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Cath Lab - Inpatient

Cath Lab - Inpatient

Cath Lab - Inpatient

For more information contact:
Becky Raben or
Tara Neth

Nurse Recruiters
(812) 485-4386 

The Inpatient Cath Lab is located on the first floor of the hospital, adjacent to Same Day Surgery and the Center for Advanced Medicine.

Patient Population:

  • Adult diagnostic and interventional cardiac including coronary and electrophysiology procedure patients
  • Admitted from observation unit, inpatient units or directly from the Emergency Department.
  • Patients receive monitoring including Electrocardiography (EKG), pulse oximetry, NIBP (non-invasive blood pressure monitoring) and can have at least one or more pressure lines for arterial pressure monitoring.
  • Patients may come to the area on ventilator support.  Respiratory Therapists accompany the patients in that event.
  • Anesthesia coverage is secured by request of the physician performing the case if deep sedation is required.   

Rotation/Shifts:

  • Hours of operation are Monday through Friday 0630 until 1700.
  • Hours are flexible depending on the procedures scheduled for the day.
  • On-call after hours, weekends and on holidays.

Nursing Care:

  • Nursing care is focused on the assessment, diagnosis, planning, treatment and evaluation of patients requiring acute care.
  • Type of staff in area – Clinical Supervisor, Registered Nurses (RNs), Patient Care Technician II (PCT II), Interventional Radiology Technologists (RT), and Unit Coordinator (UC).
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