Intensive Care Unit Nurse (ICU RN)

Recruiter
The Execu|Search Group
Location
Yonkers
Salary
Competitive
Posted
Aug 13, 2017
Closes
Aug 14, 2017
Industry
Education
Employer Type
Direct Employer
Employment Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Job Description:

About the Opportunity The Intensive Care Unit (ICU) of an established medical center in New York City is actively seeking a licensed Registered Nurse (RN) for a rewarding role with their growing staff. This is a great opportunity for a diligent and dedicated Intensive Care Unit Nurse (ICU RN) to gain valuable work experience and further their career at a recognized center in the Bronx. Day and night shift positions are available. Apply today! Company Description Medical Center Job Description The Intensive Care Unit Nurse (ICU RN) will be responsible for: * Assessing a patient's condition and planning and implementing patient care plans * Treating wounds and providing advanced life support * Assisting physicians in performing procedures * Observing and recording patient vital signs * Ensuring that ventilators, monitors and other types of medical equipment function properly * Administering intravenous fluids and medications * Ordering diagnostic tests * Collaborating with fellow members of the critical care team * Responding to life-saving situations, using nursing standards and protocols for treatment * Acting as patient advocate * Providing education and support to patient families Required Skills * 1+ year of experience working within an Intensive Care Unit (ICU) * Associate's and/or Bachelor's Degree in Nursing * NYS Registered Nurse (RN) license * Solid assessment, clinical, and documentation skills * Patient oriented * Great interpersonal skills * Excellent communication skills (written and verbal) * Strong attention to detail * Highly organized * Able to multitask efficiently and effectively