Registered Nurse ICU/CCU Full Time
Company: Hospital Corporation of America
Location: Bountiful, Utah
Posted: November 30, 2017
Reference ID: 00068-38043
Lakeview Hospital is located in the residential community of Bountiful, Utah. We have a strong family feel and provide excellent patient care to our community. We have been identified as a Top 100 Hospital by Truven Health Analytics for the second year in a row and won the Everest distinction in 2013. We have a nationally ranked Orthopedic Joint Replacement program and have 600 caregivers that are Committed to Caring. The facility is close to downtown Salt Lake City and has easy access to freeway, housing, shopping and schools. Lakeview Hospital's mission is to provide the quality of healthcare we want our closet loved ones to receive. Come to work at Lakeview where you will be valued and invested in.
Start a life changing career today at Lakeview Hospital and discover a culture of employee satisfaction. Become part of the best ICU team in Utah that provides excellent patient care to all their patient in this specialized unit.
Registered Nurse ICU:
Under the general direction of the Director, independently provides holistic, individualized care using the nursing process for patients routinely seen on the unit. Demonstrates clinical competency, nursing judgment, teaching skills, and a commitment to improving the quality of patient care. Independently performs general and unit-specific clinical skills. Contributes to the Department and the nursing profession in a positive manner.
The ICU consists of 8 beds- RN patient ratio is 1:1 - 2:1
Follows Registered Nurse state practice guidelines and hospital policies and procedures, as well as unit based protocols and procedures. Collaborates with other disciplines to assure patient safety, creates an environment of healing, and facilitate the achievement of exceptional outcomes for patients.
Evaluates, formulates, coordinates, and documents the patient's plan of care based on a complete physical and psychosocial assessment and response to interventions based on the age and need of the patient.
A. Licensure/ Certification/ Registration: Current licensure as a registered nurse in the state of Utah or RN Compact License required. Maintains current Healthcare Provider BLS and ACLS certification. B. Education: BSN preferred
C. Experience: 1 year of medical/surgical or similar acute hospital experience preferred.
D. Special Qualifications: Successfully completes general nursing and unit orientation. Effective communication skills; both orally and written. Computer skills needed. Ability to work with others within a team to ensure quality patient care.
Strong problem solving skills. Good customer service skills.