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Registered Nurse - SICU - Nights - Dallas, TEXAS  
Does the candidate have BSN?
Does the candidate have ICU experience?

BSN with 1+ year ICU experience
Registered Nurse ? SICU ? Surgical Intensive Care ? Critical Care ? Nights

The SICU RN manages the nursing care of critically ill patients in accordance with established policies, procedures and protocols of the healthcare organization. The tasks and responsibilities include:
? Assesses plans and evaluates patient care needs.
? Carries out physician orders.
? Administers prescribed medications, changes dressings, cleans wounds, monitors vital signs.
? Provides respiratory and ventilator management and monitoring for patients.
? Serves as the primary coordinator of all disciplines for well-coordinated patient care.
? Monitors, records and communicates patient condition as appropriate utilizing computerized documentation systems.
? Instructs and educates patients and families.
? Assesses and coordinates patient ' s discharge planning needs with members of the healthcare team.
? Provides age and culturally appropriate care.
? Orients and mentors new staff members.
? Follows Standard Precautions using personal protective equipment as required.

ADN required
BSN preferred

TX RN License
BLS required
Texas State RN license or compact license is accepted.

1-2 years of ICU experience required
IMPORTANT: All resumes must be submitted with a brief summary that outlines the key qualifications required for this position as per the job description. Please be sure to showcase all skills and experience relevant to each requirement for THIS particular job. This write-up will be forwarded to the client along with the resume. . Category: Healthcare, Keywords: Registered Nurse (RN)