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Registered Nurse - ICU (CVU)

Company: Carson Tahoe Regional Healthcare
Location: Carson City
Posted on: June 13, 2021

Job Description:

About Carson Tahoe Health At Carson Tahoe Health (CTH) we are integrated like a family, which means you're not just another number-our team members make up a very important part of a complex, highly functional system. Whether you're walking through the doors of our master planned 80-acre medical campus or any of our other locations, you'll be with like-minded team members carrying with you compassion, expertise and efficiency every step of the way. CTH has been recognized as the 2nd Best Employer in Northern Nevada by Forbes Magazine and runner up in the extra-large employer category for Reno-Tahoe 'Best Places to Work'! CTH is a not-for-profit healthcare system with 240 licensed acute care beds, fully accredited by the Center for Improvement in Healthcare Quality (CIHQ) and ranked one of the highest hospitals in Northern Nevada achieving a 4-star rating from the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS). CTH was voted 5th most beautiful hospital in the nation nestled among the foothills of the Sierra Nevada in North Carson City and only a short drive away from world-famous Lake Tahoe & Reno. We serve a population of over 250,000 and feature two hospitals, two urgent cares, an emergent care center, outpatient services and a provider network with 19 regional locations. Position Summary This unit provides care for patients requiring in-depth monitoring and support in a critical care setting; multi system patients, respiratory compromised patients, Acute MI, critically III patients requiring additional support and monitoring, cardiac catheterization procedures, vascular lab procedures and complex post-operative patients. Under the direction of the Department Manager and supervision of the Charge RN the successful candidate will be responsible for administering the fundamentals of the nursing process, contributing to the nursing assessment, nursing diagnosis, planning implementation and evaluation. Minimum Qualifications Hold a valid Nevada RN License or Interim Permit Hold a current American Heart Association Basic Life Support (BLS) / Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) for Healthcare Providers certificate. Hold ACLS at or within 3 months of hire. Hold NIHSS certification at or within 3 months of hire. Epidural competency documentation required within 6 months of hire Procedural sedation self-study completed within 1 month of hire and renewed annually IAPB competency documented for CVU is preferred Critical Care Registered Nurse (CCRN) national board certification preferred at or within 18 months of hire BSN or above required or currently enrolled in BSN program One (1) year Critical Care Experience Open heart recovery experience preferred Top 5 Reasons to Live in Carson City, Nevada Live, work and play in one of the most beautiful regions in the world Enjoy an array of outdoor activities: world class skiing, golf, camping, mountain biking, hiking, water skiing, kayaking, hunting and fishing Just next door is Beautiful Lake Tahoe We are minutes from Reno known as the 'biggest little city in the world' - Fine dining, nightlife, shopping and home to the University of Nevada Reno. Family friendly atmosphere with affordable housing & excellent school system Our Benefits We value our per diem team members and while we don't offer all benefits, per diem employees still have access to: No State Income Tax Telehealth Referral Bonuses Onsite education and certificate programs

Keywords: Carson Tahoe Regional Healthcare, Reno , Registered Nurse - ICU (CVU), Other , Carson City, Nevada

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