Community Regional Medical Center Neuroscience ICU- Clinical Nurse 2- FT, 12hrs in Fresno, California


Community Regional Medical Center (CRMC) is adding additional positions to its existing staff of Neuroscience ICU Registered Nurses. The Neuro ICU is a 12 bed unit that will be expanding to a 20 bed unit in late 2016. We are positioned one floor above the Neuroscience floor which allows for a comprehensive focused patient care pathways from admission to discharge. RN patient ratio is 1:2. Depending on the acuity of the patient, we also provide 1:1 care.

  • Are you a skilled neuroscience or med/surg nurse with the ambition to hone your skills as part of a specialized team, using the latest technology?

  • Do you want a depth of experience with all sorts of neuroscience?

  • Would you like to join a team where your talents will be used to the fullest?

  • Do you want to be part of a growing practice, with opportunities for added responsibilities?

Community Regional Medical Center is seeking nurses like you for challenging work, 12 hour shifts.

We share responsibilities, and will provide opportunities for leadership, commensurate with your experience and skill set.

In this role you will work closely with the neuroscience team members including the Neuro Intensivist who provides 1:1 or group teaching. The population of Neuro ICU patients range from traumatic brain injury as a result of trauma to medical diagnoses such as stroke, epilepsy, intracranial aneurysm, brain tumors and other neurological disorders. Neuro ICU nurses as well as the Faculty provide comprehensive critical care, through evidence based practice to patients with both neurologic and neurosurgical injuries. Our Medical Team are highly trained and credentialed in a multitude of neurological procedures like placement of Extra Ventricular Drains, ICP Monitors and Lumbar Drains. Likewise our nurses are also highly competent and skilled to manage neurological patients.

With opportunity for growth in skills and educational training you can receive different certifications (i.e. ENLS, CCRN, CRRT, Trauma Core etc.…). Neuro ICU is a special, family oriented unit. The team is nurturing and supportive with lots of resources at your fingertips.

Minimum requirements include; Graduation from an accredited registered nursing program. Current RN license for the state of California, BLS and ACLS certification

Qualities and experience we are looking for:

  • Ability to work closely with neuroscience team members.

  • Excellent communication & problem solving skills.

  • Desire to work closely with skilled neurosurgeons, in all areas of this specialty, including trauma cases

CRMC is the flagship hospital of Community Medical Centers – a private, not-for-profit healthcare system based in Fresno, California, and the largest healthcare provider and private employer in central California. We measure up with top hospitals nationally and are the 3rd largest in California. With 685 beds, we are home to the only Level 1 Trauma and comprehensive burn centersbetween Los Angeles and Sacramento. The 56,000 square-foot emergency department is one of the largest and busiest in the state. We have an 84 bed Level 3 NICU and a brand new pediatric specialty care unit. Future plans include building a women and children’s facility on campus and expanding with 65 additional beds. Our hospital serves 2.5 million people within 9 counties, averaging a daily census of 641 patients. We’re affiliated with UCSF as a teaching facility and have trained 3,000 Medical Doctor’s to date plus remain investing in research and training grants. * *

We provide excellent health benefits (medical, dental & vision) along with a 403(b) package to plan for your future. Additionally, you will accrue paid time off (PTO) from your first day of employment, totaling 5 weeks as a full-time employee. Other Benefits include; Long-term Disability Insurance, Basic Life Insurance and Accidental Death and Dismemberment Coverage, Educational Reimbursement, Employee Assistance Program, Credit Union Membership, Retirement Planning classes, and an onsite Fitness Center, 24 hour Subway and concierge service. #NRS17

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Job Title: Neuroscience ICU- Clinical Nurse 2- FT, 12hrs

Facility: Community Regional Medical Center

Employment Type Description: Full Time - 12hour

Location: Community Regional Medical Center

Shift Hours/Days: Nights

Job Number: JO-1609-19217

Date Posted: 9/20/2016

City: Fresno

State: CA

Minimum Years Experience: 1

Required Degree: Registered Nurse (R.N.)