Medical Group - Heart and Vascular Outpatient Care

"Nurses in HVOC experience a high level of job satisfaction due to the extraordinarily diverse patient population they care for on a daily basis."  - Brenda, Nurse Manager

Nursing staff in the Heart and Vascular Outpatient Care provides care to patients undergoing non-surgical outpatient procedures, including:

 

  • Interventional radiology
  • Anteriograms
  • Peripheral stents
  • Diagnostic cardiology procedures
  • Diagnostic radiology procedures
  • Pre and post procedure care
  • Myelograms/Discograms

 

Ten-bed pre/post procedure care beds.

Our nurse-to-patient ratio is 1:3-4

A scheduling committee facilitates the self scheduling model. The unit’s of operation are Monday 0600 - Saturday 0700, thus they staff 24/5 coverage.

Orientation is four to six weeks with a consistent preceptor.

One to two years related experience in the outpatient procedure environment. Candidates should possess strong clinical assessment skills and venipuncture skills. ACLS certification will be expected within three to six months of employment.

To speak with a Nurse Recruiter, please call 717-531-5141 or email us at nurserecruitment@hmc.psu.edu.  We welcome the opportunity to personally discuss employment opportunities.