Location: Burlington, MA
Job ID: 165607-1A
Date Posted: Jan 22, 2021
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
The Surgical ICU (SICU)
Lahey Hospital & Medical Center is offering an exciting opportunity for an experienced ICU nurse to join our SICU team. As a Registered Nurse in the SICU, you will work collaboratively with our interdisciplinary team to deliver clinical excellence in patient-centered care, while being empowered through evidence-based practice, continuing education, collaboration, and shared governance to deliver nursing care at the highest level with empathy and kindness in the forefront.
Lahey Hospital & Medical Center is a Level 1 Trauma Center. In addition to our Trauma population, post operative care is provided but not limited to; General Surgery, Transplant, Neurosurgery, Cardiothoracic and Vascular surgery. Utilizing the latest technologies, nursing staff deliver care to patients requiring ventilatory support, hemodynamic monitoring, ICP monitoring, targeted temperature management, osmotic therapy, continuous renal replacement therapy, in addition to providing support and comfort to the families of these patients.
This is an excellent opportunity to take advantage of our exceptional preceptors and clinical critical care training programs. After you attend our exceptional Critical care training program we will provide additional training tailored to your interests and educational needs.
A minimum of 2 years ICU experience.
Current Massachusetts Registered Nurse License.
2 or more years experience at an acute care hospital. Level I trauma centers perferred.
Experience with transplants, trauma, neurosurgery and general surgery is desired.
American Association of Critical Care Nurses Critical Care Registered Nurse (CCRN certification) preferred.
Applicants demonstrating a strong interest in the surgical specialty are preferred.
Current American Heart Association Healthcare Provider BLS and ACLS certification.
We regret that new graduate nurses and applicants without critical care experience will not be considered. Please consider us again in the future once you have gained this experience.
The work schedule will be 12-hour shifts. The night shift is 7:00 pm - 7:30 pm.
You will be asked to cover shifts every 3rd weekend and 6 rotating holidays.
You may be asked to change to a day/night rotation to support the needs of patients in critical care units if necessary.
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.