Wellforce Registered Nurse, RN, ICU, Intensive Care Unit in Lowell, Massachusetts
This position is eligible for a Sign On Bonus!
Patients on ICU-1 receive Boston level care close to home, with the collaboration between our Lowell General Team and Tufts Intensivists. ICU-1 is looking for experienced ICU RNs with positive attitudes to join our team.
ICU- 1 is a 12 bed Intensive Care Unit that provides care for both medical and surgical critically ill patients, including cardiac, pulmonary, neurological, hematologic, OB, gastrointestinal, renal, vascular, and multi system diagnoses. Our patients may require hemodynamic or respiratory support, close hemodynamic monitoring, or intensive levels of nursing care. This may include patients requiring IABP, Impella devises, lysis, EKOS, TPA, hemodialysis, CRRT, PA lines, or 24 hour EEG monitoring.
The ICU staff are offered ongoing bedside and classroom training, teaching, and educational opportunities. Newly hired nurses are currently utilizing AACN’s online training program ECCO as part of their on-boarding and training. Our goal is to deliver high quality patient care to every ICU patient.
Flexible Hours: 36 hours nights, 4 week block of Day Shift, followed by a 4 week block of Night Shift
Critical care experience required
Able to read and interpret Tele strips independently
Must have excellent time management skills
RN candidates must be able to use electronic based charting systems.
BSN strongly preferred,
Valid BLS and ACLS required, specialized certifications preferred
What We Offer:
Clinical Advancement Program which provides advancement opportunities and financial rewards
Competitive salaries & benefits
403(b) retirement plan with company match
Shared governance, where nurses are encouraged to participate in unit based councils or one of the many other council opportunities
Clinical mobility tracks
Free on-campus parking
To learn more about the Critical Care Units at Lowell General Hospital follow the link: www.criticalcareatcirclehealth.com.
Magnet Designation: The American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC) honored Lowell General Hospital with Magnet Recognition for excellence in nursing care with our 3rd designation achieved in August 2020. The Magnet Recognition Program recognizes healthcare organizations that are dedicated to nursing excellence, professionalism and patient-focused care. It is the highest level of recognition an organization can receive for providing the very best quality in patient care. Only 2% of hospitals have attained a 3rd Magnet designation. About Lowell General Hospital: Lowell General Hospital is an independent, not-for-profit community hospital serving the Greater Lowell area and surrounding communities. With two primary campuses located in Lowell, Massachusetts, we are the second largest community hospital in Massachusetts. We have the latest state-of-the-art technology and a full range of medical and surgical services for patients, from newborns to seniors. We are also a proud member of Circle Health and in collaboration with the medical community it is our promise to provide our patients with Complete connected care SM Circle Health is an Equal Opportunity Employer.