Ascension Health Registered Nurse (RN) - PICU- FT Days in Indianapolis, Indiana

Job ID: 275025

Registered Nurse (RN) - PICU- FT Days

Indianapolis, Indiana

Regular/Day

Additional Job Information

Title: Registered Nurse (RN)

City, State: Indianapolis, IN

Location: Indianapolis-2001 West 86th St

Department: Pediatric ICU Unit 001

Additional Job Details: Full-Time Day, 36 hours Weekly

About Us

Why choose Peyton Manning?

Interesting fact: St Vincent’s had the very first Pediatric ER in the state of Indiana !

On Sept. 5, 2007, the former Indianapolis Colts Quarterback partnered with St. Vincent to announce the renaming of St. Vincent Children's Hospital to Peyton Manning Children’s Hospital. Eleven years later, his commitment is stronger than ever. Manning and his wife Ashley donated $1 million of the $2.2 million-dollar cost of the expansion and helped lead fundraising efforts for the remaining money. We recently unveiled our new pediatric intensive care unit where we increased the number of beds by more than 50 percent, adding eight beds to the 15 already in place. We proudly have 23 beds and 2 ECMO rooms staffed 24/7 by board certified Pediatric Intensivists.Each of the 23 private rooms can convert to treat a patient from newborn to a young adult in his or her early 20s with a developmental disability. The rooms are magically outfitted to serve a variety of ages, some with beds, some with bassinets, each with a stuffed animal atop it.

Job Description

What will you do?

  • Work effectively in a collaborative environment.with a team of: new and tenured nurses, educators, respiratory therapists, advanced practice nurses and physicians

  • Apply principles of evidenced-based practice, analytical thinking and service excellence in practice.

  • Analyze and interpret data and utilize the information to make judgments regarding patient care.

  • Will assess, plan, evaluate and document the nursing process in the PICU as needed.

  • Will ensure patient support through infection control processes, sterility assurance, and product and instrument availability.

  • You will continually evaluate the effectiveness of patient’s care in relation to quality of life and expected outcomes and modify the plan and nursing interventions as necessary.

  • Will be responsible for all clinical and operational activities of the unit in accordance with Ascension’s mission, vision, and values

  • You will demonstrate the ability of “being there” for the patient and family throughout their illness experience by acknowledging the patient’s reality and encouraging hope

  • You will demonstrate counselling skills in assisting patient and family with coping mechanisms throughout the continuum of care from diagnosis to survivorship/end of life

Qualifications

Licenses/Certifications/Registration:

  • Required Credential(s):

  • BLS Provider credentialed from the American Heart Association (AHA) obtained within 1 Month (30 days) of hire date or job transfer date.

  • One or more of the following:

  • Registered Nurse credentialed from the Indiana Board of Nursing obtained prior to hire date or job transfer date.

  • Registered Nurse credentialed from the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC) obtained prior to hire date or job transfer date.

Education:

  • Diploma from an accredited school/college of nursing required.

  • BSN Highly Preferred

  • Work Experience:

  • 2 Years of Acute Care experience

  • 1 year in Critical Care ICU ,PCU

  • Pediatric experience strongly preferred

Equal Employment Opportunity

St.Vincent is an EEO/AA Employer M/F/Disability/Vet. Please click the link below for more information.

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http://www.dol.gov/ofccp/regs/compliance/posters/pdf/ofccpeeosupplementfinaljrfqa508c.pdf

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