RN, ICU, Hillcrest Hospital South
Hillcrest Hospital South provides state-of-the-art technology in a friendly, community setting that is easy to navigate. Patient Satisfaction scores at Hillcrest Hospital South indicate that patients are consistently “very satisfied” compared with other area hospitals.
The Registered Nurse shall be responsible for assessing, planning, supervising and evaluating the nursing care of patients and for correlating the nursing process, the medical plan of care and policies.
Observe professional ethics in maintaining confidential information acquired regarding personal, financial, medical or employment of patients, families, and employees of Hillcrest Hospital South. Must follow and enforce accepted safety practices for patients and Hillcrest Hospital South. Must report hazards and initiate appropriate action. Must participate in safety instructional programs.
The ICU RN will deliver quality care by offering excellent customer service. All employees participate within a team centered approach towards patient care. The RN must possess exceptional communication skills, critical thinking skills, and independent decision making skills. General responsibilities include: patient assessments, holistic care involving patient families, the ability to delegate tasks, display proficiency in order entry and Meditech. The RN must also assist the department manager in staffing the department in a safe and cost effective manner. Occasional assignments outside the department may be required.
The above statements reflect the general duties considered necessary to describe the essential functions of this position as identified, and shall not be considered as a detailed description of all the work requirements that may be inherent in the position.