Pediatric Cardiac Intensive Care Unit Registered Nurse- Peds CICU RN- $10k Sign on Bonus
i4 Search Group Las Vegas, NV
- Expired: September 22, 2021. Applications are no longer accepted.
Pediatric Cardiac Intensive Care Unit Registered Nurse - Peds CICU RN POSITION TYPE: Registered Nurse (RN) SPECIALTY UNIT: Pediatric Cardiac Intensive Care Unit - PICU LOCATION: Las Vegas, NV SHIFT: Variable - Rotating Weekends JOB TYPE: Full-Time Permanent Job Description We are looking for an RN-PICU nurse to provide care for children and adolescents with a wide range of ailments. These include everything, from common childhood diseases to life-threatening illnesses. Pediatric Intensive Care Unit (PICU) patients are typically unstable, critically ill, medically complex, or post-surgical patients, and will require constant interventions and monitoring. It is your job as an RN-PICU to monitor, assess, and treat patients under 18 years old who are presenting acute, serious ailments, and alert clinicians to complications that need to be addressed right away.
As a pediatric ICU nurse, you will also coordinate with families, physicians, and other healthcare experts to determine the best course of patient care and recovery. Furthermore, being a childcare specialist, you are expected to provide emotional support to parents and families while keeping the patient calm. Likewise, an RN-PICU nurse answers questions and educate family members about how they can manage the child's health condition. Responsibilities • Provide age and culturally appropriate care to the patient. • Consults and coordinates with health care team members to assess, plan, implement, and evaluate patient care plans. • Monitors the vital signs of the patient, such as blood pressure, breathing, heart rate, and initiates corrective action whenever the patient displays adverse symptomatology. • Follows continuous cardiac and respiratory monitor readings and reports any observed changes. • Monitor and adjust specialized equipment used on patients • Prepare, administer, and record prescribed medications. • Report adverse reactions to medications or treatments • Assist treating physician during examination, treatment, and procedures, which can include life-saving situations. • Analyze Lab results. • Provide education, information, and emotional support to the patient’s family. • Record all care information accurately, completely, and promptly, in the appropriate format and on the appropriate forms. • Perform other position-related duties as assigned, depending on assignment setting. Job Benefits • Competitive salary • Direct Deposit • 401K • Comprehensive Health, Dental, and Vision benefits • Employee discount program • Excellent room for growth and advancement Requirements • Minimum of 1 year of recent acute experience and critical care as an RN in a clinical setting. • Active RN license within the State of practice. • Current certifications (variable depending on the facility). • Possess excellent communication skills to effectively relay messages to clinicians and parents. • Must have sympathy, kindness, patience, and emotional stability to handle intense realities like death. • Technical skills to operate the latest medical equipment accurately. • Fast critical thinking skills for making good, split-second care decisions. CURRENT PEDIATRIC CARDIAC EXP. #ZR
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