Carson-Tahoe Regional Healthcare RN - ICU (CVU) in United States
Carson Tahoe Health located in Carson City Nevada 30 minutes from Reno and beautiful Lake Tahoe is currently seeking a Registered Nurse (RN) for their 16 bed ICU unit. This unit provides care for patients requiring in-depth monitoring and support in a critical care setting; multi system patients, respiratory compromised patients, Acute MI, critically III patients requiring additional support and monitoring, cardiac catheterization procedures, vascular lab procedures and complex post-operative patients.
Under the direction of the Department Manager and supervision of the Charge RN the successful candidate will be responsible for administering the fundamentals of the nursing process, contributing to the nursing assessment, nursing diagnosis, planning implementation and evaluation.
Working as a RN in the ICU unit you will be required to;
Hold a valid Nevada RN License or Interim Permit
Hold a current American Heart Association Basic Life Support (BLS) / Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) for Healthcare Providers certificate.
Hold ACLS at or within 3 months of hire.
Hold NIHSS certification at or within 3 months of hire.
Epidural competency documentation required within 6 months of hire
Procedural sedation self-study completed within 1 month of hire and renewed annually
IAPB competency documented for CVU is preferred
Critical Care Registered Nurse (CCRN) national board certification preferred at or within 18 months of hire
BSN or above preferred
One (1) year Critical Care Experience
Open heart recovery experience preferred
Carson Tahoe offers a competitive remuneration package based on experience and education. To find out more about Carson Tahoe Health visit www.carsontahoe.com