HCA, Hospital Corporation of America RN Critical Care (PRN) in Snellville, Georgia
_Eastside Medical Center__– Snellville, GA_ __ _We are hiring the best and brightest!_ _ _ Apply online today!
Eastsideis a 310-bed, full-service, acute care medical center with nearly 1,200 employees and 450 affiliated physicians. The hospital is fully accredited by The Joint Commission. Eastside Medical Centerhas been a leader for 31 years in a wide range of state of the art healthcare, including emergency services, neurosurgery, orthopaedics, women’s services, neurosciences, oncology, cardiology and behavioral health.
TheIntensive Care Unitis a spacious 18 bed general intensive care unit. It is designed with state of the art capabilities and is well equipped for caring for a varied population of critical care patients. Our unit is located on the second level of the hospital between the general medical floor and the progressive care unit. /__/
Eastside Medical Centeris currently looking for aRegistered Nurse (RN) – Intensive Care Unit. PRN/Per Diem as needed. __ _Responsibilities:_ * Performs duties in accordance with unit specific standards of care and evidence by documentation, observation and competencies. * Assessment completed within time frame appropriate to population served, each shift and as needed by patient condition. * Nursing Plan of Care is developed to meet individual patient needs according to nursing standards of care/practice for population served. * Plan is updated with any change in patient condition. * Formulates and takes nursing actions to implement plan of care: records actions and patient response. * Patient/Family involvement is indicated on plan of care if appropriate. * Patient teaching is planned and implemented. * Delivers care with respect to the individuals spiritual and cultural needs. * Changes in patient’s physiological and behavioral status are recognized, documented as they occur. * Adverse response to care or treatment is recognized, documented and reported to the physician. * Hand Off Communication occurs at shift change, between departments, upon transfer and discharge. * Provides patient education and documentation of understanding regarding tests, procedures, equipment and medications. * Manages pain through assessment (with appropriate pain scale) intervention, re-assessment within appropriate time period. * Implements orders in timely manner. * Meets physical and psychosocial needs for an assigned group of patients. * Patient care is prioritized and delegated based on patient needs. * Provides patient care with consideration of professional ethics. Utilizes hospital ethics’ policies appropriately. * Maintains responsibility for patients assigned to LPNs or Nurse Technicians (directs their activities within their scope of practice. * Delivers care in a safe and effective manner. * Delivers medication according to policy; Scans and performs Medication Reconciliation. * Follows policies and procedures regarding safety and precautions, uses all safety devices and processes. * Ensures accuracy in scanning and documentation of meds * Participates in process improvement activity standards. * Maintains patient/employee confidentiality and privacy; HIPAA.
_Qualifications:_ * Current Georgia RN license * Graduate of an accredited school of nursing * 1 year Critical Care experience required for PRN * BLS – American Heart Association * ACLS * CPI (required within 60 days of hire) * Good communication skills * Good computer skills
Title: RN Critical Care (PRN)
Location: Georgia-Snellville-Eastside Medical Center - Snellville
Requisition ID: 08621-10049