BSN or equivalent.
Minimum 2 years clinical experience, with at least one~year
current experience in EP/Device clinic or 5+ years of
Proficient in interpretation of EKG/cardiac rhythms/
Demonstrates knowledge and skill to provide care appropriate to
the age of the patients served
Good computer and organizational skills.
Good communication skills
Ability to assess, plan and intervene and evaluate the physical,
emotional and education needs of patients.
Basic keyboarding and typing skills.
Current RN license in the State of Illinois
CPR certification required upon hire or within 60 days of
Current ACLS (Advanced Cardiac Life Support ) certification
Must be able to successfully complete clinic~based training for
Ability to work with all levels of personnel.
Ability to work under stressful situations.
Frequent periods of extended standing and sitting. Possible
lifting and assisting of patients,
If position has direct patient care or direct patient contact
the following lifting requirement supersedes any previous lifting
requirement effective 06/01/2015. Ability to lift up to 35 pounds
without assistance. For patient lifts of over 35 pounds, or when
patient is unable to assist with the lift, patient handling
equipment is expected to be used, with at least one other
associate, when available. Unique patient lifting/movement
situations will be assessed on a case~by~case basis.
To provide a description of the expected performance of
cardiology device nurses who are responsible for the direct and
indirect nursing care of patients with cardiac pacemakers and
automatic internal cardiac defibrillator systems, in accordance
with the nursing process. This nurse will collaborate with other
health care disciplines in order to provide quality and continuity
Direct Nursing Care
Indirect Nursing Care:
Nearest Major Market: Elgin
Nearest Secondary Market: Chicago