Registered Nurse - ICU

Butler Health System Butler, PA
- ASN, BSN, or RN Diploma

* Minimum 1 year experience required

Responsible for providing direct nursing care to assigned patients in the Intensive Care Unit. Provides intensive nursing care to acutely ill medical and/or surgical inpatients. The Registered Nurse's responsibilities include, but are not limited to, performance improvement initiatives, utilization of the nursing process in the provision of care, communication skills, flexibility, quality improvement activities, and professional growth.

QUALIFICATIONS:

Education:

Minimum: Graduate of a Registered Nurse program.

Preferred: Bachelor Degree in Nursing, CCRN

Registration/Certification/Licensure:

Current PA RN license, Healthcare Provider CPR, ACLS within one year hire/transfer, and Act 33/73 clearances.

Experience:

Minimum: One year med/surg experience and arrhythmia interpretation.

Preferred: Critical Care experience including, but not limited to: IAPB, IV insertion, care of the ventilator patient, ABG's, SwanGanz, arterial lines, care of the post-open heart patient, care of patient requiring CRRT, ACLS and PALS.

Other Requirements:

Comprehensive Crisis Management per policy, participation in the Rapid Response Team and Cardiac Arrest Team, as assigned.

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