Registered Nurse ICU

  • Location:
  • Salary:
    negotiable
  • Job type:
    Full-Time
  • Posted:
    3 months ago
  • Category:
    Registered Nurse
  • Deadline:
    July 26, 2019
  • Languages:
    English
  • Gender:
    Male, Female, Other

Company Overview

On call staffing solutions, the nation’s most sophisticated  recognized healthcare staffing company, offers nursing, allied, and advanced practice healthcare professionals a full range of per diem, contract, travel and permanent placement opportunities. Whether you want to work flexible hours in your home town or travel to exciting places, we have the job that’s right for you! With top pay, great benefits and a broad variety of assignments, it’s no wonder we’re the FAVORITE of healthcare professionals across America!
Job Summary

You will be required to conduct assessment, implementation and coordination of complex care and interventions,supporting a compassionate and therapeutic environment for critically ill patients
Providing comfort and preventing suffering,collaborating with patients, their families, their healthcare providers, and healthcare professionals.

 

Responsibilities and Duties

  • Responsibilities. Acting as patient advocates, arranging and overseeing continuous monitoring and nursing vigilance.Evaluating intensive care patients, recognizing complications, administering care and coordinating with other members of the critical care team.
  • day-to-day activities of the position.
    • Carries out physician orders.
    • Administers prescribed medications, changes dressings, cleans wounds, monitors vital signs.
    • Provides respiratory and ventilator management and monitoring for patients.
    • Serves as the primary coordinator of all disciplines for well coordinated patient care.
    • Monitors, records and communicates patient condition as appropriate utilizing computerized documentation systems.
    • Instructs and educates patients and families.
    • Assesses and coordinates patient’s discharge planning needs with members of the healthcare team.
    • Provides age and culturally appropriate care.
    • Orients and mentors new staff members.
    • Follows Standard Precautions using personal protective equipment as required.

Qualifications 

  • Current licensure as an RN.
  • Current certification as a BLS Healthcare Provider and ACLS.
  • Graduate of an accredited school of professional nursing.
  • Two+ years previous critical care nursing experience required.

Skills

  • Customer service abilities including effective listening skills.
  • Critical thinking skills, decisive judgment and the ability to work with minimal supervision in a fast paced environment.
  • Ability to perform work that requires frequent standing, bending, reaching, squatting, kneeling, moving, lifting of patients and/or equipment up to 50 pounds.

Benefits and Perks

  • Direct Deposit and Weekly Pay
  • First Day Health Insurance
  • 401(k) Retirement Plan
  • Company Provided Housing Options
  • Travel Stipend and Transportation Bonus Available

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