Demonstrates, through behavior, AdventHealth service standards.
[Clinical Competence] Performs diagnostic, radiographic (IR), therapeutic endovascular (NI) and non-vascular interventional radiographic procedures. Utilizes the knowledge and skills for age-specific factors necessary to perform safe and effective procedures on patients of all ages (neonate/infant, pediatric, adolescent, adult, and geriatrics). The knowledge and skills are acquired through formal training, Inservice, continuing education and/or experience. Willing to learn/adapt to new technologies and protocols. Addresses patient needs, questions and anxieties.
[Data Processing, Image Quality and Documentation] Utilizes proper positioning criteria and technical exposure factors. Ensures study has correct patient demographics and RT/LT annotation when post processing. Inputs procedural charges into the computer system. Confirms proper exam/patient before releasing images to PACS.
[Department Meeting Attendance] Attends department meetings consistently and promotes positive dialogue with respect to department objectives. Listens and is responsible to understand all agenda items.
[Exam Supervision and Administration] Assists physician with sterile procedures, anticipates their needs and is knowledgeable of all necessary equipment and supplies. Ensures aseptic techniques are observed. Removes sheaths and holds arterial pressure until hemostasis. Utilizes two patient identifiers to confirm patient/exam accuracy before administering exam.
[Performance Improvement] Participates in quality improvement initiatives while understanding the department performance trends and established standards. Participates in department Glint and patient satisfaction initiatives. Utilizes patient service recovery resources when appropriate. Help develop the knowledge and competency of co-workers and students.
[Personal Productivity and Accountability] Assists healthcare team. Handles various job tasks simultaneously. Works to improve productivity by maintaining IR Suite ready status by preparing the Suite and equipment for the next procedure. Takes call as rotated/assigned and responds (in hospital) within 30 minutes. Performs other duties as assigned or directed to ensure the smooth operation of the department.
[Safety and Environment of Care] Applies appropriate use of PPE: follows the OSHA/Florida Hospital Infection Control policies for handling blood or body substances, waste disposal for biohazardous and non-biohazardous waste and keeps a safe environment for patients, visitors and co-workers. Operates and maintains equipment in a safe manner. Properly wears Dosimeter badge and seeks to minimize radiation exposure.
Maintains intra-arterial access as prescribed by a licensed independent practitioner. Participates in physiologic monitoring of patients. Performs manual and mechanical hemostasis, including the use of closure devices, as prescribed by a licensed independent practitioner. Places, maintains and removes peripherally inserted central catheters as prescribed by a licensed independent practitioner.
One year Critical Care Experience, preferably in Neuro ICU
Associate Degree Nursing
Florida State license as a Registered Nurse
Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS)
Basic Life Support (BLS)
Under general supervision, the Interventional Neuro Radiology (INR) Registered Nurse performs sterile diagnostic, radiographic (IR), therapeutic endovascular (NI) and non-vascular interventional radiographic procedures and supervises and directs the activities of various levels of assigned nursing personnel in the procedural area. Takes call as rotated/assigned and responds (in hospital) within 30 minutes. Provides safe care and processing of patients ranging in age from newborn to geriatric. Actively participate in outstanding customer service and accepts responsibility in maintaining relationships that are equally respectful to all
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