Job: Registered Nurse (RN) - Anticoagulation Clinic - Cardiology

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Job Description

Do you pride yourself in putting patient care first? Are you looking for a full time, Monday-Friday position where you can utilize your nursing knowledge and experience, along with your critical thinking skills on a daily basis? If so, we want to speak with you!

We are searching for an RN to add to our amazing team!

This position is responsible for the accurate monitoring and interpretation of lab values pertaining to anticoagulant agents and subsequent dosing of those agents per protocol for patients of Tri City Cardiology physicians. This position assists Tri City Cardiology physicians with accurate individualized patient monitoring.

The incumbents in this position perform all functions according to established policies, procedures, regulatory and accreditation requirements. Adhering to the requirement in the employee handbook as well as adhering to Tri City’s Standards of Behavior is required.

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS:

  • Performs complete clinical assessment and documentation according to department expectations and based on individual patient findings for patient in the office and remotely managed.
  • Ability to determine Warfarin dosing and care plan based on clinical assessment and individual patient findings.
  • Knowledge of the novel oral anticoagulant (NOAC) medications and NOAC therapy management.
  • Ability to assess and provide a plan of care for patients receiving a bridging agent.
  • Provides patient with accurate instructions, and safe and proper use of anticoagulant medication management.
  • Responsible for coordination of peri-procedural requirements for patients on anticoagulants with multiple departments in the organization. Assists with collaboration with provider and ensuring surgical clearance process is completed.
  • Comply with TCC and ACCP guidelines with patient care and INR/Warfarin management.
  • Perform INR testing on patients via finger stick.
  • Oversees and assists Medical Assistance with high level clinical issues that may be out of the scope of practice and as determined by policies and procedures.
  • Required to respond to emergency events in all departments.

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS

  • High school diploma or GED.
  • Current valid Arizona RN license.
  • Cardiology experience required
  • Current ACLS certification (must be obtained within 90 days if not current).
  • Current BLS certification (must be obtained within 90 days if not current).
  • 40 wpm typing.
  • Completion of Anticoagulation Certification or equivalent education within one year of employment.
  • Demonstrated critical thinking ability in order to resolve problems and carry out instructions.
  • Ability to multi task.
  • Excellent verbal communication skills in an effective, clear, calm, friendly and professional manner. Demonstrates a high sense of urgency at all times. 
  • Ability to effectively communicate to all internal and external customers.
  • Manages tasks in a timely fashion.
  • Knowledge of basic computer and math skills.
  • Ability to read and interpret documents.

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS:

Knowledge of anticoagulation management preferred.

We offer a comprehensive compensation package that includes competitive salaries as well as:

  • Health, Dental & Vision coverage (1st of the month following 60 days of employment!)
  • Company Sponsored Life Insurance
  • Disability Insurance
  • 401(k)
  • PTO (vacation, sick & personal time off)
  • Company Paid Holidays
  • Employee Recognition & Rewards Programs with opportunities to earn gift cards and additional PTO!

Important Notes

This position requires weekly travel to our Baywood, Dobson, Gilbert and San Tan Valley clinic locations. Mileage reimbursement is provided.

Locations

Tri-City Cardiology - Administration
6402 E Superstition Springs Blvd., Suite 224
Mesa, AZ 85206
Tri-City Cardiology - Baywood
6750 E. Baywood Avenue
Mesa, AZ 85206
Tri-City Cardiology - Dobson
1520 S. Dobson Road
Mesa, AZ 85202
Tri-City Cardiology - Scottsdale
8765 E Bell Road, Suite 110
Scottsdale, AZ 85260
Tri-City Cardiology - South Gilbert
3530 S Val Vista Drive Ste. 103
Gilbert, AZ 85297
Tri-City Cardiology- San Tan Valley
36543 N. Gantzel Rd. Bldg. 15, Ste. 101
San Tan Valley, AZ 85140
Tri-City Cardiology - Administration
Tri-City Cardiology - Baywood
Tri-City Cardiology - Dobson
Tri-City Cardiology - Scottsdale
Tri-City Cardiology - South Gilbert
Tri-City Cardiology- San Tan Valley

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