Cardiac Rehab Nurse Part Time at AdventHealth

Date Posted: 11/17/2019

Job Snapshot

  • Job Schedule
    Part-Time
  • Job Category
  • Date Posted:
    11/17/2019
  • Job ID:
    19015304
  • Job Family
    Cardiology
  • Travel
    No
  • Shift
    1 - Day
  • Application Zone
    1-Shared Services
  • Organization
    AdventHealth Shawnee Mission

Job Description


Description

Cardiac Rehab Nurse Part Time AdventHealth Shawnee Mission  

 
Location Address:

Woodland Hills Building

7315 E Frontage Road, Merriam, KS 66204

Top Reasons To Work At AdventHealth Shawnee Mission

  • Received Magnet® recognition from the American Nurses Credentialing Center in January 2019
  • Providing faith-based, whole person care to Kansas City since 1962
  • Excellent health benefits, an onsite child care center and fitness facility  
  • Tuition reimbursement to support continuing education
  • Employee Referral Program
  • Largest health care provider in Johnson County with three campuses
Work Hours/Shift:

Part Time 
8 Hour shift 
Friday Only 

You Will Be Responsible For:

  • Performs an admission assessment to gather information and complete the comprehensive cardiac rehab individualized treatment plan; performs on-going assessments and progress evaluations accordingly
  • Ability to educate patients on cardiac medications in their use, administration, and side-effects
  • Conducts daily code cart and quality controls checklist appropriately
  • Provides information to potential patients at the bedside to encourage their participation in the phase II cardiac rehab program
  • Demonstrates excellent verbal phone skills to conduct follow up phone calls, insurance verification, and patient scheduling
  • Assesses the patient on an ongoing basis including physical symptomatology, behavioral life style habits, psychosocial needs, lab work and test results.
  • Notifies patient’s physicians as needed with any concerns or major changes in patient status
  • Assists in the development and implementation of the exercise prescription, assesses patient’s physiological response to exercise, and makes necessary adjustments
  • Monitor/interpret EKG/heart rhythms
  • Provides emergent care per standing orders
  • Demonstrates and instructs in the safe, and correct use of the exercise equipment
  • Provides and maintains equipment and supplies necessary for delivery of service
  • Demonstrates proper body mechanics in stretching and use of weights
  • Identifies educational needs and provides teaching necessary for each patient; continually provides support to patients as they practice new lifestyle modifications
  • Teaches formally in classes and informally one-on-one
  • Communicates effectively amongst cardiac rehab staff and referring providers
  • Demonstrates proficiency in regards to the computer documentation of the cardiac rehab exercise sessions
  • Accurately preforms charge entry
  • Willingness to identify problems and participate in problem solving process
  • Possesses excellent human relation skills as demonstrated by the ability to interface positively with all customers and employees
  • Must have the ability for work with frequent interruptions, under stress, and with minimal supervision

Qualifications
What You Will Need:
  • Associate degree or Graduate of a Technical School
  • 1 to 2 Years of Position-Related Experience
  • ACLS obtained through the American Heart Association
  • Kansas Registered Nurse License
 
Job Summary:

The Cardiac Rehab Nurse provides direct patient care and guidance to patients and families with cardiovascular disease.  He/she performs an assessment designed to gather data relevant to the patient’s individual needs and completes the cardiac rehab individualized treatment plan.  This includes assessment and evaluation of cognitive, social, functional, and psychological status.  The Cardiac Rehab Nurse performs cardiac monitoring of patients, instructs patients on proper use of the exercise equipment, adjusts exercise prescriptions as indicated, and assesses the patient’s response to exercise. They will provide cardiovascular education and support of lifestyle modifications to patients and their families.



This facility is an equal opportunity employer and complies with federal, state and local anti-discrimination laws, regulations and ordinances.

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