Registered Nurse ICU
Company: Summerville Medical Center
Posted on: October 9, 2019
SHIFT: Nights (rotating weekends)
Is your current role providing you the level of challenge and
fulfillment you are looking for? If not, consider the Summerville
Medical Center, committed to building a health community across the
greater Charleston area and the Lowcountry. The core of our values
emanates from our continued focus on improving the health and
quality of life for residents in the communities we serve. To
accomplish this we aim to identify top talent aligned with our
values and dedicated to cultivating our mission.
We invite you to learn more about the fantastic opportunity, who we
are and how you can join our dynamic team. Summerville Medical
Center is a 124-bed HCA hospital system with a 24-hour emergency
room and comprehensive medical services. The facility enjoys an
enviable reputation for its cardiac services, pediatrics and
women's service, including "home-like" birthing suites. Surgical
services offered include orthopedic, reflux, robotic and weight
loss surgeries. Trident Health has earned recognition as a leader
in the delivery of healthcare in the Low Country.
Trident Health is a multi-facility health system located in South
Carolina's Lowcountry, and is part of the national HCA healthcare
network. Trident is comprised of two acute care hospitals - Trident
Medical Center and Summerville Medical Center - and Moncks Corner
Medical Center, which provides outpatient medical services and 24/7
Emergency Services. Affiliated with Trident are a number of
physician practices that provide family medicine, surgical services
and specialty medical care. These quality-focused entities work
together to bring excellence in medical and wellness services to
residents of the Lowcountry. For the third straight year, The Joint
Commission recently recognized Trident as one of the nation's top
hospitals for quality and safety.
We'd love to hear from you. Come join our team of dedicated
professionals that are committed to delivering the best patient
care in the world. Why don't you apply now?
We offer you a generous compensation package including: competitive
pay, paid time off, 401k, medical, dental vision and life
insurance, tuition reimbursement, loan forgiveness and employee
stock purchase plan.
We are searching for a Registered Nurse for a full time night shift
(7p-7a) position on our state-of-the-art Critical Care Unit The
Critical Care RN is responsible to the Nursing Director/Charge
Nurse for the delivery of quality patient care utilizing the
nursing process. Apply your nursing knowledge derived from
education and experience as foundation for patient care,
communication, and documentation on the unit.
Essential Core Functions:
- Provide quality patient care, in keeping with the philosophy
and objectives of the hospital and department.
- Maintain and support the standards of nursing care and practice
in order to meet the health care needs of patients, their families
and the community.
- Prescribes, delegates and coordinates all nursing care provided
to assigned patients and is responsible for meeting all standards
associated with performance, nursing practice and nursing care.
Under general supervision the RN staff nurse provides direct
nursing care in accordance with established policies and procedures
of Trident Health System. In collaboration with the patient, the
patients family and other members of the health care team, the
clinical RN assesses, plans, implements, evaluates, and coordinates
treatment plans. The Critical Care Department RN manages of
adolescent, adult, geriatric critical care patients in accordance
with established policy and procedure.
- Use therapeutic communication in daily practice.
- Maintain a safe and therapeutic Intensive Care
- Implement and direct care, using the nursing process with
emphasis on the needs of individual ICU patients.
- Evaluate the effectiveness of the nursing process.
- Provide emotional support of the patient and significant others
to make informed choices regarding health care.
- Promote an ICU environment that treats patients and families
with dignity, respect and appreciation of their lifestyle, religion
- Maintain high quality, age specific care for adolescent, adult,
and geriatric patients as assigned.
- Delegate tasks to the appropriate caregiver.
- Participate in Cardiovascular Department specific initiatives
and process improvement.
- Provide supervision of new employees, patient care assistants,
vocational nurses, nurse technicians, student nurses, and / or
- Support the mission, vision, and values of the organization.
Job may include direct supervision of students at the discretion of
the area supervisor. Employee must have the same licensure or have
completed the same training to satisfy the requirements of the
discipline of the student. Direct supervision means the primary
caregiver is readily available to the student throughout the
- Current State of South Carolina RN license required, or
recognized compact licensure (subject to South Carolina State
Licensing Requirements, including/not limited to ongoing
eligibility and duration provisions)
- BLS - Healthcare provider
- NIH Stroke Scale Certification must be complete within 90 days
of hire. *Transfers/New Hires have six (6) months from employment
to obtain ACLS certification
- Graduate of a NLN accredited school of nursing. Graduate Nurses
or Registered Nurse with little or no Critical Care experience must
complete the Critical Care Internship program and associated
- Experience in acute care.
- One year previous critical care experience required for PRN.
- This is a full time night shift (7p-7a) position
- Weekend and holiday rotation required We are so excited to
speak with you about this phenomenal opportunity. Apply to hear
We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our
company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion,
color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital
status, veteran status, or disability status.
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