Bon Secours Health System RN - NEURO ICU in NORFOLK, Virginia

123307BR

Position Title:

RN - NEURO ICU

Job Details:

DEPAUL MEDICAL CENTER

POSITION SUMMARY

The Staff Registered Nurse in Neuroscience Intensive Care, under the direction of the Neuroscience Intensive Care Manger, is responsible for the provision of quality nursing care to the critically ill patients at Bon Secours DePaul Medical Center.

JOB REQUIREMENTS

  1. Graduate of an accredited school of professional nursing.

  2. Currently licensed to practice nursing in the Commonwealth of Virginia.

  3. Previous critical care nursing experience preferred or successful completion of approved critical care course within 6 months of employment.

  4. CPR certification. ACLS required within 6 months of employment.

  5. Must be proficient in command of the English language.

  6. Previous Neurology and/or Critical Care experience preferred.

  7. Able to interpret ECG's, hemodynamic profiles, laboratory results.

  8. Able to safely administer medications and provide safe care in a stressful environment.

  9. Able to delegate responsibilities to non-licensed personnel.

  10. Successful completion of approved hospital based Neuroscience nursing course within 3 months of employment.

  11. NIHSS certification required within 3 months of employment and annual maintenance of certification required.

  12. Eight hours of stroke-based or stroke-related education required within first year of employment and a maintenance of eight hours of stroke-based or stroke-related education required annually.

  13. Basic EKG course recommended within first 3 months of employment.

An essential function of this position is to comply with BSHSI Policy (SYS.HR.NUR.001) which requires, as a condition of employment, that all registered nurses with diplomas or associate degrees who apply and are hired after May 1, 2015 complete a Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) degree within five years of start date.

Req #:

123307BR

City:

NORFOLK

Status:

FT

Schedule:

7:00 PM – 7:00 AM

Weekends?:

Rotating Weekends

Market:

Bon Secours Hampton Roads

Department:

NEURO ICU

State:

VA

Facility:

DEPAUL MEDICAL CENTER

Shift (check all that apply):

Night

Is driving record considered for this job?:

No

Is credit history considered for this job?:

No

At Bon Secours, we believe in Right Relationships and as an organization we are fully committed to equal employment opportunity. In keeping with federal, state and local laws, Bon Secours Health System, Inc. policy forbids employees and associates to discriminate against anyone based on race, religion, color, gender, age, marital status, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, veteran status, disability or any other characteristic protected by law. Bon Secours also provides reasonable accommodations to disabled employees and applicants as required by law.