Critical Care Nurse

Would you like to work only 1 weekend per month? Looking for a new career that offers excellent benefits, tuition reimbursement, and endless opportunities for career growth? Then join the Good Shepherd family! Are you a critical care, ICU or telemetry nurse? At Good Shepherd's LTACH unit you will be rewarded with low patient to nurse ratios giving you an opportunity to provide a high level of specialized care to our patients while at the same time gain an opportunity to bond with the patients you serve. If this sounds desirable to you, we want to speak to you! Our LTACH nursing is a specialty that exists to care for patients who are experiencing life-threatening health crises within a patient / family centered model of care. Our critical care/ acute care RN (CCRN) work collaboratively with an interdisciplinary team to provide advanced coordination of patient care. Job Summary: The critical care RN in our long-term acute care Specialty Hospital promotes and restores patient's health by completing the nursing process. The CCRN is responsible for collaborating with physicians and multidisciplinary team members and for providing physical and psychological support to patients, friends and families. Delegates and evaluates care assigned to CNAs to meet acute patient care needs. *Gathers physiological and psychosocial data on admission and at regular intervals, analyzes and validates data from multiple sources to make complex decisions about priorities of care in life threatening and non-life threatening situations. *Sets goals to organize assignment; collaborates with patients and their families on patient's desired goals. *Acts on physician's orders in a timely manner, while developing independent nursing interventions appropriate to the acute patient's response to care. Documents interventions and the responses in order to improve systems that support patient care. Night Shift (7:00pm – 7:30am) YourMembership_RPM. Keywords: Registered Nurse (RN), Location: Aliquippa, PA - 15001
Good Shepherd's LTACH
Full time
Aliquippa, Pennsylvania 15001, US