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UnityPoint Health Rn Icu in Bettendorf, Iowa

As a member of the interdisciplinary team, contributes professional nursing knowledge and skills in the provision and management of care to patients and their families. Maintains a practice environment that reflects the ANA Code for Nurses, Philosophy of Nursing at UnityPoint Health with in the structure of the Professional Nurse Practice Model and in collaboration with other care givers.

Nursing is the protection, promotion and optimization of health and abilities, prevention of illness and injury, the alleviation of suffering through the diagnosis and treatment of human response, and advocacy in the care of individuals, families, communities and populations.

Consistently conforms to high standards of practice:

  • Assessment – collects comprehensive data pertinent to the patient’s health or the situation.

  • Diagnosis – analyzes the assessment data to determine the diagnoses of issues

  • Outcomes Identification – identifies expected outcomes for a plan individualized to the patient or the situation.

  • Planning – develops a plan that prescribes strategies and alternatives to attain expected outcomes.

  • Implementation – implements the identified plan

  • Evaluation – evaluates progress toward attainment of outcomes.

  • Ethics – integrates ethical provisions in all areas of practice.

  • Research – integrates research findings into practice.

  • Resource Utilization – considers factors related to safety, effectiveness, cost, and impact on practice in the planning and delivery of nursing services.

Minimum Requirements

Identify items that are minimally required to perform the essential functions of this position.

Preferred or Specialized

Not required to perform the essential functions of the position.

Diploma from an RN program.

BSN degree

Prefer one (1) year of hospital clinical experience or demonstrated clinical efficiency.

Current licensure in good standing to practice as a Registered Nurse in primary state. Must apply within 90 days for licensure in secondary state.

Must possess and maintain current Basic Life Support (BLS) certification.

Within 6 months of hire, must acquire and maintain current Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) certification.

Must maintain annual unit specific educational requirements as specified by Nurse Manager.

Writes, reads, comprehends and speaks fluent English.

Multicultural sensitivity.

Microsoft Office – basic computer skills.

Customer/patient focused.

Critical thinking skills using independent judgment in making decisions.

Use of usual and customary equipment used to perform essential functions of the position.

Work may occasionally require travel to other UPH facilities.

Level 3; Medium Work: Exerting up to 50 pounds of force occasionally, and/or up to 20 pounds of force frequently, and/or up to 10 pounds of force constantly to move objects.

Requisition ID: 2020-80513

Street: 4500 Utica Ridge Rd

Name: 6020 UnityPoint Health QC Trinity

Name: ICU- BE

FTE (Numeric Only; Ex. 0.01): 0.9

FLSA Status: Non-Exempt

Scheduled Hours/Shift: 1845 - 0715

External Company URL: http://www.unitypoint.org

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