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Registered Nurse (RN) - ICU-CCU

Company: Samaritan Health Services
Location: Albany
Posted on: July 3, 2024

Job Description:

  • As a Registered Nurse (RN), you will play a crucial role in the experience of our patients by providing exceptional care. Samaritan Albany General Hospital is special not only for its excellent healthcare services, but also for its commitment to serving our communities, and creating a healing environment that extends beyond the hospital walls.

    Albany has been coined the "All-American City" and is located just off Interstate 5 in the heart of the beautiful Willamette Valley. Albany offers direct access to all areas of the state to its more than 56,000 residents. The Cascade Mountains and the Pacific Ocean are all within an hour and a half driving time, making Albany an excellent locale for outdoor recreation.

    In addition, the position offers the following benefits:

    • Competitive Salary
    • Health, Dental, and Vision Insurance
    • Retirement Savings Plans
    • Opportunities for Career Advancement
    • Employee Assistance Program
    • Paid Time Off
    • Sign-On Bonus & Relocation Reimbursement*
    • Please feel free to contact us if you have any questions about this exciting opportunity!
    • JOB SUMMARY/PURPOSE
      • The Registered Nurse (RN) is accountable for utilizing the nursing process to provide safe, age-appropriate, direct and indirect patient care, while practicing within the scope of practice of the Oregon State Board of Nursing.
      • DEPARTMENT DESCRIPTION
        • The Intensive Care Unit/Critical Care Unit support patients experiencing a variety of complex and high risk conditions and provides care through advanced knowledge and experience in a setting that provides intensive monitoring, assessments, and interventions.
        • EXPERIENCE/EDUCATION/QUALIFICATIONS
          • Current unencumbered Oregon RN license required.
          • Healthcare Provider Level BLS required.
          • AGH ICU-CCU:
            • ACLS and PALS required within six (6) months of hire.
            • TNCC required within one (1) year of hire.
            • Previous ICU experience preferred.
            • If responsible for floating to Post Anesthesia Care, PACU experience required.
            • KNOWLEDGE/SKILLS/ABILITIES
              • Social Perceptiveness: Ability to work with a diverse population from pediatrics to geriatrics. Basic understanding of age-related differences in caring for and/or communicating with patients and caregivers. Possess personal sensitivity to the needs and experiences of others and a non-judgmental attitude towards persons of differing standards, values, lifestyles, and ages.
              • Adaptability/Flexibility: Ability to respond quickly and appropriately to situations that may arise with high risk or diverse patient populations. Ability to adjust actions in relation to others and adapt to offer best possible care to patients.
              • Time Management: Ability to organize, plan and prioritize work to complete within required time frames and to follow-up on pending issues. Ability to perform multiple tasks simultaneously and thrive in dynamic fast-paced environments and under pressure.
              • Communication: Effective written and oral communication skills to explain complex issues, exchange information between team members, and tactfully discuss issues.
              • PHYSICAL DEMANDS
                • Rarely
                  (1 - 10% of the time)

                  Occasionally
                  (11 - 33% of the time)

                  Frequently
                  (34 - 66% of the time)

                  Continually
                  (67 - 100% of the time)

                  CLIMB - STAIRS

                  LIFT (Floor to Waist: 0"-36") 40 - 60 Lbs

                  LIFT (Waist to Eye: up to 54") 20 - 40 Lbs

                  SQUAT Static (hold > 30 sec)

                  KNEEL (on knees)

                  SIT

                  LIFT (Floor to Waist: 0"-36") 20 - 40 Lbs

                  LIFT (Knee to chest: 24"-54") 0 - 20 Lbs

                  LIFT (Waist to Eye: up to 54") 0 - 20 Lbs

                  LIFT (Overhead: 54" and above) 0 - 20 Lbs

                  CARRY 1-handed, 0 - 20 pounds

                  CARRY 2-handed, 20 - 40 pounds

                  SQUAT Repetitive

                  ROTATE TRUNK Sitting

                  REACH - Upward

                  PUSH (20-40 pounds force)

                  PULL (20-40 pounds force)

                  STAND

                  WALK - LEVEL SURFACE

                  LIFT (Floor to Waist: 0"-36") 0 - 20 Lbs

                  CARRY 2-handed, 0 - 20 pounds

                  BEND FORWARD at waist

                  ROTATE TRUNK Standing

                  REACH - Forward

                  MANUAL DEXTERITY Hands/wrists

                  FINGER DEXTERITY

                  PINCH Fingers

                  GRASP Hand/Fist

                  PUSH (0-20 pounds force)

                  PULL (0-20 pounds force)

                  None specified

Keywords: Samaritan Health Services, Albany , Registered Nurse (RN) - ICU-CCU, Healthcare , Albany, Oregon

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