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Registered Nurse - Cardiac Rehab PRN in Lake Havasu City, AZ at Havasu Regional Medical Center

Date Posted: 1/10/2019

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Job Description

Havasu Regional Medical Center

The Cardiac and Pulmonary Rehab Registered Nurse will provide direct patient care in the Cardiac and Pulmonary Rehabilitation setting. Monitors patients during exercise sessions, is able to respond quickly and appropriately to changes in patient condition. Nursing responsibilities focus on the preventive and restorative healthcare needs of the cardiovascular and pulmonary patients. Provides patient education on cardiac and pulmonary disease entities, cardiac risk factors, and behavior modification. Communicates with the Rehab Medical Director and the patient’s physician about changes in the patient’s clinical condition as appropriate. Is knowledgeable in Rehabilitation exercise equipment including but not limited to: treadmills, cycle ergometers, Upper body ergometers, step machines and free weights. Is competent in EKG monitoring and cardiac rhythm assessment. Participates in performance improvement activities as required. Documents appropriately and may assist with pre-authorization duties as needed.

Job Requirements

Minimum Associate degree in Nursing. Work requires two years clinical background in patient care or experience in cardiac rehabilitation or other related administrative/business or health care setting in order to acquire skills necessary to analyze and to develop and coordinate rehabilitation plans for patients to ensure that patients receive adequate medical care which enables their recovery and return to optimal health, OR AN EQUIVALENT COMBINATION OF RELEVANT EDUCATION AND/OR EXPERIENCE. Valid Arizona or Compact state license. ACLS required with 60 days of hire.
Equal opportunity and affirmative action employers and are looking for diversity in candidates for employment: Minority/Female/Disabled/Protected Veteran

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