Community Health Systems Registered Nurse ICU- Full Time Day Shift in Victoria, Texas
Providesdirect patient care including treatments, activities, nourishment, drugs, andparenteral therapy in a safe and competent manner to the critical care patient. Carries out physician orders to insurepatient care is complete. Abides bypolicy and procedure of hospital and established routines to assure qualitycare is provided. Gives patientassignments and supervises care of others when in charge.
Completion of a college or hospital based school of nursing as evidenced by licensure in the State of Texas by BNE or compact agreement.
Orientation and training will be provided that is specific to ICU until able to function independently and demonstrates proficiency in basic skills.
Current Texas Licensure to practice professional nursing.
Current BCLS certification or obtained during the first week of orientation
ACLS within first year in ICU.
Knowledgeable in basic nursing skills.
Proficient in drug types, interactions and reference materials.
Knowledgeable to give medications and perform duties of a RN.
Specific knowledge of medical terminology to be able to understand carry out physician orders.
Specific knowledge of the basic principles of the nursing field and their applications to be able to understand and carry out the duties of a staff nurse.
General knowledge of arithmetic, spelling, and grammar to be able to do drug calculations and properly document patient care.
Specific knowledge of nursing principles and patient care procedures in order to communicate properly with patients, staff, and physicians.
General knowledge assure physician orders are carried out effectively.
Job: Intensive Care / Critical Care
Organization: DeTar Healthcare System
Requisition ID: 1813000