A registered professional nurse employed by Erlanger Medical Center is responsible for direct and/or indirect care of the patient.
Required: Graduate from an accredited School of Nursing.
Required: Knowledge of general nursing principles and practice skills; knowledge of organizational functions, and regulations; knowledge of current trends and new developments; knowledge of principles and practices of nursing, applicable to those areas requiring special education.
Position Requirement(s): License/Certification/Registration
Required: Current licensure to practice nursing in the State of Tennessee. BLS required within 30 days of hire. ACLS certified required.
Department Position Summary:
The CSICU Relief Pool Nurse must be able to demonstrate the knowledge and skills necessary to provide care appropriate to the age of the patients served in CSICU. The CSICU Relief Pool nurse must demonstrate knowledge of the principles of growth and development over the life span and possess the ability to assess data reflective of the patients acute or critical status and interpret and response appropriate to the identified information. As Registered Nurse in the Cardiac Surgical Intensive Care unit must be familiar with the care of Pre & Post Coronary Artery Bypass patients, Post Operative Cardiac Valve patients, Acute or Critical Thoracic Surgery patients, and care of patients on Intra-Aortic Balloon pumps. The nurse will provide care as needed per described units policies and procedures. Ability to assess patients, select, develop, implement and evaluate plan of care. Ability to administer pharmacological drugs as ordered, perform procedures and operate equipment necessary for patient care as assigned.
|Date Posted||November 23, 2018|
|Date Closes||February 21, 2019|
|Located In||Chattanooga, TN|