Heart Hospital of Lafayette
This professional staff person is responsible for performing assessments, developing a plan of care, implementing and evaluating the care. The RN administers medications and treatment as ordered by physicians and in keeping with the current clinical nursing practice. The RN is responsible for directing, monitoring and evaluating the care delegated to non-licensed personnel. As a member of the interdisciplinary care team, the RN works collaboratively with the other members to assure the safe and accurate delivery of care. In addition, the RN performs a range of technical services in a cross-functional mode to comprehensively serve patient needs. Assumes, under the direction of the Laboratory, responsibility for patient specimen testing, quality control, quality improvement, and equipment maintenance.
Education: Graduate of an accredited school of nursing Liscensure/Certification: Registered Nurse with current Louisiana State Board of Nursing licensure. BLS certification required prior to the end of general orientation. Successful completion of AHA approved course in ACLS within six (6) months of employment. Two to five years experience in ICU preferred.
Human Resources Heart Hospital Lafayette 1105 Kaliste Saloom Rd. Lafayette, LA 70508 337.521.1000
7a to 7p & 7p to 7a
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