Cardiac Stress test Nurse (121-19)

Posted: Sep 27, 2019

  • Category Nursing
  • Schedule PRN (as needed)
  • Shift Typically business hours. Will vary as needs arise.
  • Department Cardiopulmonary

Job Description

POSITION SUMMARY:

  • The stress test nurse will be present and oversee all stress test.
  • The stress test nurse will communicate critical findings to the reading cardiologist.
  • The stress test nurse will primarily perform stress test in the a.m. but will be available until 4:30 p.m. if a patient presents to the ED with chest pain and needs a stress test.
  • The stress test nurse will have a split job description with nursing administration to assist in duties for the nursing directors in the afternoon.

Qualifications

POSITION EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE REQUIREMENTS:

  • Current Ohio RN licensure
  • BLS and ACLS
  • Previous clinical background
  • Attend additional training to learn interpretation of EKG’s.
  • Perform 100 stress test at a Cardiologist office prior to being independent with stress test.