Fort Worth, TX
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Job Description

DAYS – ICU RN 

Full-time days 7A-7P (rotating weekends)

We are a 75-bed, acute care hospital and since our doors opened in 2015, we have been doing big things. Recently designated a Level III Trauma Center, this three-story, 155,000 square foot full-service facility offers a full range of services, specializing in women’s services, cardiology, robotic-assisted laparoscopic surgery, and emergency care. In 2019, we were a 5-star recipient for Women’s Care by Healthgrades, and in 2020, the hospital was recognized as a Top General Hospital by earning an “A” for Leapfrog Hospital Safety Grades. We are proud to serve the growing communities of Fort Worth, Keller, Roanoke, Haslet, Saginaw and surrounding communities in northern Tarrant county and southern Denton county.

 Job Summary

The ICU RN manages the nursing care of critically ill patients in accordance with established policies, procedures and protocols of the healthcare organization. 

Job Responsibilities

Assesses plans and evaluates patient care needs. 

  • Carries out physician orders.
  • Administers prescribed medications, changes dressings, cleans wounds, monitors vital signs.
  • Provides respiratory and ventilator management and monitoring for patients.
  • Serves as the primary coordinator of all disciplines for well-coordinated patient care.
  • Monitors, records and communicates patient condition as appropriate utilizing computerized documentation systems. 
  • Instructs and educates patients and families.
  • Assesses and coordinates patient’s discharge planning needs with members of the healthcare team.
  • Provides age and culturally appropriate care.
  • Orients and mentors new staff members.
  • Follows Standard Precautions using personal protective equipment as required.

 Licenses/Certifications

  • TX RN or Compact State Licensure
  • ADN Required
  • Bachelor’s (BSN) preferred, required within 3 years of employment
  • ACLS and BLS
  • Advanced Nursing Certification preferred, or obtained within 12 months of employment
  • Specialty certification preferred

Experience

  • 1 year minimal experience – Prefers 2 years experience – ICU Experience ONLY in an acute care setting

Additional Information

  • 8 Beds
  • Small unit VERY FAST PACED
 

 

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