Registered Nurse – IMC job in Oklahoma City, OK

Location
Oklahoma City, OK
Salary
Competitive
Posted
Aug 12, 2020
Closes
Aug 14, 2020
Contract Type
Travel
Hours
Full Time
Intermediate Medical Care Unit/IMCU Registered Nurse (RN) Travel Job
Registered Nurse in the Intermediate Medical Care Unit, care for patients who need a moderate level of attention. Patients , in this unit, aren t as self-sufficient as those in standard in-patient rooms, but they are not as critical as those in the Intensive Care Unit.
Intermediate Medical Care Unit/IMCU RN Responsibilities:
  • IMCU nurses treat patients who are suffering from serious conditions, such as diabetes mellitus, electrolyte imbalances, renal failure, liver failure, gastrointestinal bleeds, blood disorders, cancer, sepsis, respiratory distress or multi-system organ failure
  • The IMCU RN assess each patient s needs individually and collects relevant data, such as temperature, blood pressure and pain levels, according to the facility s prescribed procedure.
  • Conduct ongoing assessments of each patient s status in accordance with the facility s requirements.
  • Perform physician prescribed treatments in a timely manner
  • Communicate effectively with patients, families, physicians, and coworkers, being an advocate for the patient at all times
  • Evaluate patient s response to care and initiate independent and/or collaborative changes where appropriate
  • Perform other patient interventions described by the patient s individualized treatment plan.
  • Provide individualized education for the patient, family, and or caregiver throughout the continuum of care.
  • Prepare equipment and assists physician during examination and treatment of patient
  • Records all care information accurately and completely and in accordance with guidelines established for Registered Nurses
  • Performs other position related duties as assigned

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