Community Health Systems RN-Cardiovascular ICU-FT-Weekend-Day Shifts in Vicksburg, Mississippi
Provides evaluation of assigned patients and plans, implements and documents nursing care. Provides assistance to nursing peers as requested. 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. Familiar with standard concepts, practices, and procedures within the nursing field.
Graduate of an associates degree nursing program is required; bachelor's degree is preferred.
Current Mississippi RN licensure is required. BLS and ACLS certification is required (or prior to independent patient care assignments). PALS and CPI certification is strongly preferred.
Prior critical care, intensive care, and/or cardiac care experience is preferred.
Job: Intensive Care / Critical Care
Organization: Merit Health River Region
Requisition ID: 1735592