Position : Intensive Care RN
CANDIDATES MUST HAVE A MINIMUM of 2 YEARS‘ CURRENT CRITICAL CARE experience in a medium to large sized facility. Assignment is in a 30-bed Trauma / Neuro / Surgical ICU.
Floating may be required to 4 Tower Progressive Care and other critical care units.
SKILLS to include Critical Care Competencies; Vent management (Surgical, neuro or trauma ICU experience strongly preferred) with comfort level managing patients with vents, ventricular drains, with drips including: Amiodarone, Cardizem, Heparin, Insulin, pressors, and other titratable drips etc; central lines (CVP and AL.) ACLS (AHA,) BLS (AHA,) and NIHSS Cert. Patient:Nurse ratio in critical care generally 2:1, but may occasionally vary due to unit/census/staffing/acuity.
EPIC knowledge very helpful but will provide 8 hours of class instruction during initial orientation.
Successful completion of the two-day class orientation including Epic competency required to continue in the assignment.