RN - Intensive / Critical Care Unit ICU CCU
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RN - Intensive / Critical Care Unit ICU CCU
Ref No.: 17-04554
Location: Oakland, California
Start Date: 09/29/2017

RN - Intensive / Critical Care Unit ICU CCU

Currently seeking an Critical Care RN position available now in Oakland, California. Critical care nurses must be proficient in a wide variety of high-level nursing skills. They need to be experts in evaluating intensive care patients, administering care, recognizing complications and coordinating with other members of the critical care team. Successful critical care nurses also excel at interpersonal communication, leadership, strategic planning, critical thinking and decision-making.

Responsibilities and Requirements of RN - Intensive / Critical Care Unit ICU CCU
  • Assessing a patient’s condition and planning and implementing patient care plans.
  • Treating wounds and providing advanced life support.
  • Assisting physicians in performing procedures.
  • Observing and recording patient vital signs.
  • Ensuring that ventilators, monitors and other types of medical equipment function properly.
  • Administering intravenous fluids and medications.
  • Ordering diagnostic tests.
  • Collaborating with fellow members of the critical care team.
  • Responding to life-saving situations, using nursing standards and protocols for treatment.
  • Acting as patient advocate.
  • Providing education and support to patient families.
  • Minimum of 3-4 years experience in an Acute Care Setting.
  • Current BCLS certification from the American Heart Association required
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Current active license as a RN to practice in the state of CALIFORNIA

Benefits of working as an RN for UNITED Nurses include
  • Personalized Compensation Packages
  • Weekly Pay
  • Healthcare Benefits
United Health Care Staffing, Inc (www.uhcstaffing.com) is a full service healthcare staffing company. We specialize in providing contract, temp-to-perm, travel, per diem, and direct hire personnel across wide spectrum of rehabilitation service providers servicing in the areas of Hospitals, Skilled Nursing, School therapy, Out-patient clinics, private settings, Home health and ADHC’s.

For consideration, please contact Natasha Karihaloo, Account Manager: email