Acuity International

Critical Care Registered Nurse (RN) for NYC $140/HR pay

Full Time

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The Critical Care Registered Nurse (RN) is responsible for providing nursing services for on-site clinic health units or events for Caliburn Commercial and Government contracts for rapid deployments to support emergency and disaster efforts. This is a temporary position and length of assignment may vary based on operational needs and client requirements. This position reports to the Site Lead at the on-site clinic health unit.
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Location is New York City

 Roles and Responsibilities:
Provides medical services at the scope and level of a Registered Nurse to preserve the health of employees and client personnel.
Systematically assesses the urgent or emergent health needs of patients, analyzes data, and formulates a plan of care, with other members of the medical team, which is realistic in relation to the employee’s capabilities and job requirements.
Implementing treatment plans and options for various life-threatening medical conditions.
Utilization and understanding of how to use various medical devices, such as Ventilators, catheters and feeding tubes.
Operating life support systems.
Recognizes and treats illnesses and injuries according to established operating instructions within the scope of licensure and regulations of state employment or practice.
Records and maintains patient information in accordance with standard protocols, and the Privacy Act.
Identifies and records the signs and symptoms of physical and mental conditions.
Thoroughly exercises skill in initiative, judgment, problem-solving and decision-making daily.
Makes independent judgments and prioritizes workload.
Demonstrates proven success in stressful environments.
Pursues professional development activities and continuing education to ensure currency with present practices and trends in healthcare and specifically in the practice of emergency medical treatment.
Monitors reconciliation of financial transactions and ensures contract charges are applied uniformly.
Protects patients' privacy through confidentiality, infection control procedures, assuring consistent medication administration, and assuring proper storage and maintenance procedures for all equipment and supplies.
Other duties and projects as assigned. 

Graduate from an accredited Nursing school.
Must possess a current, active, full, and unrestricted New York State license as a registered nurse in any of the US states or territories.
2 years of experience as a Registered Nurse to include 1 year of experience as Critical Care /ICU in an acute care in a hospital setting.
ACLS and BLS Basic certification.
Must be able to multi-task, be detail-oriented, be organized and have excellent verbal and communication skills.
Proficiency with computer and common office equipment, as well as with MS Office products required.
Must be able to multi-task, be detail-oriented, organized, and demonstrate excellent oral and written communication skills.
Location of services may at times be in remote, austere or challenging environments.
Must be able to perform duties in a stressful and high paced environment without physical limitations.
Ability to adapt to sudden changes and flexibility in work requirements to include potential shift changes based on operational needs and/or command priorities.

Preferred Qualifications:
Current ACLS, PALS certification.
2 years' ER-Triage RN experience.
2 years' Infection Control RN experience.
2 years' Critical Care RN experience. 

Physical Requirements:
Work involves sitting and standing for prolonged periods of time.
May require bending, stooping and lifting as required for patient care and transport.

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Acuity International is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration without regard to race, color, sex, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status.

Critical Care Registered Nurse (RN) for NYC $140/HR pay

Locations: New York (NY)