Registered Nurse (RN) ICU

Location
Boca Raton, FL
Salary
Competitive
Posted
Aug 30, 2017
Closes
Sep 29, 2017
Specialty
ICU / CCU
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Registered Nurse / RN Medical ICU
Unit Description:
The Medical Intensive Care Unit has a total of 16 beds with an average RN patient ratio of 2:1. This unit primarily cares for patients with complex medical critical care problems. Diseases managed in the MICU include but are not limited to respiratory failure due to ARDS, pneumonia, COPD, asthma, neuromuscular diseases, shock, major pulmonary embolism, congestive heart failure, acute and chronic renal failure, upper and lower gastrointestinal hemorrhage, severe pancreatitis, liver failure, and life-threatening infections.
Our Ideal Candidate:
The ideal Registered Nurse candidate for this department will have a minimum one year of previous critical care experience in an inpatient hospital setting. Candidates should be familiar with vasoactive drugs, ventilators, trach care and stroke patients. RN's must have very strong critical thinking skills in addition to being compassionate and professional.

Minimum Qualifications:
  • Current Florida Registered Nurse Licensure
  • Current BLS and ACLS issued by the American Heart Association
  • Minimum of 1 year of hospital ICU experience
  • Must have excellent written and verbal communication skills.

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