Critical Care RN

Athens, GA 30601 US

Job ID: 2302 Position Type: RN / Staff Nursing Jobs
Hospital in Athens, GA is seeking a Registered Nurse for ICU - Full-time


RN ICU Job Summary:

  • Provides general nursing care to patients in hospital.
  • Administers prescribed medications and treatments in accordance with approved nursing techniques.
  • Prepares equipment and aids physician during treatments and examinations of patients.
  • Observes patient, record significant conditions and reactions, and notifies supervisor or physician of patient’s condition and reaction to drugs, treatments and significant incidents.
  • Takes temperature, pulse, blood pressure, and other vital signs to detect deviations from normal and assess condition to patient.
  • May rotate among various clinical services of hospital depending on staffing needs.
  • May prepare rooms, sterile instruments, equipment and supplies, and hand items to physician or other medical practitioner.
  • May make beds, bathe and feed patients. May serve as leader for the group of personnel rendering nursing care to a number of patients

Core competencies will be assessed primarily on the following patient population(s) served: Acute medical/surgical care of diseases and conditions including but not limited to: cardiovascular (cardiac medical only)pulmonary, neuro, GI, GU, GYN, skeletral/muscular, renal, orthoconditions and diseases including but not limited to: AMI, CAD, PVD, CVA/TIA, COPD, CHF, shock, renal failure, metabolic disorders, etc.

RN ICU Job Requirements:

  • Graduate with ADN or BSN
  • Active GA RN license
  • BLS through American Heart Association
  • ACLS
  • PALS
  • A minimum of 1 year of RN experience is required.
  • Associate's Degree/College Diploma

For more information, please contact: Jessie Cerminaro 315-507-3721

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