Registered Nurse (RN) Intensive Care Unit (CCU)

Location
Conroe, Texas
Salary
Competitive Salary
Posted
Dec 06, 2017
Closes
Jan 17, 2018
Ref
06437-87394
Specialty
ICU / CCU
Contract Type
Permanent

Conroe Regional Medical Center
- Conroe, TX


 

Registered Nurse (RN) - Intensive Care Unit (ICU) (CCU)


 

Conroe Regional Medical Center
is being recognized as a comprehensive regional tertiary referral center after expanding to 360 beds, a staff of 1,200 with over 250 physicians on staff.  Both the Neonatal Intensive Care Unit and the Emergency Department are Level III services - providing higher levels of care that are not readily available in many regions between Dallas and Houston.  The recently opened and expanded Intensive Care and Cardiac Care Units provide state-of-the-art technology and monitoring for as many as 36 patients at a time. The objective of Conroe Regional Medical Center remains the same - to serve the people in the community who come to us for their healthcare needs. The focus continues to expand as we offer the entire region a convenient, quality location filled with educated, professional staff who can provide expert care using technologically advanced techniques and equipment right in their own backyard.

Conroe Regional Medical Center
is currently looking for a Registered Nurse (RN) - Intensive Care Unit (ICU) (CCU).

 

 

Responsibilities:

  • Responsible for assessing, planning, implementing and evaluating care for assigned patients.
  • Responsible for meeting the Standards of Practice for the ICU and managing all assigned personnel, supplies and equipment.
  • Participates in activities to plan, measure, assess and improve the quality of patient care.
  • Responds to Code Blue situations and implements life-saving measures per ACLS protocol.
  • Interprets ECG rhythm strips and evaluates 12-lead ECGs.
  • Monitors and titrates IV vasoactive, antiarrhythmic and other special drugs.
  • Assists with insertion of arterial lines, pulmonary artery catheters and IABP.
  • Monitors invasive pressures such as those above.
  • Draws blood from arterial, CVP and other invasive lines.
  • Assesses critically ill patients in an ongoing manner, per protocol.
  • Accompanies and monitors patients going to other department for tests/procedures.
  • May accompany patients in transport during interfacility transfers.
  • Assumes the responsibility of charging the unit as needed

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