Provides leadership in the coordination and delivery of quality compassionate patient care. Utilizes the nursing process of assessment, planning, implementation, and evaluation, to provide, delegate, supervise and document care and teaching of patients and family. Effectively communicates pertinent patient/family information to health care team. Participates in finding solutions for variances from patient goals and ensures implementation of solutions.
Clinical knowledge and analytical abilities necessary to formulate effective nursing care plans within the unit/department to which staff is assigned. Ability to perform a wide variety of professional nursing services. Ability to effectively communicate with patients, families, and hospital personnel.
1. BSN preferred.
2. Graduation from an accredited school of nursing.
3. Clinical knowledge and analytical abilities necessary to formulate effective nursing care plans.
4. Ability to perform a wide variety of professional nursing services.
5. Ability to effectively communicate with patients, families, and hospital personnel.
Current licensure by the Michigan State Board of Nursing.Certifications & Licenses: ACLS - AHABLS - AHARN
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THIS IS AN AUTO OFFER REQUEST **
REQUIRED: 2~~@~~ RECENT YEARS EXPERIENCE AS A PCU/STEPDOWN/TELE
REQUIRED: EXPEREINCE IN MEDICATION DRIPS
REQUIRED: ACLS/BLS IN HAND FROM THE AHA
Required Skills :
NIHSS, BLS & ACLS - Required Current license to practice as a Registered Nurse in state/district - Required SICU Experience - Required: 3 Years
Graduate of an accredited or NLN-approved RN program - Required BSN - Highly desired
The ICU is a multidisciplinary unit that provides care for neurological, neuro-surgical, medical, surgical, pulmonary, cardiology, cardiothoracic, and trauma patients. Various types of technology are used to care for and treat critical care patients. This technology includes, but is not limited to ventilators, entriculostomies, cardiac monitors, pulmonary artery catheters, arterial lines, central lines, PICC lines, IABP, ECMO/tandem heart, Impella, BIS monitors, continuous pulse oximetry, continuous renal replacement therapy (CRRT), gastric tubes, and intravenous infusion pumps. Fulfills the needs of the patients, families and community by performing a variety of patient care functions and tasks in accordance with his/her licensure, certification, training, and regulatory requirements.
Duties:GENERAL SUMMARY:Under general supervision, specializes in the performance of computerized tomographic radiological procedures on patients. May perform general diagnostic radiology examinations. Performs related duties as required.
PRINCIPAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:Explains examination procedure to patients and prepares patient for the examination.Reviews clinical data on requisition and performs appropriate examination. Obtains additional information about the patient medical history as necessary.Prepares procedure room and regularly replenishes stock such as linen and related supplies.Analyzes anatomical structure of patient, sets up equipment and performs the CT scan.Manually controls the equipment to obtain the proper diagnostic information from the area of the body being studied.Administers intravenous contrast media to including utilization of power injectors. Monitors patient for possible reactions as appropriate to the study and provides immediate care to patient if a reaction should occur.May prepare and set up sterile equipment, monitors, and supplies required for the procedure to be performed. Ensures the adequate supplies are on hand and properly stored.Assists Radiologist in performing complex sterile diagnostic procedures such as biopsies.Performs all imaging procedures by demonstrating the principles of radiation protection: may involve shielding of patients, selection of appropriate equipment settings to reduction dose, using other ALARA techniques, etc.PACS: resolves any/all image exceptions and ensures high quality image delivery into PACS; including viewing of images into PACS, and confirming image/series counts.RIS: completes all study indexing; including study begin, study end, and the completion of the study in the Radiology Information SystemReviews and confirms as necessary with Radiologist clinical protocols before preforming studyDemonstrates on a consistent basis Team member standards of excellence including: AIDET, open communication, responding in a timely manner, displaying a positive attitude, fostering innovation, respecting diversity, etc.Performs all documentation in the medical record as necessary, as well as within the radiology information system to support all clinical and billing functions.
Skills: Must meet or exceed core customer service responsibilities, standards and behaviors as outlined in the facilities Customer Service Policy and summarized below:Communication
RespectMust practice the customer skills as provided through on-going training and in-services.Must possess the following personal qualities:Be self-directedBe flexible and committed to the team conceptDemonstrate teamwork, initiative and willingness to learnBe open to new learning experiencesAccepts and respects diversity without judgmentDemonstrates customer service values
PHYSICAL DEMANDS/WORKING CONDITIONS:May work in the hospital with a fixed unit or in an ambulatory Mobile Unit at one of the Medical Centers.May be potentially exposed to radiation if proper precautions are not utilized. May be exposed to high-voltage equipment.May be exposed to potentially contagious patients.Occasionally may lift and/or move equipment and/or patients that would be in excess of 10 lbs.EDUCATION/EXPERIENCE REQUIRED:High School Diploma or G.E.D. equivalent is required.Must be registered with the American Registry of Radiologic Technology (ARRT) and the advanced registry in Computed Tomography (CT) or registry eligible. If registry eligible, registry must be obtained within 12 months of date of hire. Failure to obtain registry within the designated time-frame will result in termination of the Rad Tech- CT position.Must maintain the required hours of continued education.Healthcare Provider certification required. (BCLS)Certifications & Licenses: ARRTBLS - AHARadiologic Technologist
Required certifications and experience :
*CRITICAL CARE STEPDOWN*
ACLS - Required
Performs body system assessment and accurately and promptly, including assessment of pain
Assesses patient/family educational needs and expectations of hospitalizations
Incorporates clinical indicators (labs, radiology, vital signs) in SBAR hand-off report to physician or other staff
Assesses the biological, psychological, physical and cultural needs of patients/families
Recognizes and provides ongoing assessment of any change in patient condition
Duties:Prepares patient for examination, radiopharmaceutical preparation, and monitors patients physical condition throughout procedure. Monitors equipment operation and scanning set-up.
Skills: Either ARRT NM or CNNMT Certification for Nuclear Medicine NJ State License for Nuclear Medicine Preferably experience in General Nuclear Medicine Bone scan, hepatobiliary scan, lung scan, thyroid scan CPR certified
Education: BS in Nuclear Medicine or Graduate of an approved RT & Nuclear Medicine Program required
Current licensure by the Michigan State Board of Nursing.
Certifications & Licenses: BLS - AHANRPRN
Candidate required to have EPIC experience.
Work Level 3
NICU, ICU experience
Nurse to patient ratio 1:2
least one year of work experience as a Registered Nurse; experience working as
an RN in high acuity critical care, emergency department, or Cath Lab preferred.
grad RNs with a BON temporary work authorization must obtain Registered Nurse
license within 90 days of hire. All other RNs must be currently licensed as a
Registered Nurse in the state of South Carolina or hold a current
compact/multi-state license as a Registered Nurse in a recognized NCSBN Compact
State and is not a permanent resident of SC. RCIS or RCES credential preferred.
Must have a current American Heart Association BLS for Healthcare Provider Card
and ACLS, and both must be maintained..
Primary Source Verification (if
Education: Graduate from an
accredited school or college of nursing - BSN preferred or required within five
(5) years of hire date. Current RN Teammates transferring to another RN
position in the same Service Line/Specialty will not be required to complete
BSN within five (5) years of transfer date. Effective July 1, 2022, current RN
Teammates transferring to another RN position in a different Service
Line/Specialty will be required to complete BSN within five (5) years of
1)Responsible for planning and preparing for the surgical procedure and assisting the surgeon.
2)Responsible for sterilization of surgical equipment and to assemble scheduled and emergency case carts.
1)Certification as a surgical technologist (CST) required 2)2 years of experience in an operating room setting. 3)BLS certification required 4)Good communication skills
1)High School diploma or equivalency - Required 2)Certification and registration as a Certified Surgical Technologist - Required