Critical Care Staff RN Multiple Departments

Froedtert Memorial Lutheran Hospital Milwaukee , WI 53201

Posted 4 weeks ago

Come join our award winning team! See What Is Possibleas a Froedtert Hospital Critical Care Staff RN!

Opportunities within the following areas are a great place to continue your career as a nurse. Critical Care areas include:

Medical ICU (MICU)

The Medical Intensive Care Unit (MICU) at Froedtert is a high energy, 26-bed critical care unit. The majority of MICU patients are severely ill and high acuity, requiring frequent nursing assessment and intervention.

Patient populations commonly served include: septic shock, respiratory disease requiring mechanical ventilation, GI bleeding, multisystem organ failure, pulmonary hypertension, DKA/HHNK, hypertensive emergencies/crises, acute drug overdoses-intentional/non-intentional, and medication desensitization. With specialty therapies that may include: Induced hypothermia, CRRT/CVVH, IL-2 infusions, rapid infusion for emergent fluid or blood replacement, and flolan/remodulin infusions.

The MICU unit culture is one of teamwork and comradery. We are a strong team dedicated to the finest quality ICU care for our patients and their families, and we strive for the highest ratings for customer satisfaction.

Cardiovascular ICU (CVICU)

The Cardiovascular Intensive Care Unit is a 20-bed, state of the art ICU. We care for medical and surgical cardiovascular patients, including a large population of Advanced Heart Failure patients, pre and post heart transplant patients, those needing short or long term ventricular assist device support, and patients with cardiopulmonary failure.

In addition, we care for complex vascular and thoracic surgical patients, and those recovering from acute MI. Our interprofessional team of nurses, physicians, advanced practice providers, patient care technicians, respiratory care practitioners, and physical and occupational therapists work together to ensure optimal, high quality care and outcomes for our patients. The CVICU staff is highly engaged in both the work unit and process improvement.

Surgical ICU (SICU)

The Surgical Intensive Care Unit (SICU) at Froedert Hospital, is a 21 bed critical care area that cares for some of the most critically ill patients in the state of Wisconsin and Northern IL. Our patient population includes critically ill patients: trauma surgery, acute care surgery, surgical oncology, thoracic surgery, plastic surgery, neurology and neurosurgery, all of whom require the highest level of monitoring and specialized nursing care that can be provided.

Our inter-professional team consists of nurses, critical care technicians, physicians, respiratory therapists, nurse practitioners, PT/OT/ speech therapists, social workers, and dieticians, who work together to ensure optimal, high quality care, and outcomes for our patients. With a patient to nurse ratio of 2:1 or 1:1, our team is passionate about providing exceptional care to every patient and their family.

Transplant ICU (TICU)

Our bright and newly expanded Transplant Intensive Care Unit is a 20 bed specialty ICU that cares for pre and post abdominal transplant patients. Our team of critical care nurses, occupational and physical therapists, advanced practice providers (APNP or PA), hepatologists, nephrologists, and transplant surgeons partner to provide the highest level of care.

We provide complex therapies such as advanced ventilator support, hemodynamic monitoring and continuous renal replacement therapy to support our patients during critical illness; with a patient to nurse ratio of 2:1 or 1:1. Our team is passionate about providing exceptional care to every patient and their family.

Neuro ICU (NICU)

The Neuro Intensive Care Unit (NICU) is a 20 bed specialty ICU, that cares for stroke, neurointerventional procedures, neurovascular surgery, epilepsy, spinal cord injury and brain injury patients. Our team of critical care nurses, therapists, advanced practice providers, physicians, and surgeons partner to provide the highest level of care 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.

With a patient to nurse ratio of 2:1 or 1:1. Our team is passionate about providing exceptional care to every patient and their family.

Critical Care Resource Pool

Our experienced Resource Pool nurses have the opportunity to float to any one of the five critical care units everyday they work, making a difference in our patients lives.

Some of these units include:

  • Cardiac

  • Medical

  • Surgical

  • Neuro

  • Transplant

We invite you to review the job posting below. If you meet the requirements and qualifications for this opportunity, you are encouraged to apply.

What to Expect When Applying

When applying to this requisition you will be considered for various shifts and schedules. As part of our screening process, we will collect your department preference for consideration. Please be sure to check your email and respond to our calls as we connect with you.

  • Positions with an "FTE" (full time equivalency) of .875 - 1.0 are eligible for full-time medical, dental and vision benefits.

  • Positions with an "FTE" of .5 - .874 are eligible for part-time pro-rated medical, dental and vision benefits*

Thank you for considering a career with Froedtert Health!

Location: US:WI:MILWAUKEE at our FROEDTERT HOSPITAL facility.


Critical Care Staff RN

Responsibilities:

The Registered Nurse is a practitioner who is responsible for assessing, planning, implementing, and evaluating nursing care for an identified group of patients in an inpatient environment. This individual demonstrates competency in delivery of care to a primarily adult population.

The Staff RN-Inpatient job description has incorporated essential functions which are adapted from the ANA Nursing: Scope and Standards of Practice, 2nd Edition (2010).


Critical Care Staff RN

Requirements:

Clinical competence and experience in the care and management of target patient populations specific to area of employment. Professional knowledge of nursing theory and practice at a level normally acquired through completion of education at an accredited School of Nursing in order to be eligible for licensure as a Registered Nurse is required.

Bachelor's Degree in Nursing is preferred. Requires current state of Wisconsin Registered Nurse License or a Multi-state Nursing License from a participating state in the NLC (Nurse Licensure Compact). Mandatory BLS certification within 90 days of hire.

We are proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer who values and maintains an environment that attracts, recruits, engages and retains a diverse workforce. As a federal contractor/subcontractor, we take affirmative action in employment based on race, sex, disability and status as a protected veteran.

We welcome protected veterans to share their priority consideration status with us at 262-439-1961. We maintain a drug-free workplace and perform pre-employment substance abuse testing



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