Tenet Healthcare RN VASCULAR ACCESS/PICC IV TEAM FT DAYS AT THE HOSPITALS OF PROVIDENCE MEMORIAL CAMPUS in El Paso, Texas

RN VASCULAR ACCESS/PICC FT DAYS

The Vascular Access/PICC RN at The Hospitals of Providence Memorial Campus represents an innovative and dynamic team. They provide preeminent evidence based vascular access, PICC insertion, peripheral, and midline insertion using Ultrasound Technology skills. The Vascular Access/PICC specialist is a team player with the goal of providing the appropriate venous access needs to place the right line at the right time for every patient, each and every time. The Vascular Access/PICC RN is a professional nurse who coordinates the delivery of vascular access care during their hospital stay and to the outpatient population. The Vascular Access/PICC Registered Nurse participates in patient and family teaching, provides leadership by working cooperatively with ancillary and other patient team personnel in maintaining standards of professional nursing practice in the clinical setting.

MinimumEducation

  • Graduateof an accredited school of nursing.

Required Licenses/Certifications

  • Currentstate registration or eligibility to do so.

  • BCLS/CPR

  • Ultrasoundfor Peripheral Access Training Certificate

  • VascularAccess Device Selection, Care and Maintenance, Insertion usingMicro-Introduction and Ultrasound Certificate

  • PICCTip Confirmation Using the Sherlock 3 CG Tip Confirmation System Certificate

RequiredSkills, Knowledge, and Abilities

  • Demonstratedproficiency in acute care nursing, knowledge and skills.

  • Demonstratedproficiency in vascular access and ultrasound guided PICC insertion

  • Demonstratesproficiency in PICC care and maintenance

  • Ongoing assessment of patient's vascular access needs to place the rightline at the right time.

  • Support and educate staff to maintain appropriate vascular accessstandards

  • Liaison with staff nurses, physicians, and patients to advocate for anyvascular access issues throughout admission and beyond

  • Assist with data collection & surveillance of all lines

  • Assist with hospital wide vascular access education at skills fairs,classes, etc

  • Resource person for staff in troubleshooting any line issues, ieadministration of cath flo for occluded lines, obtaining orders for Doppler forsuspected DVT, etc.

  • Flushing Techniques

  • Provide routine dressing changes as per policy

  • Help with insertion of peripheral IVs

Job: Nursing

Organization: The Hospitals of Providence Memorial Campus

Title: RN VASCULAR ACCESS/PICC IV TEAM FT DAYS AT THE HOSPITALS OF PROVIDENCE MEMORIAL CAMPUS

Location: TX-El Paso

Requisition ID: 1805011861