4-9s for IR RN position, and 10 call shifts a month
Care Site Description
Good Samaritan Medical Center is part of SCL Health, a faith-based, nonprofit health care organization.
Interested in making a difference? Then check us out. Our rich heritage and mission, and our focus on health care delivery that values person-centered care, excellence and accountability are a winning combination as we bring health — and hope — to our patients.
Lafayette, CO (20 miles northwest of downtown Denver) (estab. 2004)
1,480 associates, 1,040 medical staff and 239 allied health practitioners
234 beds (192 are staffed)
Services & Expertise
Bone & Joint Institute
Cardiac & Vascular Services
Comprehensive Cancer Care
Emergency & Trauma Services
Senior ER Services
Women's and Family Services
Kudos: Good Samaritan Medical Center offers excellence across the continuum of care for patients.
The Interventional Radiology Lab of Good Samaritan Medical Center is a state of the art, single lab facility featuring a newly redesigned room which replaced our original lab of over 10 years. New lab design features new Philips x-ray equipment, a new workstation area for monitoring, and boom technology from Stryker. Services include but are not limited to: diagnostic and interventional angiography, IVC filter placements, vertebroplasties, biopsies, TIPS, G-Tube placements, paracentesis, thoracentesis, fistulagrams, and thrombolysis to name a few. The IR department utilizes the GE mac Lab monitoring system, MedRad power injector, Philips FD20 x-ray system, EKOS, Possis, and Philips ultrasound equipment. The control room is shared with the Cath Lab of Good Samaritan of which is a three lab department and IR utilizes those labs as needed.
The Interventional Radiology Lab of Exempla Good Samaritan Medical Center provides patients and physicians with services on a 24 hours a day, 7 days a week basis. Normal hours of operation are from 7am to 5:00pm, Monday through Friday. Associates are scheduled for 8 hour shifts. After-hours, weekends, and holidays are covered with a single two person call team.
Provide professional nursing care through assessment, planning, intervention, and evaluation during procedures within the IR Lab. Provide procedural sedation, critical care while in the lab as well as regular patient contact via phone consultation. Take equal share of On-Call requirements and be able to report to the department within 30 minutes of activation of a Call-Back. Meet the needs of the patient, family, physician, and staff through communication, coordination, evaluation, and teamwork.
Registered Nurse (RN); Current license to practice nursing in the State of Colorado; Current BLS and ACLS certification; 1 year previous IR Lab experience or 2 years of Critical Care experience (includes but not limited to ICU or ED).
BSN; CCRN; CRN