Registered Nurse , Critical Care
Full Time, 72 Hours Per Pay Period, Night Shift
Parkwest is West Knoxville’s premier medical facility and a top performing heart hospital. In addition to providing the area’s leading cardiac services, Parkwest has been nationally recognized for award-winning care throughout our facility. For 2020-21 Parkwest received recognition from U.S. News & World Report (https://health.usnews.com/best-hospitals/area/tn/parkwest-medical-center...) as one of the “Top 10” hospitals in Tennessee.
Critical Care Unit:
Our Critical Care is a 30 bed unit offering comprehensive care. The Critical Care Department at Parkwest (http://www.treatedwell.com/) includes the Intensive Care Unit (ICU), Medical Intensive Care Unit (MICU), and Coronary Care Unit (CCU). All units provide 24-hour constant observation.
Provides professional nursing care within an assigned unit; coordinates care planning with other disciplines.
Recruiter: Angelica Adams || email@example.com || 865-373-1106
+ Completes nursing history and initiates patient education.
+ Collaborates with interdisciplinary team members.
+ Implements plan of care appropriate to diagnosis. Evaluates care outcomes.
+ Problem solves and coordinates unit/patient care assignments, with supervision.
+ Introduces new employees/students to unit routines.
+ Participates on unit-based committees.
+ Demonstrates competence in performing critical skills (checklist) to include appropriate delivery of care according to the age-specific needs of the population served.
+ Supervises LPNs, Nursing Assistants, HUCs, Techs and sitters.
+ Follows policies, procedures, and safety standards. Completes required education assignments annually. Works toward achieving goals and objectives, and participates in quality improvement initiatives as requested.
+ Performs other duties as assigned.
Minimum Education: None specified; however, must be sufficient to meet the standards for achievement of the below indicated license and/or certification as required by the issuing authority.
Minimum Experience: New graduate, within first (1st) year of orientation (move to level II after one (1) Year experience).
Licensure Requirement: Must have and maintain Tennessee State RN licensure. CPR required.
Job Title Clin Nurse I
Facility Parkwest Medical Center
Department Name CRITICAL CARE UNIT