Title: NIGHTS - RN – ICU – Fort Worth, TX
Shifts: Full-Time Nights 7P-7A rotating weekends / 3-12hr Shifts
Under the supervision of the director/manager or designee, the registered nurse provides holistic, individualized patient care in response to identified needs of the general medical/surgical patient. Additional functions will be performed in accordance with the Nurse Practice Act in a manner consistent with the mission and goals of the organization.
Current licensure in Texas as a Registered Nurse or Compact License
BLS & ACLS - REQUIRED
BSN Required – or current enrollment in a BSN program/MSN program
1+ years of current acute care hospital critical care experience
Top 3 objectives:
As a comprehensive stroke center, Medical City Fort Worth has a high volume of stroke patients.
Therefore, NICU is responsible for the care of acute ischemic and hemorrhagic CVAs. This unit commonly cares for ventriculostomies, craniotomies, and complex spine cases.
The acuity of NICU ranks as the lowest amongst the other ICUs, hemodynamically. However, this unit travels frequently to accommodate the multiple tests necessary for this population
34 Bed ICU - Recently expanded ICU / COVID Unit
Teamwork is the bases of the culture on this unit
Type of culture (management style) of director or on the floor: The culture of this unit is the most seasoned of all units and offers over 20 years of knowledge on any given shift.