Job Summary: Provides quality nursing care for those patients requiring an intensive care setting during hospitalization in the Intensive Care Unit (ICU). The nursing care is reflective of AACN Standards and is delivered in a professional manner that is appropriate to patient’s age, physical ability, and intellectual development. The nurse demonstrates proficiency in delivering treatment, and adapting care to meet the needs of one or more of the following patient populations: pediatric-adolescent, adult, and geriatric. The Registered Nurse (RN) in ICU is familiar with ICU Structure Standards and adheres to ICU specific procedure and protocol. The ICU nurse possesses excellent assessment, technical, communication, and problem solving skills and uses these skills to collaborate with physicians and other members of the health care team to coordinate patient care, advocacy and education.
NVRH is a 25 bed critical access hospital located in Vermont’s historic Northeast Kingdom, a region known for its unspoiled beauty and four season recreational activities. A not-for-profit, independent hospital, NVRH provides primary and preventive care, surgical and specialty services, inpatient and outpatient care, and 24-hour physician-staffed emergency services.
Minimum 3 years' experience as an ICU RN. Experience with Telemetry, Ventilators and Vaso Active medications required.
Night Shift - 12 hour shifts / 36 hours a week
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Intensive Care / Coronary Nurse (ICU)