|Posting Title||Registered Nurse ( Step Down / Intermediate Care )|
|Location||Yuma Regional Medical Center - Hospital|
|Job Location Address||2400 S. Avenue A|
|Position Summary||The competent RN has mastered basic technical and organizational nursing skills within an inpatient setting. He or she is skilled in evaluating patient responses and uses past experiences in providing care. Patients and families are viewed holistically, there is a focus on outcomes, and care is delivered using a systematic approach. The competent RN is able to make decisions guided by limited experience, as well as policies, procedures, guidelines and standards. He or she consults with other members of the healthcare team when necessary. At the competent level, the RN can comfortably care for patients in his or her clinical area.|
|Posting Department||Intermediate Care Unit MOSU|
|Posting Department Description||The Intermediate Care Unit/Multi Operational Specialty Unit (MOSU) is an eleven (11) bed self contained unit within the 42 bed Intensive Care unit. This unit will be a multispecialty fully integrated unit which will admit high level acuity, noncritically ill patients to provide these patients with a higher nurse patient ratio and competent specific care. Patients that may be admitted to this unit are monitored patients who are on minimally titrated critical drips, post cardiac and surgical intervention, post operative CABG, long term trached / ventilated patients, psychiatric patients and extensive wound management. This is not an all inclusive list. Patients may be hard wire monitored or telemetry monitored while in this unit. Insertion or monitoring of highly invasive equipment is not appropriate for this unit. This area is managed by the ICU Director and ICU Resource Coordinators with the utilization of a team leader in the Intermediate Care Unit.|
|Area of Interest||Nursing|
|External Education||Education Required: Arizona or compact state RN License;|
BCLS; Advanced Life Support Certification(s) as appropriate & required for assigned department.
|External Experience||Experience Required: Computer proficiency (must be able to pass computer proficiency assessment)|
Experience Preferred: Refer to unit specific job requirements; Experience with EPIC Electronic Health Record or similar electronic record systems.