HCA, Hospital Corporation of America Nurse Practitioner Intensive Care Unit (ICU) in Salem VA, Virginia

LewisGale Medical Center (LGMC) delivers quality care to our patients located in the beautiful mountainous region of Southwest Virginia. LGMC is a 521-bed acute care facility and is the largest hospital in the LewisGale Regional Health System (LGRHS). Through our extensive network stretching from the Alleghany Highlands and Rockbridge County to the Roanoke and New River Valleys, we have the privilege of serving more than 250,000 patients each year. LewisGale is also ranked among the top hospitals in Virginia and the nation for benchmarked quality cancer care, patient safety and satisfaction and health outcomes. Lastly, t he Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) have ranked us among the top hospitals nationwide on quality measures for our services and treatments to address heart attack, heart failure, pneumonia and surgical care.

Due to recent expansions in our facility, we are actively looking for * Nurse Practitioners * to join our Intensive Care Unit Team! If you are looking for a position where you can develop close relationships with patients, physicians, and staff members , then this is the right position for you. Most importantly, we are looking to invest and train our Nurse Practitioners to be fully confident to work in an ICU environment.

Additional information about our Nurse Practitioner opening:

  • Intensive training conducted by ICC Healthcare
  • Responsible for conducting interdisciplinary rounds
  • 40 hr work week schedule (Nights)
  • No on-call requirement Lastly, our Intensive Care Unit includes a Medical Intensive Care Unit (MICU) , Surgical Intensive Care Unit (SICU) and Coronary Intensive Care Unit (CCU) . Conditions requiring intensive care include:

  • Recovery from certain surgeries

  • Brain injuries such as bleeding, trauma, tumors, coma or stroke
  • Heart conditions such as very high or very low blood pressure, abnormal heartbeat or heart attack
  • Lung conditions such as acute asthma attack, severe pneumonia or pulmonary embolism (blood clot in the lung)
  • Kidney disease such as acute and chronic kidney failure
  • Severe sepsis and end stage renal disease (ESRD) - respiratory distress requiring ventilator support
  • Open Heart Program


  • Graduation from an accredited Nurse Practitioner program


  • One year clinical experience in ICU (Preferred)


  • Nurse Practitioner License of Practicing State

Title: Nurse Practitioner Intensive Care Unit (ICU)

Location: Virginia-Salem VA-Lewis-Gale Medical Center

Requisition ID: 00005-16446