RN ICU Stepdown
Lakeland, FL US
ICU Stepdown Job Description:
The Registered Nurse ICU Stepdown is responsible for:
The observation, assessment, nursing diagnosis, planning, intervention, and evaluation of care; health teaching and counseling of the ill, injured, or infirm; and the promotion of wellness, maintenance of health, and prevention of illness of others.
Administers medications and treatments as prescribed or authorized by a duly licensed practitioner authorized by the laws of this state to prescribe such medications and treatments.
Utilize complete computerized charting (Meditech) for patient assessment and care documentation, and eMAR to electronically record medication administration for the delivery of all medications provided to their patients. Computerized self-scheduling is available.
ICU Stepdown Job Requirements:
-Previous RN acute care experience preferred. ICU, Telemetry and Cardiac experience highly desired.
-Nursing Diploma or ASN; BSN preferred.
-Current Florida State Registered Nurse license.
-Current American Heart Association BLS and ACLS Certifications
-Lifting 50 lbs. maximum with frequent lifting and/or carrying of objects weighing up to 25 lbs.
-Critical thinking, service excellence and good interpersonal communication skills, ability to read/comprehend written instructions, ability to follow verbal instructions, PC skills.
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