Contract, Per Diem
Kansas City, MO
Posted 3 weeks ago

Location: Kansas City, MO





Shift: Night : 1900-0730, Per Diem, 6 months contract





Start date: ASAP





Job Description:





As a Critical Care Nurse, you will play a crucial role in providing meticulous care for patients in the intensive care units. Your duties include evaluating the patient’s conditions, administering treatment and providing constant support during recovery. Key responsibilities include:






  1. Duties and Responsibilities:

    • RN utilizes the nursing process of assessment, planning, implementation and evaluation.




    • Provides direct patient care within the scope of practice.




    • RN directs and guides patient/family teaching and activities of other nursing personnel while maintaining standards of care in the ICU.




    • RN is directly responsible and accountable for the care given to his/her assigned patients.




    • RN communicates with the physician about changes in the patient's clinical condition including hemodynamic monitoring, results of diagnostic studies and abnormal results and symptomatology.




    • RN is able to respond quickly and accurately to changes in condition and/or response to treatment.




    • Maintains patient privacy and confidentiality.




    • Other assignments as needed






  2. Education and Experience:

    • Bachelor’s degree in nursing.




    • Must have minimum 1+ years of acute care hospital experience, critical care preferred






  3. Certifications:

    • Current and Valid State RN License required




    • BLS and ACLS Certification required.




    • Completion of Critical Care Course preferred




    • Basic Arrythmia Interpretation






  4. Other requirements:

    • Fully vaccinated for COVID-19







This position requires a compassionate, detail-oriented individual with excellent communication and critical thinking skills. You will need a Bachelor’s Degree in Nursing (BSN) and a valid state Registered Nurse (RN) license. Prior experience in a ICU setting and additional certifications in ICU nursing are highly desirable.


Job Features

Job Category

Intensive Care, Nursing

Rate

52/hr

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