Intensive Care Unit Registered Nurses must provide top end care for patients with life-threatening injuries. Intensive Care Unit Nurses must have the ability to make quick and spot on decisions while staying composed during unforeseen, traumatic events.
Intensive Care Unit RNs duties consist of:
Analyzing the progress of the patient.
Following the correct process if the patient's condition changes.
Helping doctors with procedures.
Making sure all medical equipment is functioning correctly while caring for patients.
Administering needed medication in a fast moving, highly stressful environment.
Providing emotional support while updating family members of current health status of the patient.
One year of experience as an Intensive Care Unit Nurse within the past two years.
Active RN License in good standing.
Up to date BLS from American Heart Association.
Negative Drug Screen.
San Diego, CA
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