Intensive Care Nurse - ICU Nurse

Job ID: 278196
Discipline: Registered Nurse
Specialty: ICU
Date Posted: October 12, 2021
Address: 3333 Riverbend Drive
Location: Springfield, OR 97477
Shift: 12 N, 12 E, 12 E/N
Duration: Full-time
Start Date: November 01, 2021
Employment Type: Perm
Weekly Pay: Call for details
Company: Nursing Jobs

Job Description & Requirements

JOB SUMMARY Provides professional nursing direct patient care in compliance with professional practice and unit standards. Promotes a collaborative, interdisciplinary approach towards patients, families and all members of the care delivery team. ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS 1. Assess, plan, implement and evaluate patient care needs. 2. Documents patient care in the healthcare record according to established standards. 3. Directs and delegates care to other team members in accordance with their education, credentials, and demonstrated competence. 4. Ensures own professional effectiveness through education and professional development. 5. Participates in the development of and maintains established hospital policies, procedures and objectives, quality improvement, safety, environmental and infection prevention program. 6. Performs other duties as assigned. QUALIFICATIONS EDUCATION: " Graduate of an approved school of nursing required. " BSN or current enrollment in a BSN program preferred. " Specialty certification preferred. EXPERIENCE/TRAINING: " Minimum of 18 months continuous experience working on an Intensive Care unit within an acute care facility within the last 3 years or successful completion of an approved training course/orientation and standard competencies within six months of hire " Must function independently with more advanced treatments, procedures and equipment such as stable ventilated patients, central lines, arterial pressure lines, etc. " Demonstrated knowledge of and ability to apply age specific principals of growth and development and life stages to meet each patient's needs. LICENSE/CERTIFICATION: " Current Registered Nurse licensure in the state in which nurse will be practicing. " BLS at date of hire " ACLS must be obtained within a standard grace period from hire or transfer, as specified in the PeaceHealth Policy Resuscitation Training Completion Requirements, or upon hire. " TNCC must be obtained within a standard grace period from hire or transfer, as specified in the PeaceHealth Policy Resuscitation Training Completion Requirements, or upon hire. Following the initial certification, caregivers will receive 4 CEU continuing education credits per year for trauma requirements. " NIHSS within 6 months of hire and recertification every 2 years. " CCRN preferred. OTHER SKILLS: " Demonstrated ability to promote positive interpersonal relationships and patient/family centered work environment " Able to support and interpret medical center philosophy, policy and procedures " Basic computer skills REGION/LOCATION SPECIFIC NOTES Sacred Heart Medical Center at RiverBend: " ICU - Management of ventriculostomy, EVD, and ICP. Nursing care of patients with non-traumatic ICH, non-traumatic SAH, seizures. Nursing care of patients post tPA, thrombectomy, aneurysm coiling, carotid artery stenting and intra-cranial stenting. Management of blood pressure abnormalities with parenteral vasoactive agents. Completion of complex neurological assessments/scales. RIVERBEND PHYSICAL/COGNITIVE REQUIREMENTS: " Work requires active physical exertion up to 66% of the time " Ability to lift objects weighing 50 lbs. or less. " Work requires frequent exposure to minor cold, heat, poor ventilation or sharp instruments; reasonably anticipated exposure to blood and body fluids once per month or more. " Job duties frequently require intense concentration or attention to detail (34-65% of work time). " Job duties may require use of additional PPE such as eye shield, respirator and mask. Contact Leila Sheykhsoltan at 701-495-7362 or

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Facility Location

The namesake of the famous city in which the animated Simpsons family live their lives, Springfield is one of Oregon's most beloved cities. Situated in the beautiful Williamette Valley region, the city offers quintessential Pacific Northwest living. Fans of the outdoors will want to visit the scenic McKenzie River, which yields picturesque views and esteemed fishing locations. Culture seekers will want to pay a visit to the Richard E. Wildish Community Theater in downtown Springfield, which frequently hosts musical and performing arts events.

Job Benefits

This positions offer a wide range of benefits that typically include Full Medical, Dental, Prescription, Vision, Tuition Reimbursement, PTO, Flex Spending as well as generous Compensation packages and differentials.

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