Registered Nurse – ICU job in San Antonio, TX

Location
San Antonio Texas
Salary
Competitive
Posted
Oct 18, 2020
Closes
Nov 18, 2020
Ref
158298
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
ICU/ Critical Care/ Intensive Care Unit Registered Nurse (RN) Travel Job As an ICU/CCU RN, you will have the privilege of providing direct nursing care to the patients we serve. Critical Care/ICU/ CCU RN Responsibilities:
  • Critical Care Registered Nurses must be proficient in a wide variety of high-level nursing skills. Exceptional Critical Care RNs have strong interpersonal communication, leadership, and critical thinking
  • Assessing a patient’s condition and planning and implementing patient care plans
  • Assisting physicians in performing procedures
  • Observing and recording vital signs
  • Evaluating and ordering diagnostic tests
  • Monitor the patients well-being, both emotional and physical
  • Collaborates with members of the critical care team
  • Administers intravenous fluids and medications
  • Responds to life threatening situations using nursing standards and protocols for treatment
  • Treats wounds and provides advanced life support
  • Ensured ventilators, monitors, and other types of medical equipment static function properly
  • Acts as patient advocate
  • Provides education and support to patient families
  • The Critical Care RN performs other position related duties as assigned

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