Ref No.: 20-05819
Category: Travel Nursing and Allied
Location: Elmira, New York
1. General job duties. Types of procedures required.
See attached job description

2. Equipment utilized in the unit/dept. (Is there computerized charting, medication systems, etc.) Paper and Computerized Charting- Quadramed / Medication System- Pyxis

3. Required skills and minimum years of experience.
1 year Critical Care experience in ICU setting

4. Specific licensures and certifications/registrations required. (ARRT, CRT, BLS, ACLS, etc)
ACLS/BLS, NYS RN licensed, NIHSS

5. Shift or schedule requirements. (Will the employee ever work alone? Is call required? If so, how often? Are weekends required?)
36 hours/week with 12 hour shifts. Holidays and every other weekend required. No on call. Will not work alone.

6. Floating to other units/departments. (If so, to which units/departments?)
Position is Primarily ICU- may need to care for ICU holders in ER area

7. Bed size/number of rooms for this unit/dept.
ICU - 20
ED - 20

8. Nurse to patient ratio of this unit. (nursing only)
ICU - 2-3:1
ED - 2-3:1

9. Dress Code:
Scrubs (No specific color)

10. Tell us about the unit/department specific training and orientation program.
3 day training

Additional Comments:
Mixed medical/surgical/cardiac ICU

MAIN FUNCTION:
The RN is a professional caregiver who assumes responsibility and accountability for a group of patients for a designated timeframe and provides care to these patients via therapeutic use of self, the nursing process, the environment/instrumentation, and other health care team members. The RN is expected to perform their duties according to established standards of care and the core values established by the Division of Nursing. Reports to assigned Unit Director.