Registered Nurse - Cardiopulmonary Rehab - PRN in Sylva, NC at Harris Regional Hospital

Date Posted: 6/21/2018

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Job Description

Harris Regional Hospital

The Registered Nurse in Cardiopulmonary Rehabilitation assists with the orientation of new participants, initial assessment and development of the plan of care with other staff members. Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:
• Monitoring Participants for inappropriate / adverse responses to exercise.
• Blood Pressure Checks
• Telemetry Monitoring
• Making appropriate referrals and/or recommendations to the participant, staff, and the Medical Director. 
• Leads participant education sessions in area of nursing expertise. 

Job Requirements

QUALIFICATIONS:
1. Must have current Registered Nurse licensure in the State of North Carolina or from a compact state.
2. Current BLS maintained.
3. Current ACLS certification within 1 year of hire and maintain thereafter.
4. 1 year recent and relevant experience in the field.

PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS:

1. Ability to lift and move at least 50 pounds.
2. Ability to see colors, see at least 1 mm squares.
3. Ability to hear and distinguish heart and lung sounds.
4. Ability to reach overhead.
5. Ability to remain calm, continue to function effectively and develop priorities during highly stressful situations.
6. Ability to communicate effectively using written and verbal media.
7. Ability to move and operate equipment and carry supplies.

Equal opportunity and affirmative action employers and are looking for diversity in candidates for employment: Minority/Female/Disabled/Protected Veteran