Licensed in Virginia or compact State required or eligible
Riverside Regional Medical Center located in Newport News, Virginia has opportunities for Registered Nurses for the SICU! The Surgical ICU is a fast-paced, high acuity, 18 bed multi-specialty critical care unit located in the Pavilion at RRMC. Nurses in the SICU care for a wide variety of surgical specialties to include caring for trauma, cardiothoracic, neurosurgical, stroke, vascular, and general surgery patients. Our nurses work closely with physicians and nurse practitioners to provide care for patients with multi-organ dysfunction, ventilators, vasoactive drips. We pride ourselves on teamwork, strong communication skills, providing excellent patient care and service excellence. Nurses in the SICU develop a very broad and marketable set of skills to care for this diverse patient population.
EDUCATION: BSN is required or must be obtained within 5 years of the start date in the position. Specialty certification in field highly encouraged.
LICENSURE: Licensed RN or board eligible by the State of Virginia or compact state. Must have or obtain ACLS and/or PALS per departmental requirements. BLS is required.
EXPERIENCE: Experience preferred in an acute care setting but not required.