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ND - ICU - RN Both Days and Nights
Ref No.: 17-24753
Location: Williston, North Dakota
Job Description:
1. Utilizes the nursing process in developing the plan of care. 2. Based on care plan, implements care and reevaluates care based on the patient response to treatments. Documents progress towards goals. 3. Administers specified medications, by either oral, subcutaneous, intermuscular, intradermal, or intravenous route as ordered. Documents response to medications. 4. Assembles equipment for procedures and uses patient’s supplies appropriately during procedures commonly performed by the RN. 5. Completes nursing assessment of patient and documents appropriately into the patient’s record. 6. Sets priorities in plan of care based on assessed needs. 7. Assesses educational needs and engages in patient/family education and teaching as appropriate. Documents this education. 8. Continuously observes, monitors and/or assesses the patient status and reports any changes in condition or adverse reactions to medications or treatments. Documents this in the patient’s record. Notifies MD. 9. Communicates with patient and family regarding the patient’s status, progress towards goals, and health care needs. 10. Documents all pertinent information into the patient’s record. Performs this documentation at the patient’s bedside. 11. Transcribes physician orders appropriately. 12. Demonstrates knowledge in management of complex equipment: Ventilators, hemodynamic monitoring, temporary transcutaneous and transvenous pacemakers, cardiac/oxygen saturation/non-invasive blood pressure monitors, epidural catheters, fluid and blood pumps. 13. Demonstrates knowledge in advanced nursing skills: airway management, dysrhythmia management, and shock management. 14. Serves as a team leader in Code situations. 15. Assist to maintain order and cleanliness of utility, nutrition, medication and supply room, nurses station, patient cupboards and consulting room. 16. Checks equipment and supplies and assists with room set up. 17. Manages intravenous fluids, medications, and blood administration. Documents patients response.

Position Urgency:
Quick Start

State License Details:
Must Be Currently Active

Minimum Years of Experience:
2

Minimum Guaranteed Hours:
36

SPECIALTY INFORMATION
Specialty Type:
Nursing

SUB SPECIALTY
Intensive Care / Coronary Nurse (ICU)
CANDIDATE CREDENTIALS
General Certifications
ACLS
BLS/BCLS
PALS