Provide nursing care in the day to day operations for pre and post procedural duties for scheduled and unscheduled patients and procedural nursing support. IR Nurses must demonstrate and have knowledge of an office setting and assist the IR Radiologist with patient care, education, patient recovery and pre and post testing for patient visits. The IR Nurse will apply the various nursing skills, such as assessment, identifying problems, record keeping and documentation of the medical record, evaluating needs, etc., in caring for patients in the Radiology Department.
3 years of clinical experience as an RN
Membership in professional nursing organization preferred
Two years of R.N. experience in procedural care nursing required
Intermediate competence in the application of nursing process
Previous angiography, procedural, and or cardiac cath experience desired
Current Virginia state R.N. licensure
Intermediate problem solving and decision making skills
Intermediate teaching skills
Intermediate competence on tertiary care nursing skills
Effective communication and interpersonal relationship skills
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