Bozeman Health RN in Bozeman, Montana
Bozeman Health Deaconess Hospital
Casual Call (Per Diem/As Needed)
Job Details:POSITION DESCRIPTION POSITION SUMMARY The Radiology Nurse provides care in the ambulatory setting directed toward meeting both the psychosocial and physical needs of the patient. The RN works in a collaborative and cooperative relationship with other members of the health care team, plans and implements patient and family education and is responsible for assessing the needs and initiating appropriate intervention for patients, according to Nursing and Radiology Department philosophy, goals, policies, and procedures. PICC Line team members are responsible for in-patient and out-patient line placements per PICC line policies and protocol. Routine all required rotating weekends, weekdays and holidays. Must be available within 30 minutes when on call. REQUIREMENTS EDUCATION Required: Graduate of an accredited school of nursing Preferred: LICENSURE and CERTIFICATION Required: Current Montana Nursing License BLS and ACLS within 8 weeks of hire PALS within 6 months of hire Preferred: EXPERIENCE Required: 2 years nursing experience including proficiency with EKG monitoring Preferred: Moderate Sedation; 1+ years Radiology or Outpatient Surgery experience ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS 80% Time Spent - Assesses and monitors patients before, during and after procedures. Coordinates care with patients, physicians, nursing staff, and caregivers. Provides education before, during and after procedure. Provides accurate documentation of patient record. Accurate entry of charges for procedure. Maintains efficient workflow of department. PICC lilne placement and monitoring for those nurses assigned to PICC Team. 20% Time Spent - Participates in other activities and duties as assigned, such as participating in department specific quality improvement projects, chart audits, department specific competency validation. Participates on hospital nursing teams. Participates inventory/supply management of nursing area. Provides services to other hospital. departments, i.e. bronchoscopy. Other duties as assigned.