Posted

30+ days ago

Location

Philadelphia, PA

Description

Intensive Care Unit RNs must provide top end care for patients with life-threatening injuries. Intensive Care Unit Nurses must have the ability to make timely and accurate decisions while keeping composed during unforeseen, traumatic events.

Responsibilities:

Intensive Care Unit Nurses duties consist of:
  • Evaluating the progress of the patient.
  • Taking needed steps if there are any changes in the patient's condition.
  • Helping physicians with medical procedures.
  • Ensuring all equipment is functioning properly while caring for the patient.
  • Providing needed medication in a fast-paced, high stress environment.
  • Providing emotional support while updating family members of current health status of the patient.


Requirements

One year of experience as an Intensive Care Unit RN within the past two years.
  • Active RN License in good standing.
  • Up to date BLS through American Heart Association.
  • Must pass pre-employment drug screen.