RN Radiology Nurse | Part Time Benefited | 3 Shifts/ 28 Hrs Weekly | $17,500 Sign On!
Children's National Hospital WASHINGTON, District of Columbia Full-time Nursing
Posted on May 22, 2023
RN Radiology Nurse | Part Time Benefited | 3 Shifts/ 28 Hrs Weekly | $17,500 Sign On! - (230000LR)
Radiology Sedation Nursing encompasses the care of the patient and family/legal guardian. Pre-sedation, sedation, monitoring, and post sedation services are provided to care for a range of ages from infants to adults. The Radiology Sedation Nurse is responsible for the sedation needs of the patient in collaboration with anesthesiologists and radiologists. In addition to the sedation activities, the radiology sedation nurses care for the acute and critically ill patient population during radiology exams and procedures and collaboration with the radiology team to facilitate patient flow through the scheduled exams or procedures. Patient care activities include peripheral and central line access, Contrast administration, urinary catheterizations, assessing/triaging phone consults and requests, pre-procedure patient and family education and support during the exam or procedure. The radiology teams welcome the nursing lead on safety and emergency equipment checks and regulatory compliance responsibilities.