Kettering Medical Center RN in Dayton, Ohio

Description The Registered Nurse utilizes the nursing process in providing nursing care to patients in all settings in collaboration with other health care providers. The RN is accountable for his/her own professional development and practice within the scope of care defined by law. Utilizing organizational resources the RN acts as a patient advocate for the delivery of safe care including delegation of care and participation in performance and practice improvement activities. The delivery of nursing care within the Kettering Health Network reflects the missions, vision, values and philosophies, of the organization and nursing departments.

The Medical Intensive Care Unit (MICU) is a fast paced ICU caring for patients with varied critical needs such as ventilators, all IV drips, IABP, CRRT, ICP, arterial lines, and PA lines. There is a focus on cardiac, renal, neuro and pulmonary patients. The nurse working this unit would need to have excellent critical thinking skills, ability to work independently as well as collaboratively with a multidisciplinary team. The Rapid Response Team and In-Patient Strok Team are based out of this unit. KHNIND2014

Requirements Educational Requirements:

  • Licensed in the state of Ohio as a Registered Nurse

  • Graduate of an accredited school of nursing (NLN or CCNE) if they are a new graduate nurse. New graduates from non-accredited programs may be considered if they had a clinical rotation at a network hospital.

  • Bachelor of Science in nursing preferred (must be completed within 5 years of hire). If hired after June of 2010, at KMCS, all other KHN facilities after Jan 2011.

  • A nurse who is returning to the acute care setting after five or more years may be required to provide evidence of successful completion of a refresher course. Skills/Other:

  • BLS certification

  • ACLS, NRP, PALS as determined by unit scope of practice KHNIND2014

Requisition Number: 16-7082

Title: RN

Department: MEDICAL ICU - 343330

Location: Grandview Medical Center

City: Dayton

State: OH

Shift: Third

Job Status: Full-Time

Temporary: No

Hours per Bi-Weekly Pay Period: 72