AdventHealth Registered Nurse Cardiac Rehab Relief in Shawnee, Kansas
Registered Nurse Cardiac Rehab Relief AdventHealth Shawnee Mission Cardiac Rehab
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
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
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
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.
We are an equal opportunity employer and do not tolerate discrimination based on race, color, creed, religion, national origin, sex, marital status, age or disability/handicap with respect to recruitment, selection, placement, promotion, wages, benefits and other terms and conditions of employment.