Registered Nurse, Intensive Care Unit

Location: Shiprock, NM, United States
Date Posted: 06-12-2018
Global Empire, LLC (GHG) is a Healthcare Staffing Company specialized in providing reliable and qualified healthcare professionals for Government contracts nationwide. 
 
We are seeking a qualified Registered Nurse for an available contract opportunity to perform services at the Northern Navajo Medical Center located in Shiprock, New Mexico.

Available Positions:  Registered Nurse - Intensive Care Unit

Place of Performance:  Northern Navajo Medical Center located in Shiprock, New Mexico.
 
Work Shifts: The shifts are 12 hour rotational (day or night) including weekends and Government Holidays. 

Period of Performance:  through December 31, 2018 

Position Requirements/Qualifications:

Education:
Degree or diploma from a professional nursing program approved by the legally designated State accrediting agency at the time the program was completed by the applicant. 

Experience: The RN must have a minimum of 3 years Critical Care nursing experience and be able to work independently. The nurse needs to possess a strong basic and advance critical care nursing knowledge, clinical skill and competency. The nurse needs to be competent in the care of a comprehensive, acute and chronic critically-ill adults ranging from young adulthood to geriatrics. This may include caring for patients with postpartum complications. The RN needs to know the care of patients, who require the use of invasive hemodynamic monitoring (transducing central venous pressures, arterial lines and abdominal pressures); titration of vasopressors, anti-arrhythmic, sedatives, paralytics, etc.; care of post-operative patients, those patients requiring blood product administration, and etc. The RN needs to be competent to assist the medical provider with bedside procedures (central line placement, arterial line placement, lumbar puncture, thoracentesis, paracentesis, etc.). The RN needs to be able to problem solve, critically think, and make appropriate and immediate clinical judgment and decisions. 

Professional skills: 
Anatomy & Physiology of all age groups: young adulthood to geriatrics 
Proficient in IV cannulation/blood draws of all age groups 
Assess all ages and communicates abnormal signs and symptoms to Medical Provider appropriately 
Ability to work with Electronic Health Record & Barcode Medication Administration Scanners 
Ability to float to Emergency Room Department and/or PACU upon completion of a Float Competency Skills Checklist. This is merely a preference and not mandatory for this position. 

Equipment skills: 
- VIASYS ventilators 
- Nihon-Khoden Cardiac monitors and telemetries 
- Level 1 Rapid Infuser 
- Alaris IV and PCA pumps 
- SCDs (Sequential Compression Devices) 
- Kangaroo feeding pumps 
- LINET (4 new beds) and Hill-Rom bed (1 TotalCare bed 
- Pressure Monitoring for hemodynamic purposes 

License: Must possess and maintain current State license while employed with Indian Health Service (IHS). 

Certifications (MANDATORY): 
A valid and unrestricted State Nursing License 
A current Basic Life Support (BLS) Certification with American Heart Association 
A current Advance Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) Certification with American Heart Association 
Preferably have TNCC and Pediatric Advance Life Support (PALS) Certification with American Heart Association 
 
Inquiries about this position are accept by email.

Ana Rowling
Recruiter Manager
GHG
2151 Linglestown Road, Suite 180 ‚óŹ Harrisburg, PA 17110
Email: ana@globalhealthcaregroup.com
GHG is an Equal Opportunity Employer
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