Registered Nurse (RN) - MICU - FT, Nights

Registered Nurse (RN) - MICU - FT, Nights

Community Health System | Cleveland, TN, 37320, US
Salary Range:$10,000 – $49,000 Salary range estimated by Zippia

Posted a month ago

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Job Description

Evaluates assigned patients and plans, implements and documents nursing care. Assists physicians during examinations and procedures. Performs various patient tests and administers medications within the scope of practice of the registered nurse. Promotes patients' independence by establishing patient care goals and teaching patients and families to understand conditions, medications, and self-care skills.

POSITION PURPOSE

The ICU Registered Nurse, under supervision of the Nurse Manager and the Nursing Supervisor is responsible for the nursing care of the patients in the Intensive Care Unit and is responsible for the direction of patient care. The RN delivers care based on patient needs appropriate for the adolescent, adults, and geriatric patients. He/she demonstrates an interest in patient centered approach to total nursing care. Supervisors instruct staff in the department. Demonstrates cooperation, flexibility, and resourcefulness when dealing with patients, visitors, physicians, and hospital personnel. The RN shall be responsible for planning, supervising and evaluating the nursing care of patients and for correlating the nursing process, the medical plan of care and policies.

POSITION QUALIFICATIONS

Education:

Must be a graduate of an approved school of nursing as evidenced by verification of state licensure.

Diploma or transcripts required upon hire.

Experience:

Minimum of one-year med/surg or critical care experience in an acute care facility within the last three years preferred.

Licenses/Certificates:

Current Tennessee or Compact State registered nurse license required. Current BLS certification required (AHA or Red Cross only). ACLS certification within 6 months of hire or upon receiving RN license, if not current upon hire.

* This posting is for a full-time night shift position. Shift differentials apply.

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To apply, please email alixandra_raup@chs.net