Sr Registered Nurse (RN) - Supplemental Department - Critical Care/ICU
Company: University of Maryland Medical System
Posted on: March 18, 2019
What You Will Do: University of Maryland Medical Center(UMMC) has achieved Magnet status in recognition of the hospital nursing excellence. UMMC is a teaching hospital with 757 beds based in Baltimore, Maryland, that provides the full range of health care. It has more than 35,000 inpatient admissions and 165,000 outpatient visits each year. The R Adams Cowley Shock Trauma Center (also known as Shock Trauma) is the world's first center dedicated to saving lives of people with severe, life-threatening injuries sustained in motor vehicle collisions, violent crimes and other traumatic incidents. Our vision is to provide high value and compassionate care, improving health in Maryland and beyond, educating future health care leaders and discovering innovative ways to advance medicine worldwide. Be Part of Something Greater https://www.youtube.com/watch?vNR4ve2cbSVI Responsibilities/Tasks This role is designed for the nurse who is a clinical and professional leader at the unit level. Demonstrates effective and consistent leadership behaviors in advancing evidence based practices, leading unit governance initiatives, and coaching others to achieve and grow in the role of the professional nurse. Provides independent care of unit specific patient population; serves as Clinical Resource for others, utilizes and integrates evidence into practice, functions effectively in roles specific to unit (such as arrest team for ICU, triage for ED, etc). Serves as a clinical expert and professional resource for the unit nurses. Utilizes clinical expertise to teach nurses informally on the unit in a structured role or through formal teaching in classes. Leads efforts to address Nursing Sensitive Quality Indicators (NSQI) improvement opportunities; develops/implements and evaluates action plans. Performs charge role as scheduled; coaches new charge nurses. Oversees unit orientation program. plans clinical experiences for orientation. Serves as a unit steward such as liaison for lab, nutrition, pharmacy, etc. What You Need to Be Successful: --- Two years of ICU or Critical Care nursing experience. --- License as a Registered Nurse in the state of Maryland, or eligible to practice due to compact nurse agreements outlined through the Maryland Board of Nursing. --- Graduate from an accredited school of nursing. BSN required. --- ACLS required --- BLS required We offer--- --- A competitive wage scale with available shift differentials --- An achievable professional advancement model --- Health benefits under our Bronze Health Plan. We are an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, race, color, religion, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, age, or any other characteristic protected by law.
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