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RN CRITICAL CARE - CICU 4 HV

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Job Description


The essential duties and responsibilities of a Critical Care RN for the CICU HV department includes:

-Supporting patient safety initiatives by maintaining an environment of safety for patients, self and others
-Assessing the patient's condition, including their safety, biophysical, psychosocial and age specific needs 
-Documenting the patient's status according to the unit specific, and nursing division policies and procedures 
-Collaborating with other health care team members to develop an individualized plan of care, while utilizing the nursing and medical diagnosis and implementing this nursing plan of care on the assigned patient 
-Evaluating the patient's status, nursing instructions, appropriateness of the nursing plan of care and outcomes of the care provided
-Initiating a patient education plan according to the individualized needs of the patient, as prescribed by the Physician and/or hospital procedure, including patient and family instruction, as well as discharge planning
-Participating in performance and quality improvement activities
-Recognizing, supporting, and utilizing evidence based nursing practices and adhering to the American Nurses Association Code of Ethics

Other duties may be assigned.

Qualifications

Candidate is required to have an Advanced Cardiovascular Life Support (ACLS) certification, a Basic Cardiac Life Support (BCLS) certification and be licensed as a Registered Nurse in the state of North Carolina (RN NC LIC).


It is preferred that the candidate have a Bachelor's degree (BSN) from an accredited School of Nursing.


It is also preferred that the candidate have experience in an Intensive Care Unit and have cardiac intensive care experience.

Primary Location: Raleigh, North Carolina, United States

Department: REXH-11520-CCU

Shift: Variable

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