Oct 19, 2020

Registered Nurse - Intensive Care Unit

  • Augusta Health
  • Fishersville, VA, USA

Job Description

Description:

Are you ready to join a dynamic and teamwork driven group of nurses? The Intensive Care Unit (ICU) at Augusta Health strives to provide top notch, holistic care for a diverse group of patients and is looking for both new and experienced nurses to join our team. We are a newly renovated 14-bed unit where new and experienced nurses will stretch their skill sets with a patient population involving cardiology, pulmonology, nephrology, and complex surgical patients with interventions that include, but not limited to, Continuous Renal Replacement Therapy (CRRT), Intra-Aortic balloon pumps, Impella, and Therapeutic Hypothermia. We would love to have you join us in the ICU at Augusta Health where potential and growth are an everyday opportunity!

We currently have a Night Shift Registered Nurse (RN) position open on our ICU . The Registered Nurse is accountable for the coordination of direct patient care, education, and serves as a leader of the patient care team. The RN will work closely with an interdisciplinary team to deliver high quality patient care.

Come join the Augusta Health team located in the beautiful Shenandoah Valley in Fishersville, VA. Augusta Health is an independent, community hospital recognized as one of Healthgrades’ 50 Best Hospitals in America. Our mission is to promote the health and well-being of our community through access to excellent care. We build trust and peace of mind through our core values of patient-and community-centeredness, professionalism, excellence, and teamwork.

Requirements

  • Must be a Registered Nurse licensed to practice as a professional nurse in the Commonwealth of Virginia
  • 1 year of relevant experience.
  • Must have a strong desire to work with a high-risk and complex patient population.
  • Must have solid critical thinking skills and a strong application of the nursing process.
  • Must have effective adherence to infection control practices.
  • Positive attitude, with enthusiasm for caring for our community
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills
  • Effective time management skills

Some benefits of working at Augusta Health include:

• Insurance package including health, dental, and vision • Retirement savings helping you to plan for your future • Generous paid time off to promote work life balance • Free onsite parking • 24/7 armed security to ensure your safety • Shift and weekend differentials • Flexible scheduling • Clinical ladder career path program • Shared governance • Tuition reimbursement • Onsite child care • Augusta Health Fitness Reimbursement Program • Individualized orientation with dedicated preceptor • Onsite credit union • Employee discounts including the cafeteria, gift shop, pharmacy, and movie tickets