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RN Rapid Response 24hrs Nights

Job ID 149149 Date posted 09/01/2018

Critical Care nurses cover all Critical Care units and Rapid Response. Rapid Response Nurses need to be certified in trauma and pediatric and adult advanced life support, and are also skilled in patient assessment, hemodynamic, cardiac and intracranial monitoring


A minimum of one year acute care critical care experience and Emergency Room experience.

Education: Graduate of a state approved and/or accredited School of Nursing. BSN required

Licensure, Certification, Registration: Current license to practice professional nursing from the Massachusetts Board of Registration and BLS from American Heart Association, ACLS, TNCC (Trauma Nurse Core Curriculum), and PALS (Pediatric Advanced Life Support) certification.

Skills, Knowledge & Abilities:
Clinical Skills/Technical Knowledge
a. Demonstrates the necessary clinical skills and technical knowledge to provide care for patients according to Nursing Policy and Procedures. See Skill Record.
b. Demonstrates the necessary clinical skills and knowledge to provide care for patients according to the unit-specific competencies. See Skill Record.
c. Excellent interpersonal and organizational skills.
d. Ability to cross train to multiple clinical areas.


NGT, every third weekend.

About Lahey Health

Work for a nationally renowned, world-class Boston area health system without fighting traffic and paying for parking!

Lahey believes that the nurse-patient relationship, continuity of care and personal accountability are central to the delivery of individualized high quality patient care.

As Lahey continues to grow, we are seeking experienced and qualified nurses for our Float Pool.

The Nursing Float Pool consists of experienced Registered Nurses including Critical Care and Rapid Response Nurses, Nursing Assistants, Nursing Associates (a Nursing Associate is a nursing student who is currently enrolled in an academic nursing program) and Unit Coordinators. Within the nursing pool there are benefited positions for all roles, as well as per diem positions. The Nursing Float Pool colleagues are deployed on a shift by shift basis to complement the existing staffing on a nursing unit.

Rapid Response Nursing is a team of skilled critical care nurses available 24 hours a day to assist other members of the nursing team with the management of acutely ill or trauma patients in any setting throughout the hospital.

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