Catholic Health Initiatives RN in WILLISTON, North Dakota
We are seeking a full-time RN for our Intensive Care Unit (ICU) in Williston, ND
CHI St. Alexius Health Williston has been proudly serving our community since 1920, and we continue to expand our services and update our technology to better serve our patients in the years to come. For nearly 100 years, we have stayed true to our founding mission to care for everyone who comes through our doors. Our goal is to provide you with quality, compassionate care as well as give you the tools to enjoy exceptional health.
As a Registered Nurse (RN), you will be responsible for delivering the highest quality patient care according to the specific orders of each patient’s individual physician. This will involve, utilizing your knowledge and skills to educate patients and their families on prevention and healthy habits.
Utilize the nursing process in developing the plan of care
Base on care plan, implements care and re-evaluates care based on the patient response to treatments. Documents progress towards goals
Administers specified medications, by either oral, subcutaneous, intermuscular, intradermal, or intravenous route as ordered. Documents response to medications.
Assembles equipment for procedures and uses patient’s supplies appropriately during procedures commonly performed by the RN
Completes nursing assessment of patient and documents appropriately into the patient’s records
Sets priorities in plan of care based on assessed needs
Assesses educational needs and engages in patient/family education and teaching as appropriate. Documents this education.
Continuously observes, monitors, and/or assessed the patient status and reports any changes in condition or adverse reactions to medications or treatments. Documents this in the patient’s record. Notifies MD.
Documents all pertinent information into the patient’s record. Performs this documentation at the patient’s bedside.
Transcribes physician orders appropriately.
Demonstrates knowledge in management of complex equipment: Ventilators, hemodynamic monitoring, temporary transcutaneous and transvenous pacemakers, cardiac/oxygen saturation/non-invasive blood pressure monitors, epidural catheters, fluid and blood pumps
Demonstrates knowledge in advanced nursing skills: airway management, dysrhythmia management, and shock management
Assist to maintain order and cleanliness of utility, nutrition, medication and supply room, nurses station, patient cupboards and consulting room
Checks equipment and supplies and assists with room set up
Manages intravenous fluids, medications, and blood administration. Documents patients response
Other duties as assigned
Education / Accreditation / Licensure:
Associates Degree from an approved School of Nursing
Licensed as a Registered Nurse by the State of North Dakota Board of Nursing
Certification for Basic Life Support (BLS)
Certification for Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS)
Certification for Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS)
- Minimum of two (2) years of ICU experience
Equal Opportunity Employer
Primary Location NORTH DAKOTA-WILLISTON-MERCY MEDICAL CENTER
Daily Schedule Rotating
Scheduled Hours per 2-week Pay Period 72
Weekends Required Every Other
Req ID: 2018-R0164221
We’re an equal opportunity employer. All applicants will be considered for employment without attention to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, veteran or disability status.