HCA, Hospital Corporation of America RN PICU-Pediatric ICU in Richmond, Virginia
PICU at Forest
Henrico Doctors’ Hospital*is a 340-bed community hospital offering a full range of healthcare services. We specialize in heart and stroke care, women's health, orthopedics and groundbreaking diagnostic imaging. We're also a national trendsetter in kidney transplants through the Virginia Transplant Center and as part of the Virginia Institute of Robotic Surgery, we lead the state in minimally-invasive procedures with da Vinci robotic-assisted surgeries.
OurPICUenables us to give critically ill children, or those requiring close observation, the specialized care their condition requires. A team of Pediatric Intensivist physicians supervises the care of our PICU patients. These Pediatric Intensivists are available for referral 24 hours a day, seven days a week. Like our Pediatric Hospitalists, the Pediatric Intensivists will update your pediatrician on your child’s care and progress.
SPECIFIC ELEMENTS AND ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS:*
Responsible for clinical management of the patient.
Functions as a Registered Nurse by role - modeling professional behavior.
Functions as a Charge Nurse/Resource Nurse.
Assures satisfaction of customers (patients, visitors, physicians and staff) / Additional information about our unit • 4 bed unit • Nurse Patient ratio is 1:1 • Unit based educator to support onboarding and facilitate growth of staff • Team with employees ranging from new grads to 25 years of experience, fosters mentoring environment. • Professional growth is fostered through an active Unit Practice Council, hospital wide Shared and Governance and multidisciplinary safety committee. • 24 hour pediatric intensivist coverage/
EDUCATION REQUIRED AND/OR PREFERRED:* • Diploma or Associates Degree from a professional nursing program (required) • BSN or current enrollment in a BSN program at an accredited school of Nursing (preferred)
LICENSURE/CERTIFICATION:* • Current Registered Nurse License in this state • American Heart Association Basic Life Support (BLS) Health Care Provider (required) • ACLS, PALS (preferred)
EXPERIENCE: • At least 1 year of experience in a Pediatric ICU (required) • 2 years of experience in a Pediatric ICU (preferred)
Title: RN PICU-Pediatric ICU
Location: Virginia-Richmond-Henrico Doctors Hospital Forest
Requisition ID: 00448-32638