Avera LPN in Sioux Falls, South Dakota
To prepare and assist patients for their stress test in the office setting.
Stress test responsibilities include explaining procedure to patient, proper electrode placement and equipment set up, documenting manual B/P's with ongoing patient assessment during the test, starting IVs as necessary, and notifying physician of any EKG abnormalities.
Performs Holter/Event monitors and prepare all paperwork for results.
Assists with orientating and on the job training, maintain and order supplies, and carry out appropriate billing procedures.
Abides by all compliance requirements and policies and performs all responsibilities in an ethical manner.
Education:Graduate from a CCNE or NLN accredited nursing program is strongly preferred. Graduate from an approved nursing program is acceptable.
Licensure/Certification:Licensed as a LPN in the State of South Dakota and/or meeting the requirements of Multi-state licensure required.
Experience:1 – 2 years of patient care experience required.
Prefer candidate with strong knowledge of cardiac rhythms.
Requisition Number: 1804244
Facility: North Central Heart, Sioux Falls, SD
Department: NCH Clinic
Schedule: Part Time
Shift: Day Shift
Hours: Typically 9:00am-3:30pm, Monday through Friday