Registered Nurse - ICU - ICU - Intensive Care Unit
Company: Mission Regional Medical Center
Posted on: January 21, 2023
Registered Nurse - ICUOverview
Join an award-winning team of dedicated professional committed to
our core values of quality, compassion, and community! Knapp
Medical Center, a member of the Prime Healthcare Foundation, offers
incredible opportunities to expand your horizons and be part of a
community dedicated to making a difference.
Knapp Medical Center is an award-winning, not-for-profit hospital
in Weslaco, Texas. With 227 beds, the community hospital
specializes in emergency care, orthopedics, obstetrics and
gynecology, wound care, surgery, cardiology, gastroenterology,
critical care, and interventional radiology. Knapp serves as the
only acute care hospital in the Mid-Valley area, as well as
Weslaco's only Level III Trauma Center, Advanced Primary Stroke
Center, and Level II Newborn Nursery. Knapp has been providing
quality and compassionate healthcare to Mid-Valley residents for 60
years. More than 300 physicians serve on the hospital's medical
staff. Knapp also serves as one of the largest employers in the
Mid-Valley, employing more than 450 people. For more information,
please call 956-968-8567 or visit www.KnappMed.org.
The Registered Nurse is responsible for the delivery of safe
patient care utilizing the nursing process of assessment, planning,
implementation and evaluation. Provides direct patient care within
the scope of practice. The Registered Nurse also directs and guides
patient/family teaching and activities of other nursing personnel
while maintaining standards of care in the ICU. The Registered
Nurse is directly responsible and accountable for the care given to
his/her assigned patients; He/She communicates with the physician
about changes in the patients clinical condition including
hemodynamic monitoring, results of diagnostic studies and abnormal
results and symptomatology. Is able to respond quickly and
accurately to changes in condition and/or response to treatment.
Maintains patient privacy and confidentiality.
Education and Work Experience
Current and valid state RN License. Current BLS (AHA) certificate
upon hire and maintain current. Completion of Critical Care Course
preferred. Current ACLS certificate 30 days upon hire and maintain
current. Minimum of one year as a staff RN in acute care hospital,
critical care preferred. Critical Care RN (CCRN) Certification
preferred. Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) preferred.
We are an Equal Opportunity/ Affirmative Action Employer and do not
discriminate against applicants due to veteran status, disability,
race, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation or other
protected characteristics. If you need special accommodation for
the application process, please contact Human Resources. EEO is the
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