12 Jan 2018

Full-Time Registered Nurse – Pediatric ICU

BTL Technologies, Inc., – Posted by Dorinda BroadnaxHonolulu, Hawaii, United States

Job Description

OUR CUSTOMER

 Tripler Army Medical Center is the headquarters of the Regional Health Command-Pacific (RHC-P) of the armed forces administered by the United States Army in the state of Hawaii.  It is the largest military hospital in the Asian and Pacific Rim region and serves a military sphere of jurisdiction.

***THIS POSITION IS CONTINGENT UPON CONTRACT AWARD***

POSITION DESCRIPTION/RESPONSIBILITIES

Will perform a variety of duties to include, but not limited to, the following:

  •     Performs various pulmonary ventilation treatments such as administration of oxygen through various invasive and noninvasive means.
  •     Assist physician with complex and potentially life-threatening procedures such as cardioversion, insertion of central lines and intubation.
  •     Operate and monitor highly complex technical equipment such as hemodynamic monitoring devices, ventilators, and illness prevention.
  •     Provide patient and family teaching and counseling to possible reactions to medication, health maintenance and illness prevention.
  •     Manage nursing care of the patient on multiple medications and technical equipment, complete thorough assessments and determine abnormalities, make decisions and take corrective action immediately.
  •     Obtains patient history
  •     Documents plan of care and care given in patient’s medical record
  •     Administers medication by any ordered route
  •     Assess and document patient’s response to medications administered
  •     Use electronic thermometers, infusion and Patient Controlled Analgesia pumps and various other pieces of medical equipment
  •      Initiates life saving measures in absence of a physician

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS

  • Degree in Nursing or related field
  • Graduate of nursing program accredited by the American Association of Colleges of Nursing or National League of Nurses
  • Current, unrestricted license with no limitations, stipulations, or pending adverse action, in any state in the United States, District of Columbia, the Commonwealth of Puerto Rico, Guam, or U.S. Virgin Islands.
  • Must possess BLS, ACLS and PALS.
  • Must be able to perform advanced cardiopulmonary resuscitation, mixing and administering special, potent and potentially lethal drugs (i.e. Atropine, dopamine, dobutamine) based on weight.
  • Minimum 3 years of experience as a registered nurse with at least 1 year of PICU experience as a registered nurse.  One year of experience must have occurred within the last three years.
  • Ability to critically think, problem solve, and effectively communicate through both writing and speech.
  • Must be able to read, write, and speak English.
  • Must possess excellent interpersonal skills
  • Demonstrate expertise with Microsoft Office Products

   Follow this link to apply: https://btltech.mua.hrdepartment.com/ats/js_job_details.php?reqid=593

 

Job Categories: Medical and Healthcare Jobs. Job Types: Full-Time. Job expires in 23 days.

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