Registered Nurse (RN) Critical Care Unit
Location:
Richmond , Virginia
Posted:
November 22, 2017
Reference:
00448-39220
Henrico Doctors' Hospital is a 340-bed community hospital offering a full range of healthcare services. We specialize in heart and stroke care, women's health, orthopedics and groundbreaking diagnostic imaging. We're also a national trendsetter in kidney transplants through the Virginia Transplant Center and as part of the Virginia Institute of Robotic Surgery, we lead the state in minimally-invasive procedures with da Vinci robotic-assisted surgeries.

SPECIFIC ELEMENTS AND ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS*

*1 Performs and documents total physical assessment for patients within unit Scope of Care.

*2 Analyzes pertinent data, communicates findings and documents information.

*3 Utilizes equipment and performs special procedures competently as related to unit Scope of Care.

*4 Organizes and prioritizes nursing care for a unit specific patient assignment.

*5 Administers all medications utilizing the 5 rights to medication administration.

*6 Initiates and documents patient teaching and discharge planning including family and/or significant other in collaboration with multidisciplinary team members.

*7 Acquires and maintains current knowledge pertinent to nursing practice in Critical Care.

*8 Communicates effectively with peers, supervisors, ancillary department and other customers.


* THOSE SPECIFIC FUNCTIONS WITH AN (*) ARE ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS

CONSIDERED NECESSARY TO ACCOMPLISH THIS JOB.
Qualifications:
EXPERIENCE
Required - Current Virginia license or license pending results of State Board.
Preferred - One year experience in area of clinical expertise of which applying.

EDUCATION
Required - Graduate of accredited School of Nursing with current license as a Registered Professional Nurse in the State of Virginia .
Preferred - BSN degree or currently enrolled in BSN Program.

A little about us:
HCA is the nation’s leading private provider of healthcare services. Comprised of locally managed facilities which include 230,000 employees at over 160 hospitals, over 120 surgery centers and 100 urgent care facilities in 20 states and the United Kingdom

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