An exciting new opportunity with a full-service accredited hospital located in the Southern Metro DC region just opened up for an experienced Cardiac Cath Lab Clinical Nurse Specialist.
This highly decorated acute-care facility is home to over 200-beds and has been proudly serving over half a million patients every year for over the past 50 years. The hospital is accustomed to treating upwards of 60,000 Emergency Department visits and over 13,000 patient admissions each year. Not only has this hospital gone above and beyond to ensure the highest quality of patient care, this health system is proud to be a strong contributor to community health assessments and provides basic clinical screenings in a number of healthcare settings throughout the DMV region.
The Cardiac Cath Lab Clinical Nurse Specialist will join an esteemed clinical setting that has been deemed as a regional leading provider of top-quality cardiac care. This facility is home to a state-of-the-art Cardiovascular Center that provides care for patients suffering from the most extreme cases of heart attack and cardiovascular diseases such as angina or chest pain,atrial fibrillation, congenital heart defects and diseases, heart valve disease, aortic aneurysm, coronary artery diseases, heart failure, and varicose and spider veins. The Cardiovascular Center is also fully equipped to offer diagnosticnoninvasive cardiac testing and treatment, including aneurysm surgeries, cardiac ablation, limb salvage, heart transplants,mitral valve disease treatments,transcatheter aortic valve replacements, ventricular assist device implants, and leftatrial appendage closure. The Cardiac Cath Lab Clinical Nurse Specialist will work within a cardiac department that performs more than 2,000 cardiac surgeries and over 4,000 vascular procedures each and every year.
The Cardiac Cath Lab Clinical Nurse Specialist will join a highly advanced team of Cardiologists and Cardiac Specialized Clinicians and will work in tandem with the Cardiac Nurse Manager and Nurse Director. The Cardiac Cath Lab Clinical Nurse Specialist will be responsible for developing and leading the educational assessments of the Cardiology Services Line and CardiacCath Lab nursing staff including a teamofRN’s,Tech’s, and advanced cardiac care clinicians. The Cardiac Cath Lab Clinical Nurse Specialist will be expected to develop and coordinate the core education needs of the clinical bedside leaders within the department. The Cardiac Cath Lab Clinical Nurse Specialist will also be expected to provide proper orientation to new staff within the department and will provide competence-based programs for the nursing staff with a focus on skill improvement.
The hospital’s facility is located in an ideal location for any healthcare professional who is interested in living near the Metro DC area. The area itself is extremely close to many areas of Metro DC, Virginia, and of course Maryland. The Cardiology Service Line Clinical Nurse Educator will be surrounded by an abundance of 5-star dining venues and exciting live entertainment settings.
This respectable healthcare organization is prepared to offer a competitive salary including a suitable benefit package.