RN - ICU
Company: Health Career Associates
Location: COOS BAY
Posted on: May 3, 2021
RN - ICU
DAYS AND NIGHTS SHIFTS AVAILABLE
General job duties/ Types of procedures required.
Assesses patients, as appropriate to the scope of care the nurse
will provide. Assessments may include: physical, psychosocial,
learning needs and barriers, needs related to age/culture,
Establishes nursing diagnoses based on results of assessments and
in collaboration with the interdisciplinary team.
Plans care according to identified diagnoses and needs. Updates
plan of care as appropriate.
Implements/performs individualized care, based on nursing care plan
and the nurses role with the patient.
This care may include but not be limited to:
o Assisting with activities of daily living, including fall risk
management and safe patient handling.
o Medication administration
o Skin assessment/wound care
o Pain management
o Operation/manipulation of biomedical and other patient care and
testing equipment, including but not limited to infusion pumps,
patient transfer equipment, cardiopulmonary monitors, invasive
catheters and drains, thermoregulation devices, measurement
devices, medication dispensing cabinets, external therapeutic
o Assisting the physician and other licensed, independent
practitioners with invasive and non-invasive procedures.
o Teaching patients and their families about current illness,
medical tests, medication, general healthcare, illness and disease
prevention, and wellness promotion.
o Providing appropriate assignment, supervision, and direction to
unlicensed assistive personnel in order to ensure optimum patient
o Providing interdisciplinary coordination and facilitation of
Documents patient assessments, interventions, care, and teaching in
the electronic medical record. Documents in paper format, as
necessary. Documentation is complete, concise, timely, and
Evaluates care provided, communicates patient status and results of
care to the interdisciplinary team.
Other duties as assigned
Proficiently identifies and interprets cardiac rhythm strips;
thoroughly knowledgeable regarding cardiac monitoring system and
Collaborates with Respiratory Therapy in monitoring of ventilator
function and settings; evaluates and reports to provider patient
response to mechanical ventilation
Monitors and works with pulmonary artery lines
Equipment utilized in the unit/dept. (Is there computerized
charting, medication systems, etc.)
ICU: Phillips Monitors, Hospira/B Braun IV Pumps, Tube Feeding
Pump, Servo Vent, Triple Lumen, Arterial Lines, High Flow Oxygen,
REU: Phillips Monitors and Telemetry units
Recent (within past 5 years) acute care hospital experience
Acute care hospital experience in past two years or has completed
Critical Care classes
Specific licensures and certifications/registrations required.
(ARRT, CRT, BLS, ACLS, etc)
Licensed to practice as a Registered Nurse in the state of
American Heart Association Healthcare Provider Basic Life Support
(BLS) or must be obtained by the last day of the month after the
60-day grace period
American Heart Association Advanced Cardiac Life Support card or
must be obtained by the last day of the month after the 6-month
American Heart Association Pediatric Advanced Life Support or
Emergency Nurses Association Emergency Nurse Pediatric Course card
or obtain within 1 year of hire
Trauma Nurse Core Curriculum (TNCC) card or Trauma Care After
Resuscitation (TCAR) for initial certification or obtain within 1
year of hire. Recertify TNCC or Trauma Care After Resuscitation
(TCAR) every 4 years.
National certification in critical care nursing (CCRN or
1900-0730, nights, every other weekend
ICU 12 beds. REU 26 beds
Nurse to patient ratio of this unit. (nursing only)
ICU: 1:2 (can be 1:3 if high amount of overflows)
REU: 1:4 (can be 1:5 at times)
ICU: 2 shifts (orientation to the department and EMR, competency
that will be completed as well)
REU: 1 shift- additional if needed
OUTSTANDING SALRY AND BENEFITS !!
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