Company :Allegheny Health Network
Job Description :
Date Posted: 20230224
Location: Allegheny General Hospital
Department: Neuro ICU
Status: Full Time
Shift: 72 hours every two weeks
Rotation with rotating weekends and holiday per policy
ALLEGHENY HEALTH NETWORK:
At AHN, employees trust working together and place patients at the center of all they do. This 9 Hospital system, a part of Highmark Health, is transforming the future of healthcare by providing highly effective services to customers, patients and communities. AHN has commitment and dedication to being inclusive, valuing fresh perspectives, and offering the best growth and educational opportunities to employees.
Allegheny General Hospital:
- AGH is a Level I Shock Trauma Center
- 5 state of the art ICU’s
- State of the art Cancer Center
- 550+ Beds
Allegheny General’s 7C Neuro ICU is a 22 bed unit.
Patient acuity - aneurysm related, clipped/coiled, brain tumors-resection/radiation, gunshots, brain cases of unknown origin-
Trach/pegs, bronchs, burr hole for drainage, lumbar punctures and drain placement, TTE/TEE, central line placements including swan ganz catheter. RN assists MD under sterile conditions with procedures.
This is a teaching unit,
Head blocks, strokes, acute strokes, IVTPA, run codes
Responsible and accountable for a designated patient population for the purpose of providing care based upon enactment of the nursing process.
Demonstrates clinical assessment skills and care planning skills.
Provides safe and effective care for the age population served according to regulatory requirements.
Professionally directs and manages the activities of the patient care delivery by the team members.
Collaborates with the multidisciplinary team for the plan of care from admission through discharge.
Assesses learning needs of patient and family and provides education based on age, culture and willingness to learn
Current RN PA license in good standing
- Certification in area of specialty
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