Community Health Systems RN, Neuro ICU - Days with Rotation as needed in St. Petersburg, Florida

Description:

Be part of the Next Level of Neurological Care!

Bayfront Health St. Petersburg, Pinellas County s Level II Trauma Center, seeks a dynamic CRITICAL CARE RN to join our upgrade and expanded 12 unit!

About Bayfront Health St. Petersburg

Serving the Tampa Bay community since 1906, Bayfront Health St. Petersburg is a 480-bed private teaching hospital located in St. Petersburg. In addition to accreditation by The Joint Commission, Bayfront is certified as Pinellas County s only Level II trauma center with Bayflite (air medical flight program), Level III regional perinatal intensive care center, primary stroke center , chest pain center w/PCI, Level IV epilepsy cente r and Joint Commission certified in hip and knee replacement. The strength of Bayfront Health St. Petersburg is in the depth and breadth of the physicians and specialists available, as well as in the expertise and resources available to our patients.

Neuro ICU - Unit Overview

  • Case Types: Traumatic Brain Injury; Complicated Spine surgery; Stroke; Epilepsy; Neuro-interventional radiology

  • Technology/Equipment includes: GE monitor including EKG, Hemodynamic and Intracranial Pressure (ICP) monitoring; Lumbar drains; Ventriculostomy

Qualifications

Qualifications

Education

  • Graduate of an accredited school of Nursing, ASN

  • BSN preferred

Experience

  • Minimum of 1 year recent acute care nursing experience required.

  • 2 - 5 years experience in a Progressive Care, Cardiac, Trauma or Neuro Critical Care unit preferred.

  • Familiar with trauma, stroke, closed head injuries, spinal cord injuries, intracranial pressure monitoring and ventilatory management preferred.

  • Must have strong critical thinking and assessment skills.

Licensure/Certification

  • Current Florida State Registered Nurse license required

  • BLS and ACLS through American Heart Association required

  • Critical Care Course preferred

  • NIH Stroke Scale preferred

Job: Intensive Care / Critical Care

Organization: Bayfront Health St. Petersburg

Location: FL-St. Petersburg

Requisition ID: 1804193