HCA, Hospital Corporation of America Registered Nurse (RN) Vascular Access Nurse - PRN days in Independence, Missouri
Centerpoint Medical Center - Independence, MO
RN - Vascular Access Nurse (PICC Nurse) –PRN days
The Vascular Access Nurse will coordinate, place, and maintain vascular access devices including midline and peripherally inserted central catheters (PICC Line). Position will be responsible for placement of PICC lines per x-ray or tip confirmation system, and will provide care, maintenance, and handle complications of central venous catheters. Vascular Access Nurse will provide care in accordance with the hospital and departmental policies and procedures, and supports the mission of CTMC. The Vascular Access Nurse provides care for ages 16 and over, young adult patients 18-39 years, adult patients age 40-64 years, and geriatric patients age 65 and older. This is a PRN day position (1-2 shifts per week and an occasional weekend shift).
Centerpoint Medical Center features 221 private rooms, state-of-the-art equipment and technology, and some of the latest clinical services available to patients. Along with our high-tech services, we also remain focused on providing compassionate care and the best possible customer service for our patients. In addition, we offer numerous features for visitors, including sleeper chairs in patient rooms, comfortable waiting areas, wireless internet access throughout the facility, and more.
Centerpoint Medical Center features the following: * Level II Trauma Center (the only one in eastern Jackson County) with 24/7 Emergency Services
An accredited Chest Pain Center and a variety of Cardiovascular Services
Orthopedic Services including Total Joints and Sports Medicine
An accredited Cancer Program and a state-of-the-art Breast Center with a nurse navigator
Neuroscience Services for the treatment of brain and spine disorders as well as injuries
Women's Services, including a Level III Neonatal Intensive Care Unit to provide care for early or ill newborns and a labor and delivery unit
Outpatient Services, including a surgery center, advanced wound care center, sleep disorders center, imaging, rehab and more.
Education: Graduation from a school of nursing is required. Bachelor of Science in Nursing is preferred.
Licensure/Certifications: Must hold a current license from Missouri State Board of Nursing. BCLS required. ACLS required within six months of hire date. Certified Registered Nurse Infusion (CRNI) is preferred. Vascular Access Board Certified (VA-BC) is preferred.
Experience: Two years clinical nursing experience to include IV therapy and PICC insertions is required.
Title: Registered Nurse (RN) Vascular Access Nurse - PRN days
Location: Missouri-Independence-Centerpoint Medical Center
Requisition ID: 09726-42072