At WellStar, we all share common goals. That’s what makes us so successful – and such an integral part of our communities. We want the same things, for our organization, for our patients, and for our colleagues. As the most integrated healthcare provider in Georgia, this means we pride ourselves on investing in the communities that we serve. We continue to provide innovative care models, focused on improving quality and access to healthcare.
WellStar Kennestone Regional Medical Center has an excellent opportunity for a Registered Nurse (RN) Interventional 3 in the Vascular Institute.
Interventional Radiology RN
The Interventional Radiology nurse position at WellStar Kennestone Hospital is an excellent opportunity to expand your knowledge, working with experts in the areas of Neurovascular Intervention, Interventional Radiology, and Vascular Surgery. The Vascular Institute is a specialized procedural area where the registered nurse would have the opportunity to work closely with physicians, providing care to a variety of patients.
The Vascular Institute is an integral part of the growing Neuroscience program, and we participate in several cutting edge research studies. You will also have the opportunity to care for patients undergoing a wide variety of interventional radiology procedures, and procedures performed by vascular surgeons.
Our Vascular Institute nursing staff strives to provide personalized, patient-centered care where safety is the priority. If you join our team, you will have the opportunity to care for patients requiring procedures such as:
Emergent Thrombectomy for Stroke
Coiling of Cerebral Aneurysm
Embolization for treatment of GI bleeds
TIPS-Transjugular Intrahepatic Portosystemic Shunt
Paracentesis and Thoracentesis
Angiogram and intervention for peripheral vascular disease
The Registered Nurse functions under the direction of the Site Manager. He/she is responsible for performing a wide variety of clinical procedures requiring independent judgement, ingenuity and initiative in the utilization of the equipment for the diagnosis and/or treatment of diseases. The registered nurse is responsible for implementing the nursing process based on expanded knowledge and experience. The nurse is responsible for providing patient care with an understanding and awareness of age specific needs. Addresses the biological, emotional, developmental, psychosocial and patient/family education needs in providing care to the patient and family. The nurse is able to independently perform job functions.
Required Minimum Education:
Graduate of an accredited/approved School of Nursing.
Required Minimum Certification:
Holds a current RN license in the State of Georgia. (NIHSS) Neuro certification required or obtained with 1 month of hire AND AORN certification or Peri-operative certification. BLS and ACLS.
Required Minimum Experience :
Minimum of 1 year nursing experience in either ICU / CCU /ER/ IMCU and/ or 1 year Peri-operative experience.
Required Minimum Skills :
The individual must be able to communicate and understand verbal and written English language and display a positive attitude.
Join us for outstanding benefits and development opportunities. We also offer state-of-the-art technology, professional support and advancement, and colleagues that rank amongst the best in the country. The WellStar culture of caring has also been nationally recognized three years in a row by Fortune Magazine as one of the “100 Best Companies to Work For”. Step up to your potential. Find out more and apply today.
WellStar is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. All applicants are considered without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, disability, veteran status or any status which is protected by local, state or federal law.
DepartmentRN Interventional 3-Vascular Institute
FacilityWellStar Kennestone Hospital
CategoryNursing: Direct Care
|Location:||United States Georgia Marietta|
|Salary:||Highly Competitive USD per year|
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