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STAFF RN WKOPT ICU GMC(Job Id 4007)

Lawrenceville

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Job ID: 4007
Date posted: 01/31/2018

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Work Type: FULL TIME
Facility:

Other information:
Department: INTENSIVE CARE
Shift/Hours: 7a-7p

Work Type : FULL TIME
Facility: GWINNETT MEDICAL CENTER

Other information:
Department: INTENSIVE CARE


Shift/Hours : 7a-7p

Summary:
Our 20-bed Med Surg/Trauma ICU provides optimal care to trauma, general surgery, respiratory failure, and cardiac patients. The Registered Nurse independently uses the nursing process to safely, therapeutically and efficiently care for a group of patients and uses information from a variety of sources to assess, plan, implement, identify outcomes and evaluate patient's plan of care. Primary diagnoses in the unit are Respiratory failure, (COPD, pneumonia) cardiac (MI, Chest pain), trauma, and general surgery. RN's are responsible for ventilator management.
Monitor and interpret, cardiac rhythms. Manages vasoactive, analgesic, anxiolytic and paralytic infusions along with all rountine medications and infusions. Evaluates patient care through the nursing process, written documentation, observation and comparison to established standards. Make patient care assignments based on these assessments. Participates in and promotes performance improvement activities and outcomes.

Responsibilities:
- Graduate of an accredited school of nursing
- Current State of Georgia Registered Nurse License
- BSN preferred
- Current BLS & ACLS
- Basic EKG Course
- One year experience in specialty area or completion of Critical Care Course within 1 year of hire
- CCRN preferred

Education:

Nonessential:
* ASSOCIATE DEGREE

Credentials:
Essential:
* REG RN-GA STATE
* ADVANCED LIFE SUPPORT

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