Description: Judge Healthcare is seeking a Intensive Care (ICU) Nurses for a local hospital in the Lexington, VA Area!
Summary of Job:
We're looking for dedicated Intensive Care Unit (ICU) nurses who are currently licensed and want to work with . Our ideal ICU nurse will be quick-thinking, have experience in hospitals/facilities related to the job requirements, and come from an accredited nursing program. You should be proactive and able to solve problems quickly.
You'll be working in our ICU department and MUST have experience delivering care to seriously ill or injured patients such as patients who have suffered strokes, heart attacks, or undergone invasive surgery.
Responsible for maintaining care standards in the ICU department
Able to assess patients quickly, prioritize, and assist in minor procedures
Perform diagnostic tests
Conduct follow up visits and patient treatment
Communicate with doctors and patients to keep everyone updated on test results and treatment recommendations
Monitoring patient recovery and care
Assist in the care of traumas, cardiac arrests, strokes, and other triage situations.
Demonstration of sound decision-making in emergency scenarios based on patient conditions such as vital signs, patient presentation, and assessments.
Provide RN care for all patients, as well as handling of intubations, defibrillations, auto transfusions, Medlock insertions, splinting, and more.
Night (12 Hours) 19:00 7:00
Requirements & Qualifications:
Proven experience as a registered nurse (references required)
Experience monitoring patient progress and with providing updates to doctors, patients, and family members
Knowledge of nursing care methods, procedures, and emergency care
Care for patient throughout their recovery in the ICU unit
Expert knowledge of health and safety guidelines/procedures (sanitation, decontamination, etc.)
Excels at communicating with a team and has strong interpersonal skills
Responsible and compassionate with patients
Able to multitask with strong organizational skills
Calm under pressure with excellent problem-solving skills
BSc or another diploma from a nursing program
Valid nursing license
If interested, please apply of reach out to my contact info below ASAP as spots are LIMITED!
This job and many more are available through The Judge Group. Find us on the web at www.judge.com