Job Description & Requirements
Intensive Care Nurse - ICU Nurse
Total # of beds in the unit: 12. Average daily census is: 7-9. Nurse to patient ratios 2:1 for all shifts. No Ancillary Staff. Patients range in age from Adolescents to Geriatrics. Staff works in 12 hour shifts. Unit patient population: General Medical and Surgical ICU patients. Required Certs: BLS, ACLS, Vent Mgmt. Patient Care Delivery System: Primary care model with a charge nurse on each shift. Medication system: Medication cassettes that are filled by pharmacy daily. Special Unit Procedures: Procedural Sedation, A-Line insertions, Swan-Ganz insertion and monitoring. Meds and drips administered: All standard ICU drips, medications. Documentation System: Kaiser PCD flow sheets. Supplemental Staff required to float when necessary. Scrubs can be any color, RN provides their own scrubs.