RN ICU

Lake City, FL

Top Client in need of RN ICU

The ICU RN manages the nursing care of critically ill patients in accordance with established policies, procedures and protocols of the healthcare organization. The tasks and responsibilities include:

  • Assesses plans and evaluates patient care needs.
  • Carries out physician orders.
  • Administers prescribed medications, changes dressings, cleans wounds, and monitors vital signs.
  • Provides respiratory and ventilator management and monitoring for patients.
  • Serves as the primary coordinator of all disciplines for well-coordinated patient care.
  • Monitors, records and communicates patient condition as appropriate utilizing computerized documentation systems.
  • Instructs and educates patients and families.
  • Assesses and coordinates patient’s discharge planning needs with members of the healthcare team.
  • Provides age and culturally appropriate care.
  • Orients and mentors new staff members.
  • Follows Standard Precautions using personal protective equipment as required.

Qualifications

  • Must have a minimum of 2 year of acute care ICU RN experience. (Would Consider speaking with candidates that have 1 year of ICU HOWEVER, THAT’S ONLY if the candidate has multiple years of RN experience)
  • Associate Degree, Diploma in Nursing, or BSN required
  • Current State of Florida license for Registered Nurse or appropriate compact licensure. If compact license held, active FL RN license required within 90 days of hire.
  • BLS required
  • ACLS required
  • CCRN preferred

  • Max. file size: 300 MB.