MICU RN

Dallas, TX

We are representing a MICU RN opportunity at a 796-bed tertiary care center located in North Texas. This HCA facility is recognized for its state-of-the-art medical facilities and leading organ transplant program.  The hospital’s robotic surgery staff are pioneers in performing minimally invasive surgery, which reduces pain, blood loss, and scarring, while also shortening the recovery period for patients. The facility also specializes in rehabilitation, heart and vascular care, and women’s services, among other services.

 

Position Summary

 

The MICU RN manages the nursing care of critically ill patients in accordance with established policies, procedures and protocols of the healthcare organization.

 

Responsibilities

 

  • 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
  • Orients and mentors new staff members
  • Follows Standard Precautions using personal protective equipment as required

 

Requirements

 

  • TX RN or Compact State Licensure
  • BSN – Required
  • ACLS and BLS
  • 1-2 years of ICU experience – recent ICU/MICU experience in a 10+ bed unit and with adult patients
  • Nurse to Patient ratio- 1:1 or 1:2
  • RN must have experience in managing high acuity patients, no LTACH patients
  • FTE # 45

 

 

 

 

Note: Qualified candidates will be contacted within 2 business days of application. If an applicant does not meet the above criteria, we will keep your resume on file for future opportunities and may contact you for further discussion.

Date Posted 5/15/2020
Salary $28.64 - $39.95 / hr






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