RN CCU Critical Care / Nights - Sky Ridge Medical Center at Sky Ridge Medical Center
Company Name
Sky Ridge Medical Center
Job Title
RN CCU Critical Care / Nights - Sky Ridge Medical Center
Company Location
Lone Tree, CO
Contact Information
Required Education
High School
Required Experience
Not Specified
Job Description



POSITION SUMMARY:

The ICU RN at Sky Ridge Medical Center performs and oversees the care of patients with critical illness or injury utilizing the nursing process.  The primary nurse leads the collaboration of the multidisciplinary team for well-coordinated patient care that optimize patient outcomes.  The RN must possess strong assessment and clinical skills to oversee and care for patients with a multitude of disorders to include, Heart Failure, Respiratory distress, Sepsis, Multisystem Organ Failure, Neurosurgical Procedures, Invasive Cardiac Procedures, Trauma, MI and Strokes. Due to the unique patient population in the ICU setting the applicant must excel at the following skills, interpersonal, communication, leadership, time management, critical thinking and decision making. The applicant must support the Sky Ridge Medical Center vision of setting the standard for health, healing and comfort.  In an effort to achieve the vision of Sky Ridge Medical Center the applicant must be committed to a culture of excellence which is the cornerstone of our Mission to be a destination FACILITY WITH SUPERIOR CLINICAL OUTCOMES THAT PROVIDES A “BEYOND EXPECTATIONS” SERVICE EXPERIENCE.
 

DEGREE OF SUPERVISION:

Direct Supervision from charge nurse, CNC, department director.
 



POSITION MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS CHECKLIST

Education

Mental and Emotional Requirements

Personal Protective Equipment

(    )      Less than high school
(    )      High school or GED
(    )      Vocational/technical
(  X)     2 year Associate
            Degree/Diploma

(  X)     4 year Bachelor Degree (preferred)
(    )      Post-Graduate Degree
(  X)     License/certification (specify)
Compact RN license or Colorado RN license accepted upon hire, CO license required within 90 days of hire.
(    )      Other:
                                                               
 
(  X)     Manage stress appropriately
(  X)     Make decisions under pressure
(  X)     Manage anger/fear/ hostility/
            violence of others appropriately
(  X)     Handle multiple priorities
(  X)     Work alone/independently
(  X)     Work in confined and/or crowded areas
 
(  X)     Mask
(    )     TB mask (N95 Respirator)
(  X)     Gown
(  X)     Goggles
(  X)     Gloves
(    )     Ear/hearing Protection
(  )       Radiation Badge
(    )     Imaging Apron
Other:
                                                               
                                                               
   

Experience

Hazards

(    )     None
(    )     Less than 1 year
( X )     1 – 3 years  (preferred)
(    )     3 - 5 years
(    )     More than 5 years
(    )     Other  ____________________
            __________________________
            __________________________
            __________________________
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(  X)     Exposure to toxic/caustic chemicals/ detergents
(   )      Exposure to extreme conditions, hot/ cold
(  X)     Exposure to dust/fumes/gases
(  X)     Exposure to moving mechanical parts
(  X)     Exposure to potential electrical shock
(   )      Exposure to high pitched noises
(   )      Exposure to high loud noises
(   )      Exposure to vibration
(  X)     Exposure to communicable diseases
(    )     Exposure to excessive sunlight or work outdoors
(    )     Unprotected heights
(  X)     CRT (computer) equipment
(    )     Operating heavy equipment
(  X)     Latex Exposure
(    )     BBP Exposure                            
(  X)     TB  Risk
(  X)     Lasers                                        
 

Skills

Physical Requirements

 

(  X)     Organizational
(  X)     Verbal communication
(  X)     Written communication
(  X)     Interpersonal
(   )      Mathematical
(   )      Analytical
(  X)     Grammar/spelling
(  X)     Read/comprehend written instructions
(  X)     Follow verbal instructions
(   )      Transcription
(   )      Clerical
( X)      BLS Upon Hire
( X)      ACLS With in 6 mo. Of Hire
(   )      PALS
Computer (specify) 
(   )      Microsoft Office 
(   )      Microsoft Outlook 
(  X)     CPCS (Meditech)                       
Department - Specific:
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(   )      Sedentary work
(   )      Light work
(  X)     Medium work
(  X)     Heavy work
(   )      Very heavy work
(   )      Ability to respond to & restrain aggressive/assaultive patients
 
The minimum requirements of this position require the individual to:
 
(  X)     Perform repetitive tasks/motions
(  X)     Distinguish colors
(  X)     Hear alarm/telephone/tape recorder/ normal speaking voices
(  X)     Have good manual dexterity
(  X)     Have good eye-hand-foot coordination for foot and or hand controls
(   (  X)     Have visual acuity - clarity of vision: Near (20’ to 20’ ) Far (>20’ )
(  X)     Have peripheral vision
(  X)     Have depth perception
(  X)     Drive a moving vehicle

Evaluate requirements & activity percentage in time for this position based on the following:

                1    not at all              (0%)
                2    occasionally        (1-33%)
                3    frequently           (34-66%)
                4    continuously       (67-100%)
 
Stand                                        1   2   3   4
Sit                                             1   2   3   4
Walk                                         1   2   3   4
Climb                                        1   2   3   4
Bend                                         1   2   3   4
Crouch                                     1   2   3   4
Squat                                        1   2   3   4
Crawl                                        1   2   3   4
Kneel                                        1   2   3   4
Balance                                    1   2   3   4
Pull with force                           1   2   3   4
Reach above head                   1   2   3   4
Reach above shoulder             1   2   3   4
Twist at waist                            1   2   3   4
Push/pull up to  200  lbs.          1   2   3   4
Lift/carry up to  50 lbs.              1   2   3   4
Lift from floor level up               1   2   3   4
Lift from waist level up              1   2   3   4
Lift from shoulder/head            1   2   3   4
Ages of Patients Served
(  )       Infant/neonate          Birth – 1 year
(  )       Child/pediatric          1 – 11 years
(  X)     Adolescent               13 – 17 years
(  X)     Adult                         18 – 64 years
(  X)     Geriatric                    65 years
(    )     Not applicable

Job Requirements

 

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