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Interventional Radiology Nurse

  • 584421
  • Registered Nurse
  • February 10, 2021
  • 6201 Harry Hines Blvd.
  • Dallas, TX 75390
  • 13 Weeks
  • March 22, 2021
  • NurseChoice
  • Temporary
  • $1,680 - $1,857*
  • *Actual revenue will vary depending on location, clinical setting, pay or mix and other factors.

Job Description & Requirements

Interventional Radiology Nurse

Handle correspondence, including but not limited to referrals and notifications regarding deceased patients. Return and document patient phone calls. Contact patients regarding procedure premedication. Field staff messages/calls from scheduling office. Contact appropriate providers to address message, patient or service contacting IR. Communicate and coordinate with IR schedulers and lead tech for vendor/rep participation with procedure as needed. Communicate with lead tech for supply ordering. Complete work/school release forms, FMLA paperwork. Coordinate care including but not limited to pre-procedure order entry for angiography, CT/US, clinic, and pre-surgical testing for all outpatients. Enter orders in EPIC for outside referrals. Review referrals and discuss with provider as needed. Coordinate care of patients with IVC filters between hematologists, primary care physicians and IR physicians for possible IVC retrieval. Provide post-procedure education, send prescriptions for flushes, and/or medical supplies as needed. Post-procedure removal of arterial/venous sheaths and dialysis circuit woggles following procedures. Upload patient images as needed. TACE orders to pharmacy. Communicate with AVS lab team regarding upcoming AVS's as well as final AVS lab reports. Maintain patient list without a final AVS report and continually update. Fax final AVS reports to the ordering/referring provider. Check/order supplies such as MIC-KEY buttons, catheters, ports, drains, stents, etc. Understand layout of the Angio core for ordering procedure supplies. Work closely with IR outpatient/inpatient schedulers. Assist patients with drainage bag exchanges in ER/Prep-Recovery/Waiting area. Assist patient needs and triage into the IR schedule as same day add-on. Review CT/US/IR/Clinic schedules to facilitate communication with other teams/outside hospitals.

Required Qualifications

TX RN or Compact RN License BLS 2 Years of RN Coordinator Exp -Be able to multitask and stop and start tasks effectively -VERY Organized -Comfortable picking up and running with things -IR exp preferred or with take ICU/ER with some IR exp -Epic exp preferred -may need to assist with bedside care but rare -most likely will not interact with COVID positive Pts but could if they go to help out bedside in the ER unit but unlikely -scheduling exp preferred

Preferred Qualifications

ICU/ER/IR exp Scheduling exp

Facility Location

Known to locals as simply “Big D,” everything in this sprawling Texas town is larger than life. A major center for banking, finance and oil, Dallas knows how to balance business and pleasure. It boasts more shopping centers than any other U.S. city, an abundance of sporting pleasures and excellent travel nursing assignments at its leading facilities.

Job Benefits

NurseChoice isn't your ordinary travel nurse recruitment agency. An AMN Healthcare company, NurseChoice is the national leader in connecting registered nurses with quick-start, short-term travel assignments (typically four to eight weeks in duration), including EMR and critical staffing assignments, while also offering some of the travel nursing industry's best benefits and highest pay rates. AMN Healthcare is an EEO/AA/Disability/Protected Veteran Employer.  We encourage minority and female applicants to apply.

About the Company

NurseChoice isn't your ordinary travel nurse recruitment agency. An AMN Healthcare company, NurseChoice is the national leader in connecting registered nurses with quick-start, short-term travel assignments (typically four to eight weeks in duration), including EMR and critical staffing assignments, while also offering some of the travel nursing industry's best benefits and highest pay rates. AMN Healthcare is an EEO/AA/Disability/Protected Veteran Employer.  We encourage minority and female applicants to apply.

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