York Hospital

Department: ICU

Schedule: Part Time

Shift: Day Shift

Hours: 7:00 am – 7:30 pm – Variable Days

Benefit Eligible: Yes

Temporary Position: No

Weekend Requirements: Weekend Rotation

Hours / Pay Period: 48

At York, we're more than just a hospital. We are a team of providers, clinicians and staff members offering expertise throughout Southern Maine and the NH seacoast. At York Hospital, our commitment is to make a positive difference in the lives of one another, our patients and our community by instilling our vision of Loving Kindness for all. Just a stone’s throw from the Atlantic Ocean and the New Hampshire border, our community hospital is licensed for 79 beds, maintains six community sites, and enjoys an affiliation with Massachusetts General Hospital.

$5,000 SIGN ON BONUS FOR QUALIFIED CANDIDATES!

We are seeking an ICU RN to join our ICU Team!

 

The ICU Nurse is a professional Registered Nurse who is accountable for the delivery of quality patient care.  This includes:

 

Assesses, plans, implements, evaluates and documents the care of critically ill medical and surgical adolescent/adult patients. Provides acute stroke care per protocols.   Assists with special procedures.  Directs the care delivered by others in the department.  Collaborates with Physician/providers to evaluate patient readiness for transfer out of critical care environment.  Accepts medical-surgical and telemetry overflow patients as necessary. 

 

MUST HAVE REQUIREMENTS:

  • BLS within 120 days of hire, and maintain while in position
  • ACLS within 1 year of hire and maintain while in position
  • 1 year current hospital nursing preferred

        

Other Position Expectations

  1.  Ability to interpret and operate cardiac and other invasive and noninvasive monitors, recognize normal/abnormal rhythms /trends, and institute appropriate interventions
  2. Attend in house codes, RRT and Stroke calls  as required
  3. Maintain competency in:
  • Caring for patients with complex needs including hemodynamically compromised, acute stroke and mechanically ventilated patients
  • Initiating and maintain complex IV therapy, including thrombolytic administration, vasoactive medications, central IV catheters, dialysis catheters and arterial lines
  • Safe use of less invasive, life supporting modalities i.e. BiPAP, ETCO2, arterial pressure based CO/CI and SVO2 monitor, core temperature monitors
  • Cares for complex, chemically paralyzed patients and monitors appropriately utilizing Train of Four (TOF) and BIS monitoring systems
  • Monitors and cares for critically ill patients undergoing treatment with EKOS catheters, and IABP (Balloon Pump)

 

YORK HOSPITAL IS AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER. 

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