The Registered Nurse Intensive Care Unit RN ICU provides direct nursing care to patients and their families in accordance with established policies, procedures and protocols of the healthcare organization.
As a Staff Registered Nurse (Hemodialysis RN) you see your patients three to four times each week for a few hours at a time; while they receive their treatments. The dialysis lifestyle can be very trying for our patients.
The physical demands and work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
Serves as clinical resource person with an expertise in NIH, stroke sign and symptoms, and protocol for patient care management. Participates in the development of best practice through care tracks, standards and outcome evaluations.
Supervise direct patient care, perform patient assessments, develop and administer dialysis plans, analyze patient data, administer medications, fluid therapy/blood products, and other treatments per physician orders.
Collaborate with other disciplines; provide direct patient care for specific patient age groups; and ensure that patient care meets standards of safety, effectiveness, patient rights and guest relations.
The ideal candidate will perform all aspects of patient care, including diagnosis, treatments and consultations Medical Surgery Unit. As an integral part of our team you will be performing the important task of educating patients about preventative care, and executing prescribed treatment plan.
The RN isa licensed professional who is responsible for using clinical reasoning,developing, implementing and evaluating the nursing plan of care, managing bothemotional and physical patients, assessing patient and family level ofunderstanding to provide effective communication and education, workingcollaboratively with medical staff and providing quality care in acompassionate and professional manner.
The Intensive Care Unit Registered Nurse (ICU RN) is responsible for decisions and actions within the domain of nursing practice. Important aspects of this responsibility are the promotion of a safe and therapeutic environment for both the recipients and providers of nursing care.