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RN - ICU (Ketchikan, AK) - Ketchikan, ALASKA  
Seeking a RN - ICU for a 0.9 full time equivalent Non-Exempt position.
This position will be working Day shift with shift durations of 12 Hours.
We also have a Night shift with shift durations of 12 hours.
Additionally we also have a RN - Clinical Resource/ICU position for Night shift with shift durations of 12 hours.
JOB SUMMARY Provides professional nursing direct patient care in compliance with professional practice and unit standards.? Promotes a collaborative, interdisciplinary approach towards patients, families and all members of the care delivery team.
Assess, plan, implement and evaluate patient care needs.
Documents patient care in the healthcare record according to established standards.
Directs and delegates care to other team members in accordance with their education, credentials, and demonstrated competence.
Ensures own professional effectiveness through education and professional development.
Participates in the development of and maintains established hospital policies, procedures and objectives, quality improvement, safety, environmental and infection prevention program.
Performs other duties as assigned. ?
Graduate of an approved school of nursing required.
BSN preferred. Specialty certification preferred.
One year of experience as a registered nurse preferred.
Demonstrated knowledge of and ability to apply age specific principles of growth and development and life stages to meet each patient?s needs.
Current Registered Nurse licensure in the state in which nurse will be practicing.?
Current BLS (Basic Life Support) certification required at date of hire.
ACLS certification within 60 days. Telemetry certification within 90 days.
POC Blood Glucose Testing certification within 30 days.
12 Lead EKG Basics within 12 months. ? OTHER SKILLS:??????????
Demonstrated ability to promote positive interpersonal relationships and patient/family centered work environment
Able to support and interpret medical center philosophy, policy and procedures
Basic computer skills ?
PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS: Work requires active physical exertion from 34 to 65% of the time.
Ability to lift objects weighing 50 lbs.
or less. Work requires frequent exposure to minor cold, heat, poor ventilation or sharp instruments.
Reasonably anticipated exposure to blood and body fluids once per month or more.? Requires the use of a Powered Air Purifying System (PAPR).
Duties require the ability to concentrate and pay close attention to detail (more than 66% of work time) . Category: Healthcare, Keywords: Critical Care Nurse