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Voca Minneapolis, MN

  • Posted: over a month ago
  • Full-Time
Job Description

 

Voca Health has immediate openings available for ICU RN professionals in Minneapolis, MN! Contact Kaley Fuller (952) 303-8105 and email current CV to her at kfuller@myvoca.com 

Assignment Details 

Job Description:
 
  • Performs advanced monitoring using current technology
  • Effective Behaviors:
    • Safely employs (sets-up, utilizes and trouble shoots) the following monitoring devices;
    • Arterial lines
    • Cardiac Monitoring
    • Invasive and non-invasive hemodynamic monitoring
    • Critically evaluates accuracy of data collected.
    • Formulates nursing interventions based upon data   obtained from patient monitoring
    • Manages complex medication and infusion therapies
    • Safely administers the following medications and infusions guided by knowledge of the indications, contraindications, side effects, normal dosages and method of delivery.
      • Paralytics
      • Vasoactive
      • Vasodilators
      • Thrombolytics
      • Antiarrthymics
      • Nipride
      • Cytotoxic agents
      • Heparin
      • Immunosuppressants
      • Fluid and electrolye replacement
      • Insulin
      • Immunoglobulins
      • Blood products (FFP, Platelets, Cryo, Albumin)
      • Adjusts the patient’ s plan of care following the evaluation of patient’ s response to the infusion.
    • Care for patient undergoing diagnostic and therapeutic procedures/interventions on the unit.
  • Performs the following for the procedures listed below.
    • Educates the patient and family regarding the procedure/intervention.
    • Prepares the patient emotionally and physically for the procedure/intervention.
    • Monitors and evaluates the patient’ s response throughout the procedure/intervention.
    • Assists other members of the healthcare team during the procedure/intervention.
    • Provides appropriate follow-up care.
 
Qualifications
 
  • Required qualifications:
    • Minimum two years current medical surgical RN experience in a Hospital setting.
    • ACLS
    • BLS
    • Current MN License
  • Preferred qualifications:
    • BSN
    • One year pediatric or adult critical care experience
  • Specialty Knowledge, Skills and Abilities Needed:
    • Ability to communicate effectively
    • Ability to effectively communicate.
    • Critical thinking skills
    • Design and implement an effective nursing care plan as it relates to this patient population
    • Knowledge and skills related to care of intravenous cardiac medications
    • Knowledge and skills related to critical care technology
    • Knowledge and skills related to diagnostic and therapeutic procedures performed on the unit.
    • Knowledge and skills related to ECG interpretation and management of dysrhythmias
    • Knowledge and skills related to managing patients  with invasive monitoring lines
    • Knowledge of  ethics
    • Knowledge of infection, rejection and Immunosuppression therapy for the solid organ transplant patient.
    • Knowledge of patient learning needs and adult learning principles.
    • Knowledge of the nursing process
    • Knowledge of the physiological or psychological human response to alterations homeostatic condition.
    • Knowledge of transitions in life planning
    • Nursing theory and practice
    • Patient assessment and critical thinking skills as it relates to this patient population
    • Certification by the American Association of Critical Care Nursing.
 
Traveler Benefits

Partnering with Voca comes with a number of benefits including:
  • Dedicated  Recruiter
  • Insurance
  • 401k
  • Competitive, Flexible Pay Packages


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