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UnityPoint Health Manager Nursing Services - Cath Lab in Des Moines, Iowa

Cardiac and Vascular Invasive Cath Labs (CVL) consists of a 5 lab unit at IIMMC and a 2 lab unit at ILH and 15 bay Prep & Recovery Unit. CVL acts in accordance with the DNV Primary Stroke Center guidelines and educational requirements therein. The nurse manager has 24 hour accountability and responsibility for a direct care unit or units. The manager is responsible for creating safe, healthy environments that support the work of the health care team and contribute to patient engagement. The manager assists in creating a professional environment where team members are able to contribute to optimal patient outcomes and grow professionally.

  • Serves as the development resource for cardiovascular diagnostics by working closely with staff, supervisors, Medical directors and service line physicians. Represents the service line to medical staff, department, sections and committees.

  • Leads, manages and supports the staff members in cardiovascular Ultrasound, EKG, EEG, and Mobile diagnostics.

  • Responsible for clinical services. (ie. Management of employee and clinical resources, standards of practice, evaluation of care and services.)

  • Responsible for the administrative services. (ie. Development of budget and effective use of financial resources, marketing of services to the community, strategic planning, cooperative relations with other UnityPoint Health affiliates and services.

  • Examines measures and continuously improves operational processes, procedures and systems.

  • Collaborates with managers, is accountable for and produces aggressive quality, service growth and cost targets and results.


Minimum Requirements

Identify items that are minimally required to perform the essential functions of this position.

Preferred or Specialized

Not required to perform the essential functions of the position.


Master’s Degree Required; qualified candidates with a Bachelor’s degree are eligible but must submit an action plan

upon hire. Master’s to be completed within 3 years.

Completion of basic UPHDM Leadership courses within one year.


Two or more years of progressing leadership positions in the healthcare environment.

Experience in specialty preferred.


Current Iowa License to practice as a Registered Nurse

BCLS within 90 days

Valid driver’s license when driving any vehicle for work-related reasons.

Certification in related specialty preferred.


Read, Write and Speak fluent English.

Multicultural sensitivity.

Microsoft Office – basic computer skills.

Customer/ patient focused.

Critical thinking skills using independent judgement in making decisions.


Use of usual and customary equipment used to perform essential functions of the position.

Requisition ID: 2020-85415

Street: 1200 Pleasant St

Name: 3020 UnityPoint Health Des Moines

Posting Minimum: USD $41.52/Hr.

Name: Cardiology Administration- Met

FTE (Numeric Only; Ex. 0.01): 1.0

FLSA Status: Exempt

Scheduled Hours/Shift: 40 hours/week

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