Medical Intensive Care Unit (ICU) Registered Nurse

Location
Salary Range
$90,000.00 to $120,000.00 /year
Description

Seeking a Critical Care Registered Nurse for a full-time, permanent role in the Medical ICU at a top hospital in the Las Vegas area.

Job Type: Full-time

Responsibilities and duties:

The RN in this ICU position will manage the nursing care of critically ill patients, and follow established policies, procedures and protocols of the healthcare organization.

* Assess and evaluate patient care needs
* Carry out orders from physician
* Administer medication as prescribed, change dressings, clean wounds, and monitor patient vitals
* Provide respiratory and ventilator management and monitoring for patients
* Monitor and communicate patient condition via computerized documentation systems
* Interface with and educate patients and families
* Assess and coordinate patient discharge needs with members of the healthcare team
* Provide age and culturally appropriate care
* Orient and mentor new staff members
* Follow Standard Precautions using personal protective equipment (PPE) as required

Required qualifications and skills:

* Graduate of an accredited nursing program with a BSN
* Current Registered Nurse licensure in the state of Nevada
* Required certifications: ACLS, BCLS, NIHSS (CCRN preferred)
* At least 2 years of ICU experience
* Effective listening and customer service skills
* Ability to communicate in a clearly and concisely with patients and their families throughout treatment
* Excellent critical thinking skills and judgement
* Ability to work with minimal supervision in a fast paced environment
* Ability to perform work that requires frequent standing, walking, bending, reaching, squatting, kneeling, moving, lifting of patients and/or equipment up to 50 pounds

Benefits:

Full Benefits including

* 401k
* Paid time off
* Medical and dental coverage
* Tuition reimbursement
* Employee discount program
* Employee stock purchase program