UK HealthCare Lexington, KY, USA
Registered Nurses in the Intensive Care Unit ( ICU ) at UKHC Samaritan Hospital provide comprehensive care for adult and geriatric patients requiring critical care. Patient conditions include various circumstances requiring intensive monitoring such as complications from surgery, accidents, infections, and severe breathing problems. The Intensive Care Unit provides close, constant treatment by a team of specially trained health professionals. As a part of this unit, the RN serves as an important component of the critical care team. The primary responsibilities for this position consist of providing total, comprehensive, continuous and patient centered care which includes: assessing, documenting, planning, implementing, teaching, developing, and evaluating a comprehensive nursing plan of care; delivering direct patient care; ensuring patient satisfaction; training and delegating duties for Nursing Care Technicians (Nursing Assistant); and adhering to University policies and...
Must be able to work three, 12-hour, shifts per week from 7pm until 7:30am; will also be required to work some weekends and holidays