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RN - Neuro ICU (req num: 9884)

RN - Neuro ICU (req num: 9884) Neuro ICU STPH Covington, LA
- Per Diem
- Night shift
Summary of the Job:
Responsible and accountable for a group of patients during a designated time frame and to provide care to these patients via therapeutic use of self, the nursing process, the environment/instrumentation, and other health care team members. Supervises the activities of Licensed Practical Nurses, Unit Assistants, Monitor Technicians, Certified Nursing Assistance, Nurse Technicians and Unit Clerks.

Minimum Qualifications: Current LA RN Licensure and BLS Certification required. ACLS preferred within 6 months of hire. NIHSS certification upon hire or within 3 months of hire. Successfully completed Board Certified Registered Nursing Program. Med/Surg experience preferred. Critical care experience preferred. 2 years of experience in neurosciences ICU nursing preferred.

Physical Demands:
Must possess good physical health. Some requirements include but are not limited to standing, sitting or walking for long periods of time. Lifting at least 50 pounds is required. Must be able to work with a moderate level of noise.
Physical Effort required: Constant (67%-100%) - seeing
Frequently (34%-66%) - lifting, carrying, pushing/pulling, reaching, handling/feeling, talking, hearing
Occasionally (1%-33%) - climbing (stairs, ladders, etc.), stooping, crouching

St. Tammany Parish Hospital is a full-service acute care facility committed to providing world-class healthcare while using the latest technology. We are the second-largest employer in the parish and have been delivering quality healthcare since 1954. St. Tammany Parish Hospital partnered with Ochsner Health System in 2014 and together we are focused on increasing local access to care, improving quality and reducing the cost of healthcare for area patients.

Contact : Shannon McNeely
Email : smcneely@stph.org
Tel : 985-898-4607
Fax : 985-898-4360
Address : Shannon McNeely 1202 S. Tyler Street, Covington LA