Job Posting:

Neuro Trauma ICU RN

  • Location: San Jose, California
  • Type: Direct Hire
  • Job #854

 Neuro Trauma ICU / RN / Acute Care

We are seeking a Neuro Trauma ICU RN for an immediate opening in Las Vegas, Nevada! The Neuro Trauma ICU RNwill coordinate total nursing care for critically ill patients, averaging in age from 57-70 years.  Primary patient population served include those admitted. Participates in patient/family teaching and provides leadership by working cooperatively with members of the health care team to maintain standards for professional nursing practice in the clinical setting. Participates in organizational and unit based quality improvement activities. Is able to provide mentorship and guidance to new employees. 

We offer the following benefits:

  • $63 – $87 per hour (depending on experience)
  • $30,000 Sign on Bonus
  • Health, dental, vision, and life insurance
  • 401(k)
  • PTO
  • Night shifts 3 days a week, 7-7 with rotating weekends

 Neuro Trauma ICU / RN / Acute Care

Responsibilities

  • Assesses plans and evaluates patient care needs.
  • Carries out physician orders.
  • Administers prescribed medications, changes dressings, cleans wounds, monitors vital signs.
  • Provides respiratory and ventilator management and monitoring for patients.
  • Serves as the primary coordinator of all disciplines for well coordinated patient care.
  • Monitors, records and communicates patient condition as appropriate utilizing computerized documentation systems.
  • Instructs and educates patients and families.
  • Assesses and coordinates patient's discharge planning needs with members of the healthcare team.
  • Provides age and culturally appropriate care.
  • Orients and mentors new staff members.
  • Follows Standard Precautions using personal protective equipment as required.

Requirements/Qualifications

  • California RN license
  • BCLS, ACLS required
  • CCRN, TNCC. NIH Stroke preferred
  • Graduate of an accredited nursing program.
  • Minimum  2 years of acute care nursing in a cardiovascular, trauma and neurosurgical ICU
  • Preferred: 5 years ICU nursing with emphasis on trauma, neurosurgical, or cardiovascular care.
  • EVD ICP experience and knowledge of taking care of stroke patients with post stroke intervention experience.
  • Open heart experience helpful.
  • CRRT, Balloon pumps, Impella experience beneficial as we frequently manage patients with these medical devises.

About

We are an acute care hospital with a Level II Trauma Center. The hospital provides a host of technologically-advanced services including Cardiovascular, Neuro, Orthopedic, Bariatric and General Surgery, Interventional Pulmonology and services for Women. We hold Joint Commission advanced certification as a Comprehensive Stroke Center and a Get with the Guidelines- Stroke Gold Plus Performance Achievement Award from the American Heart Association/American Stroke Association. It is a certified Chest Pain Center, county-designated STEMI (heart attack) Receiving Center, designated Lung Cancer Screening Center, a member of Extracorporeal Life Support Organization (ECMO) and is certified by The Joint Commission in Sepsis care. 

 Neuro Trauma ICU / RN / Acute Care

If you are interested you can apply at: https://acuity.healthcare/apply-today/