Intensive Care Registered Nurse
Company: Tulane Medical Center
Location: New Orleans
Posted on: September 14, 2019
SHIFT: Days (rotating weekends)
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Here at HCA Midwest,our everyday decisions are founded on
compassion. Apply today and join a teamthat is dedicated to serving
others in need.
By applying to this posting you will be consideredfor
Intensive/Critical Care Nurse positions across multiple locations
inthe New Orleans area, which include:
TulaneMedical Center: Practicing on medicine s leading-edge is a
rare opportunity. Youcan do it every day at Tulane, one of the most
acclaimed teaching, research,and medical centers in the country.
Learn more about what our employees have tosay about working at
Tulane Medical Center
For more than 50 years,Tulane Lakeside Hospital for Women and
Children has provided the knowledge,expertise and specialized care
vital to the healthcare needs of women and theirbabies in Jefferson
Parish. Our commitment to treating women and their babieshas grown
by expanding services and offering a wider range of
healthcareoptions for the entire family. We provide cutting edge
technology in manyspecialties including Obstetrics/Gynecology,
Pediatrics, Orthopedics, Radiologyand Surgery.
Garden Park Medical Center is a 130-bed acute care facility located
at theintersection of I-10 and Hwy. 49 in Gulfport. The hospital
provides anextensive array of inpatient and outpatient services
including 24-houremergency room services. Learn more about working
at Garden Park MedicalCenter where above all else we are committed
to the care and improvement ofhuman life:
We are committed toproviding our colleagues with the support they
need. At HCA Midwest, weoffer an array of medical, dental, and
vision packages as well as severaladd-on perks to make your
benefits package truly customizable to you. Some ofour unique
benefits we offer include:
o Student Loan Repayment Program
o Tuition Reimbursement/Assistance Programs
o Moving, mortgage, and real estate assistance
o 100% matching 401k based on years of service
o Identity Theft Protection discounts
o Auto, Home, and Life Insurance options
o Adoption Assistance
o Employee Stock Purchase Program (ESPP)
You contribute to oursuccess. Every role has an impact on our
patients lives andyou have the opportunity to make a difference. We
are looking for dedicatedprofessionals like you to be a part of our
team. Join us in our efforts tobetter our community.
Primary Job Duties of a CriticalCare/ICU Nurse:
- Assesses patient thoroughly andaccurately; assesses patient,
family, significant other for educationalneeds about disease
process and treatment; identifies appropriate methodsof assessment
related to age group; understands normal ranges ofphysiological
standards for age group.
- Documents patient assessment,medication administration, changes
in patient s condition, teaching, levelof response and method(s)
used within unit/department-specificguidelines.
- Individualizes plan of carerelated to patient
diagnosis/condition and age group. Participatesin
interdisciplinary/discharge planning, including any educational
needsinto plan of care.
- Implements plan of care,performs ongoing assessments and
revises plan of care based on assessmentand/or changes in patient
condition; involves patient in treatment plansand utilizes
equipment required for treatment/procedures appropriate toage
group; requests consults as needed; educates patient, family
orsignificant other about disease process and treatment.
- Evaluates the effects of anyinterventions and adjusts care
accordingly; performs systematic andongoing assessments to evaluate
the effectiveness of the plan of care;evaluates effectiveness of
instruction/teaching with patient, family orsignificant other.
- Demonstrates appropriate andeffective delegation as governed by
the LA State Board of Nursing andpolicies of TUHC.
- Utilizes time during work hoursto maintain safe, clean work
environment, help others with patient care,participate in QC checks
of equipment, minimum end of shift overtimerecorded, participates
in PI monitoring; demonstrates prudent use
- Completes all mandatory,regulatory, hospital and unit-based
requirements for position by due date;attends 75% of scheduled
staff meetings; participates in unit based,department based, or
hospital based committees. Qualifications
- Licensure/Certification/Registration: Current Louisiana
Licensure as a Registered Nurse, ACLS Certification required within
1 year of employment. Current CPR certification.
- Education: Graduate of an accredited school preparing
- Experience: One year in area of practice preferred by not
- Special qualifications: Must be able to successfully complete
established competencies for the position within designated
probationary period. Effective communication skills; both oral and
written. Computer skills needed. Ability to work with others within
a team to ensure quality patient care. Strong problem-solving
skills. Ability to solve practical problems and deal with a variety
of concrete variables in situations where only limited
standardization exists. Ability to interpret a variety of
instructions furnished in written, oral, diagram or schedule
- *Sign On Bonuses are based on qualifying criteria - Current
employees not eligible - Please see your Recruiter for details. If
you find this opportunity compelling, we encourage you to apply. We
promptly review all applications. Highly qualified candidates will
be directly contacted by a member of our team. We are actively
interviewing so apply today!
Associated topics: cardiothoracic, care, coronary, domiciliary,
mhb, psychatric, registed, surgery, surgical, unit
Keywords: Tulane Medical Center, New Orleans , Intensive Care Registered Nurse, Healthcare , New Orleans, Louisiana
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