Performs plan of care intervention, including medication administration, specimen collection, clinical treatments, as well as other medical care treatment.
Documents patient care given.
Monitors, records, and communicates patient condition as appropriate to care team, physician, patient, and family.
Assists patients with performing activities of daily living, including personal hygiene, elimination, nutrition, and ambulation.
Collaborates as needed across disciplines to coordinate patient care, including patient transfer, discharge, referral and spiritual/psychosocial support needs.
Evaluates learning needs of patient and/or family and provides patient/family education appropriate to age, culture, condition, and circumstances.
Works as an advocate for the physical and emotional well-being of the patient.
Associate's degree Required
Bachelor's Degree Preferred
Requires critical thinking skills, decisive judgment and the ability to work with minimal supervision. Must be able to work in a stressful environment and take appropriate action.
Basic Life Support (BLS)
Advanced Cardiovascular Life Support (ACLS)
Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS)
ACLS Certification required after 6 months in ICU. PALS Certification required after 6 months in ICU. CCRN Certification preferred within 2 years for experienced ICU RNs or within 3 years for new grad RNs.
A valid American Heart Association Instructor card for BLS, ACLS, and PALS can/will supersede an American Heart Association Provider card for BLS, ACLS, and PALS.
Successful completion of a Basic Dysrhythmia exam within 90 days.
Licenses: Current Alabama RN Licensure
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**Organization:** **Andalusia Health*
**Title:** *RN-ICU Temp*