Registered Nurse RN- Intensive Care Unit (ICU)
Wellspan Ephrata Community Hospital
Unit Specific Info
The Intensive Care Unit (ICU) at WellSpan Ephrata Community Hospital provides personalized nursing care to serious or critically ill patients. The department is staffed by specially trained nurses who use modern technology combined with personalized attention. The ICU was renovated and opened to patients in 1998. The unit features larger patient rooms to accommodate the different types of equipment often required by patients in this area.
Responsibilities of the Registered Nurse (RN)
Collect and document data about patients.
Document identified problems using nursing diagnosis including patient teaching needs and discharge planning on patient’s clinical record.
Develop and contribute to a plan of nursing action based on existing problems and obtainable patient response.
Utilize resources (patient, family, nurses, physicians, and written material) to formulate the written plan of care.
Communicate the plan of care by using methods that include action plans, goals and time frames.
Implement safe therapeutic care for patients.
MANDATED Job Requirements
PA registered nurse license at time of submission – Required
BLS – Required
ACLS – Required
Flu Vaccine Required. Wellspan will not accept a declination during flu season.
Travelers must be nicotine free. This includes any tabacco or nicotine device or product that contains nicotine.
Candidates will required to pass an EKG test and be able to interpret ECG rhythm strips for this assignment. T They will be tested during orientation and will not be able to stay on this assignment if these tests are not passed. They will have one chance to pass this testing.
Candidates will need to complete online modules, drug testing – nicotine screening and will need to be fingerprinted and have a child abuse clearance started prior to start.
Full time for 13 weeks with possible extension
For immediate consideration, please send your resume via email to email@example.com
Weekends/Holidays as Needed
Float as Needed
$46 / Hour
Skill Set Requirements
Must have at least 2 years of Intensive Care Unit (ICU) experience
Active PA License is required. Must have at least 2 years of clinical experience and 1 year in the specialty requested. Also, must have an updated resume, updated skills checklist, and two recent manager or supervisory references.
Please note: Quoted pay rate is for local candidates. Travelers will be paid the equivalent of the local rate minus housing. Housing stipends available. Please note orientation is paid at full rate and parking is reimbursed. Travelers please request a sample pay stub to know to see your take home wage.