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Regional Medical Centre. San Jose, California
Nursing Specialty: ICU
POSITION SUMMARY: Coordinates total nursing care for critically ill patients, averaging in age from 57-70 years. Primary patient population served include those admitted for acute/unstable trauma, acute neurological incidents, acute respiratory failure, MI, acute GI bleed, electrolyte imbalance, and patients post drug overdose. Participates in patient/family teaching and provides leadership by working cooperatively with members of the health care team to maintain standards for professional nursing practice in the clinical setting. Participates in organizational and unit based quality improvement activities. Is able to provide mentorship and guidance to new employees.
Minimum: CA RN, BCLS, ACLS
Preferred: CCRN, TNCC
Minimum: 2 years of acute care nursing in a cardiovascular, trauma, or neurosurgical ICU.
Preferred: Five years ICU nursing with emphasis on trauma, neurosurgical, or cardiovascular care.
Minimum: High School Graduate or equivalent. Graduate of an accredited nursing program.
Minimum: Ability to use critical thinking skills and prioritize aspects of patient care; possesses good interpersonal communication skills. Is able to calculate medication dosages and safely administer medications within the critical care setting.