Community Health Systems RN-Burn ICU-FT-Day Shifts in Jackson, 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 a nursing program. Bachelor's Degree is preferred. Prior burn, critical care or intensive care experience is preferred. Current Mississippi RN licensure is required. BLS is required upon hire or transfer; ACLS and PALS certification is required within 90 days of hire/transfer for applicants with previous critical care experience and within 12 months for new graduates and applicants without previous critical care experience. ABLS (Advanced Burn Life Support) is strongly preferred.
Job: Intensive Care / Critical Care
Organization: Merit Health Central
Requisition ID: 1826158