RN - Registered Nurse - Intensive Care Unit (ICU)

Ascension Health Nashville, TN
Job ID: 257144RN - Registered Nurse - Intensive Care Unit (ICU)Nashville, TennesseeRegular / Rotating

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Additional Job Information

Title: RN - Registered Nurse - Intensive Care Unit (ICU)

City, State: Nashville, TN

Location: St Thomas Midtown Hospital

Department: Intensive Care Unit 001 Neuro ICU, CVICU, MICU

Additional Job Details: Full-Time, Rotating, 36 hours, Weekly

Job Description

Job Summary:

In this position, you will provide direct nursing care for patients with life-threatening medical conditions. This unit provides an exciting opportunity for RN's who are flexible, energetic, compassionate, and looking for new challenges in a supportive environment. Prior ICU experience is not required, but only nurses who have worked in an acute care setting will be considered.

Responsibilities:

* Evaluate, revise, implement, and monitor patient care plans.

* Treat wounds and provide advanced life support.

* Observe and record patient vital signs.

* Ensure that ventilators, monitors and other types of medical equipment function properly.

* Inform and educate the patient of ongoing medical developments.

* Assess and coordinate patient's discharge plans with members of the healthcare team.

* Provide regular status updates to patients and their families to ensure they can make informed decisions regarding future treatment.

* Administer intravenous fluids and medications.

* Respond to life-saving situations, using nursing standards and protocols for treatment

Qualifications

Licenses/Certifications/Registration:

* Required Credential(s):

* Advanced Life Support credentialed from the American Heart Association (AHA) obtained within 6 Months (180 days) of hire date or job transfer date.

* BLS Provider credentialed from the American Heart Association (AHA) obtained prior to hire date or job transfer date.

* One or more of the following:

* Licensed Registered Nurse credentialed from the Tennessee Board of Nursing or current home state license for multi-state license recognition "Compact State" obtained prior to hire date or job transfer date.

* Preferred Credential(s):

* Pediatric Advanced Life Support.

Education:

* Diploma

* Graduate from an accredited school of professional nursing

Work Experience:

* Clinical nursing experience within the past five (5) years preferred.

How To Apply

How to Apply

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