Full Job Description
Nuvance Health is a family of award-winning nonprofit hospitals and healthcare professionals in the Hudson Valley and western Connecticut. Nuvance Health combines highly skilled physicians, state-of-the-art facilities and technology, and compassionate caregivers dedicated to providing quality care across a variety of clinical areas, including Cardiovascular, Neurosciences, Oncology, Orthopedics, and Primary Care.
Nuvance Health has a network of convenient hospital and outpatient locations — Danbury Hospital, New Milford Hospital, Norwalk Hospital and Sharon Hospital in Connecticut, and Northern Dutchess Hospital, Putnam Hospital Center and Vassar Brothers Medical Center in New York — plus multiple primary and specialty care physician practices locations, including The Heart Center, a leading provider of cardiology care, and two urgent care offices. Non-acute care is offered through various affiliates, including the Thompson House for rehabilitation and skilled nursing services, and the Home Care organizations. For more information about Nuvance Health, visit www.nuvancehealth.org.
Coordinates, organizes, and directs the daily nursing activities required to support cardiovascular diagnostic services. Ensures quality, timeliness, efficiency and cost effectiveness in all departmental operations are met. Performs, as needed various diagnostic studies including stress testing and arrhythmia detection, radiopharmaceutical injection, and contrast injection as well as other diagnostic tests needed in the OP testing sites. Assists in scheduling patients testing as needed. Performs procedures to ensure maintenance and operation of diagnostic equipment within manufacturers specifications and accreditation requirements. Assists in continuing quality assurance on diagnostic equipment and studies. Assures that supplies are adequately maintained for all diagnostic tests. Prepares various reports and statistics as required by regulatory agencies and department leadership. Population served based on scope of services in the department.
Minimum five (5) years experience in cardiac care
Bachelors of Nursing degree or equivalent.
Two (2) years radiopharmaceuticals and radiation safety experience
Two (2) years arrhythmia detection experience.
PREFER: Two (2) years supervisory experience.
New York State RN license
BLS Certification and ACLS Certification
M-F 7:30am -3:30pm