Registered Nurse (RN) New Neurosciences Progressive Care Unit

Location: Burlington, MA
Job ID: 158743-1A
Date Posted: Jun 2, 2020
Category: Nursing

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Job Description

Welcome To

Welcome to Lahey Hospital & Medical Center, part of Beth Israel Lahey Health. Lahey Hospital & Medical Center is a world-renowned tertiary medical center known for its innovative technology, pioneering medical treatment and leading-edge research. A teaching hospital of Tufts University School of Medicine, the hospital provides quality health care in virtually every specialty and subspecialty, from primary care to cancer diagnosis and treatment to kidney and liver transplantation. It is a national leader in a number of health care areas, including stroke, weight management and lung screenings, among many others. Lahey also helps to advance medicine through research and the education of tomorrow's health care leaders.

About the Job

New Neoursciences Progressive Care Unit

Lahey believes that the nurse-patient relationship, continuity of care and personal accountability are central to the delivery of individualized high quality patient care. Our exceptional nurses provide extraordinary care to our patients.

As Lahey continues to grow, we are seeking experienced and qualified nurses for our New Neurosciences Critical Care Unit.  The PCU is a 12-bed acute progressive care area specializing in the care of acutely ill patients with life threatening neurologic disease or life threatening neurologic manifestations of a systemic disease.  The patient-to-nurse ratio is 1:3 throughout all shifts.

Lahey Hospital & Medical Center utilizes EPIC for computerized charting and medication administration. Computerized self-scheduling is available along with every third weekend rotation.

Conveniently located in Burlington, we offer the fast pace and expertise of Boston without the commute or the parking challenges.
 

Qualifications
• BSN preferred
• At least 1 year of previous of Nursing experience in acute care or sub-acute setting required
• Telemetry experience preferred
• Current Massachusetts registered Nurse license required.
• Current American Heart Association Healthcare Provider BLS certification required
• ACLS certification required
• Demonstrate critical thinking, service excellence and good interpersonal communication skills, ability to read/comprehend written instructions, ability to follow verbal instructions, PC skills
• Lifting 75 lbs. minimum with frequent lifting and/or carrying of objects weighing up to 25 lbs

Shift

24 Hour Nights, every third weekend commitment and holiday rotation 7:00pm-7:30am

Day/Night rotation to support the needs of patient care in the critical care units. 

About Us

Beth Israel Lahey Health is an integrated system providing patients with better care wherever they are. Care informed by world-class research and education. We are doctors and nurses, technicians and social workers, innovators and educators, and so many others. All with a shared vision for what healthcare can and should be. We are committed to attracting, developing and retaining top talent. We strive to create a diverse and inclusive workplace that reflects the communities in which we work and serve. With a team approach to care, we encourage learning and growth at all levels and offer competitive salaries and benefits.

Equal Opportunity Employer/Minorities/Females/Disabled/Veterans.