HCA, Hospital Corporation of America Registered Nurse Intensive Care Unit RN ICU in Richmond, Virginia
Retreat Doctors’ Hospital, a campus of Henrico Doctors’ Hospital, is one of Healthgrades® Top 50 Hospitals in the nation. Retreat is a 226-bed facility offering medical and surgical programs, 24-hour adult and pediatric emergency care and outpatient services. The Retreat Doctors’ Hospital campus is also home to the Institute of Urological Health, offering the latest innovations in urological care and surgery. Located in the historic fan district, we are proud to bring state-of-the-art technology and compassionate care to our neighbors and the surrounding community
The ICU Registered Nurse provides therapeutic and administrative services necessary for the care of seriously and critically ill patients, in support of HCA ethical principles and values. This includes:
Continuous observation and frequent measurements of relevant indicators of clinical conditions and outcomes.
Providing direct access to patients for major procedures and therapies, including resuscitation.
Consistently maintaining competencies in hemodynamic monitoring, dysrhythmia recognition, ventilator management, and other evolving techniques as they are developed.
Always recognizing and being cognizant of the impact that a serious illness projects upon a patient and their family.
Responsible for assessing, planning, implementing, evaluating, and documenting all aspects of patient care. The RN delegates appropriate tasks to unlicensed personnel and provides required supervision.
Working closely with all health care providers to facilitate and coordinate efficient, effective, and quality healthcare.
Evaluating patient’s signs and symptoms; then records and reports results. The RN sets priorities and modifies patient care in response to changing conditions by utilizing problem solving skills and exhibiting good judgment.
Collaborating with physicians regarding patient progress towards the outcome attainment. The RN assists physician during treatment/examination of patient and processes orders and makes appropriate and timely notification to physician on patient condition changes.
Patient Rights – The RN will work to support and protect the rights of each patient served, treat each patient with dignity and care, and maintain patient confidentiality/privacy. Patient Safety – The RN demonstrates commitment to patient safety initiatives including patient falls, medication safety, National Patient Safety Goals, critical value reporting, and administration of blood products.
EDUCATION REQUIRED AND/OR PREFERRED:
Diploma or Associates Degree in Nursing from a school of professional nursing (required)
BSN or current enrollment in a BSN program at an accredited school of Nursing (preferred)
Current Registered Nurse License in this state (required)
American Heart Association Basic Life Support (BLS) Health Care Provider (required)
ACLS certification (preferred)
- 1-2 years of experience as a RN with demonstrated competency in critical care skills (preferred)
12 hour shifts
72 hours every pay period (every two weeks)
Title: Registered Nurse Intensive Care Unit RN ICU
Location: Virginia-Richmond-Henrico Doctors Hospital Retreat
Requisition ID: 00448-35211