during the Influenza ("the flu") season (September through April), the University Of Miami Miller School Of Medicine requires all employees who provide ongoing services to patients, work in a location (all Hospitals and clinics) where patient care is provided, or work in patient care or clinical care areas, to have an annual influenza vaccination. Failure to meet this requirement will result in rescinding or termination of employment.(F/T) Registered Nurse 2 - Radiology/Interventional Radiology - UMH/SCCC Plantation - Up to $25,000 Sign-On BonusUniversity of Miami Job ID #R100057329. Pay package is based on 8 hour shifts and 40 hours per week (subject to confirmation).About University of MiamiThe University of Miami is considered among the top tier institutions of higher education in the U.S. for its academic excellence, superior medical care, and cutting-edge research. At the U, we are committed to attracting a talented workforce to support our common mission of transforming lives through teaching, research, and service. Through our values of Diversity, Integrity, Responsibility, Excellence, Compassion, Creativity and Teamwork (DIRECCT) we strive to create an environment where everyone contributes in making the University a great place to work. We are one of the largest private employers in Miami-Dade County; home to more than 16,000 faculty and staff from all over the world.Benefits Holiday Pay 403b retirement plan Sick pay Wellness and fitness programs Employee assistance programs Medical benefits Dental benefits Vision benefits Benefits start day 1 Continuing Education Sign-On bonus

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