There is a wonderful opportunity for a Critical Care Nurse at a Critical Access facility right outside of Roswell New Mexico. This is a 25 bed critical access hospital with state-of-the-art technology and an amazing team of 300+ healthcare professionals. Not to mention, they joined the joint commission accreditation back in 2017 while offering a wide range of medical specialities from cardiology all the way to women's care.
The Intensive Care Unit has 4 special care beds and a patient volume of 300+ with 20 Medical Surgical beds in the facility all together. This facility has a consistently met goals of ensuring the highest quality patient care in the region while keeping amazing and trustworthy relationships with patients. The Critical Care Nurse will be reporting directly up to the Manager of Critical Care ensuring that the patient is properly educated and taken care of in each room. They will work alongside 15+ other ICU RN's to complete each and every task assigned by the Nurse Manager in the ICU.
The Critical Care Nurse carries much responsibility in the Intensive Care Unit. The responsibilities may include;
- Checking in on patients often while changing their dressings, administering medication, and monitoring vital signs
- Patient, family, and friends health education and consistent updates
- Physical assessments of patients to ensure proper functions of feeding tubes, ventilators, etc.
- Work collaboratively with PRN's and CNA's
An active nursing license is crucial to being considered for the Critical Care Nurse opening with this facility, and previous RN experience at a community critical access facility is a plus. Alignment and knowledge of the facility and department goals being providing the finest care and service to patients while being part of the joint commission accreditation is an important factor to know as well. If this organization sounds like a place you could see yourself working for and you meet all of the qualifications, submit your resume for immediate review before the holidays!
This small, lovely town outside of Roswell where the hospital is located is well known for their stunning architecture, friendly community, and strong public school systems. Their affordable living, and family oriented neighborhoods makes it an undoubtedly desirable place to be. Not to mention, the endless summer weather is guaranteed! This hospital is offering a competitive base salary for the Critical Care Nurse with comprehensive benefits to top it for you and your family.