Owned by Hospital Corporation of America (HCA), Coliseum Medical Centers is a 310 bed facility offering a 24-hour emergency room, inpatient and outpatient surgery options, rehabilitation programs, behavioral health and diagnostic services. In addition, CMC breadth of care options includes specialty facilities such as the Coliseum Heart Institute, an advanced cardiac center offering all services from non-invasive cardiology to open heart surgery, Coliseum Rehabilitation Center, Coliseum Robotics Institute, Coliseum Cancer Institute, Coliseum Center for Pelvic Health, Coliseum Diabetes Management Center, the Family Ties Birthing Center, which includes a level III neonatal nursery, Coliseum Pulmonary Center, and the Coliseum Center for Behavioral Health provides treatment to adults with psychiatric and addiction issues. The services provided include inpatient and outpatient programs, as well as, a specialty program for senior adults. For more information about Coliseum Medical Centers' services visit www.coliseumhealthsystem.com.
Position summary: The ICU/CCU RN manages the nursing care of critically ill patients in accordance with established policies, procedures and protocols of the healthcare organization.
Sound mental and physical health. Neat, well groomed appearance.
Personal qualities which contribute to good interpersonal relationships.
Willingness to accept direction.
Willingness to accept conditions of employment, as described in hospital policies and nursing standards.
Dependable and good attendance.
Ability to work and communicate with all employees.
Demonstrates behaviors that are relative to the HCA Mission and Values Statement: "We act with absolute honesty, integrity and fairness in the way we conduct our business and the way we live our lives."
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
Attend Code of Conduct training course annually
Demonstrate an understanding of and adherence to HCA's Code of Conduct
Demonstrates conduct that is reflective of Coliseum Medical Center's commitment to HCA's Code of Conduct.
Understands and satisfies the needs of the patient population appropriate to the age of the patient served (adults, geriatric, adolescent, pediatric, and parents of neonates)
Must Adhere to the Standards of Behavior for Coliseum Medical Center.
Essential educational/licensure, skills and experience:
Current licensure as an RN.
Current certification as a BLS Healthcare Provider and ACLS. Certification must be maintained throughout employment with Coliseum Medical Center.
Graduate of an accredited school of professional nursing.
Two years or more experience in Medical Surgical or Critical Care required.
Customer service abilities including effective listening skills.
Critical thinking skills, decisive judgment and the ability to work with minimal supervision in a fast paced environment.
Ability to perform work that requires frequent standing, bending, reaching, squatting, kneeling, moving, lifting of patients and/or equipment up to 50 pounds. Valued but not required educational/licensure, skills and experience:
At least two or more years of experience in Critical Care
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