Registered Nurse ICU - Days - COVID
|Registered Nurse ICU - Days - COVID|
|Yuma Regional Medical Center - Hospital|
|2400 S. Avenue A|
| These are 8 week assignments|
The competent RN has mastered basic technical and organizational nursing skills within an inpatient setting. He or she is skilled in evaluating patient responses and uses past experiences in providing care. Patients and families are viewed holistically, there is a focus on outcomes, and care is delivered using a systematic approach. The competent RN is able to make decisions guided by limited experience, as well as policies, procedures, guidelines and standards. He or she consults with other members of the healthcare team when necessary. At the competent level, the RN can comfortably care for patients in his or her clinical area.
|Patient family centered care is the cornerstone of YRMC's 31-bed Intensive Care Unit, which covers a wide range of specialties, including surgical ,cardiovascular, cardiac and pulmonary care. Continuous Renal Replacement Therapy (CRRT),TPE, Hypothermia protocols and Intra Aortic Balloon pumping are part of the care given to patients. The unit is staffed by critical care-certified doctors, Intensivists, 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. A hallmark of YRMC's critical care program is its teamwork approach. Each morning, the doctors, nurses and other healthcare professionals meet to exchange vital information to determine progression towards and a plan for care goals. We recognize the importance of and support family presence during times of health care crisis. The ICU staff work with the patient and family to develop a visiting plan for each patient based on their individual needs.|
| Education Required: Arizona or compact state RN License; |
BCLS; Advanced Life Support Certification(s) as appropriate & required for assigned department.
| Experience Required: Computer proficiency (must be able to pass computer proficiency assessment)|
Experience Preferred: Refer to unit specific job requirements; Experience with EPIC Electronic Health Record or similar electronic record systems.