RN - ICU North Richland, TX

Employer
DrCruiter - RnCruiter
Location
North Richland Hills, TX, US
Salary
Competitve
Posted
Aug 18, 2017
Closes
Sep 18, 2017
Ref
4e7a961b
Specialty
ICU / CCU
Contract Type
Permanent
Job Description

The RN provides direct nursing care in accordance with established policies, procedures and protocols of the healthcare organization. The tasks and responsibilities include:

  • Assesses plans and evaluates patient care needs.
  • Carries out physician orders.
  • Administers prescribed medications, changes dressings, cleans wounds, monitors vital signs.
  • Serves as the primary coordinator of all disciplines for well coordinated patient care.
  • Monitors, records and communicates patient condition as appropriate utilizing computerized documentation systems.
  • Instructs and educates patients and families.
  • Assesses and coordinates patient's discharge planning needs with members of the healthcare team.
  • Provides age and culturally appropriate care.
  • Orients and mentors new staff members.
  • Follows Standard Precautions using personal protective equipment as required.

Minimum Position Requirements:

  • Graduate of an accredited school of professional nursing; BSN preferred.
  • Current licensure as an RN required
  • Current certification as a BLS.
  • A minimum of 1 year ICU RN experience or 3 years MedSurg RN experience.
  • Customer service abilities including effective listening skills.
  • Critical thinking skills, decisive judgment and the ability to work with minimal supervision in a fast paced environment.
  • Ability to perform work that requires frequent standing, bending, reaching, squatting, kneeling, moving, lifting of patients and/or equipment up to 50 pounds.
Company Description

RnCruiter, a division of DrCruiter is owned and operated by clinicians, for clinicians and highly qualified healthcare professionals.... and different than all other healthcare executive staffing companies!

Visit www.DrCruiter.com for more information!