Community Health Systems RN - ICU - FT - NIGHTS in Crystal River, Florida
Delivers advanced professional and technical nursing care to pediatric, adolescent, adult and geriatric patients with real or potential life threatening illnesses in support of and in collaboration with care directed by the medical staff.
Interacts and collaborates with staff, physicians, and patients regarding our programs for the reduction of Hospital Acquired Conditions (HACs) and Hospital Acquired Infections (HAIs).
Actively engages in all initiatives to improve patient satisfaction results.
Collaborates with other disciplines in order to facilitate patient care.
Performs nursing techniques for the comfort and well being of the patient.
Prepares equipment and assists physicians during treatments and examinations of patients.
May be needed to work beyond the regular tour of duty or in another patient care unit as assigned by department head or nursing supervisor.
Minimum Education: Associate/Diploma/Bachelor's degree in Nursing. Provide copy of diploma or transcript to meet CLIA requirement for moderately complex lab testing.
Required Education: Completion of the hospital s Essentials of Critical Care Orientation (ECCO) within one year.
Preferred Experience: One year experience in adult critical care nursing
Required Certification/Registration: Current Florida RN license; BLS and ACLS certifications.
Preferred Certification/Registration: CCRN
Required Competency/Education: C ompletion of Moderate Sedation and NIHSS stroke education within 90 days of hire and a Basic Arrhythmia competency within 12 months of hire.
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities: Effective oral and written communication skills in the English language.Ability to perform effectively in fast paced, stressful environment.
ACLS, EKG & BLS courses required prior to hire from American Heart Association ONLY
Job: Intensive Care / Critical Care
Organization: Seven Rivers Regional Medical Center
Location: FL-Crystal River
Requisition ID: 1741544