Registered Nurse CCU ICU MSMH

    Catholic Health System
    Lewiston, NY
    Full-time
    Similar jobs pay $24.67 - $34.40

    Job Description

    Job Description

    Facility: Mount St. Mary's Hospital

    Status: Full Time

    Work Schedule: Nights with Weekend and Holiday Rotation

    Bargaining Unit: SEIU Local 1199

    Exempt from Overtime: Exempt: No

    Hours: 7p-7:30a

    Shift: Shift 3:

    FTE: 1.000000:

    Summary:


    The Registered Professional Nurse assigned to the CCU/ICU is responsible for the delivery of patient care through the process of assessment, planning, implementation and evaluation as appropriate to the ages of the patients served, based on the areas of clinical practice. Maintains established departmental policies and procedures, objectives, quality assurance program, safety, environmental and infection control standards. Maintains confidentiality of all hospital/staff information. Strives to incorporate the philosophy and mission of Mount Saint Mary's Hospital and to incorporate the Hospital's goal of: Quality care, in a personal manner with total regard for individual human dignity.

    Responsibilities:


    EDUCATION
    • Graduate of an accredited school of professional nursing required
    • RN licensure in New York State required
    • Must possess current BLS within sixty (60) days from time of placement and must have current
    • ACLS within twelve (12) months from time of placement.
    • Bachelor of Science (BSN) preferred
    EXPERIENCE
    • Two (2) years of recent Medical/Surgical experience as a Registered Nurse; or one (1) year of recent CCU/ICU and/or Emergency Room experience as a Registered Nurse required.
    • Good human relations and oral/written communication skills required
    KNOWLEDGE, SKILL AND ABILITY
    • Answer telephones
    • Maintain logs
    • Maintain patient chart
    • Research information
    • Calculator
    • Fax
    • Photocopier
    • Clinical computer information systems
    WORKING CONDITIONS
    • Exposed to infection from disease-bearing specimens; a variety of electromechanical hazards; odorous chemicals and specimens; housekeeping cleaning agents/chemicals; hazardous anesthetic agents, body fluids and wastes; unpleasant elements (accidents, injuries and illness); hot or noisy equipment
    • May be exposed to infections and contagious diseases; exposed to toxic chemicals due to photocopier
    • Regularly exposed to the risk of bloodborne diseases
    • Subject to burns and cuts; injury from moving parts of equipment; varying and unpredictable situations; many interruptions
    • Occasional exposure to unpleasant patient or unit elements
    • Contact with patients under wide variety of circumstances
    • Handles emergency or crisis situations
    • May perform emergency care
    • Occasionally subjected to irregular hours
    • Occasional pressure due to multiple calls and inquiries
    • Requires judgment/action which could result in death of patient
    • Required Protective Equipment
    • Eye/face/mask protection may be required
    • Lab coat or apron may be required
    • Sterile/Non-Sterile medical gloves may be required
    • Utility Gloves may be required
    • Gowns/hair covering may be required
    ENVIRONMENT
    • Hazards: conditions where there is danger to life, body, and/or health
    Posting ID: 552784759Posted: 2020-05-21