Wellforce Registered Nurse, RN, ICU, Intensive Care Unit in Lowell, Massachusetts
Patients on ICU-1 receive Boston level care close to home, with the collaboration between our Lowell General Team and Tufts Intensivists. ICU-1 has a great team with a positive culture and many educational opportunities.
ICU- 1 is seeking an Intensive Care RN to join this 12 bed Intensive Care Unit. ICU-1 provides care for both medical and surgical critically ill patients, including cardiac, pulmonary, neurological, hematologic, gastrointestinal, renal, vascular, and multisystem diagnoses. Our patients may require hemodynamic or respiratory support, close hemodynamic monitoring, or intensive levels of nursing care. This may include patients after having lysis or embolization from our Interventional Radiology Department and thoracic surgical patients.
You will work closely with a team of specially educated, experienced physicians and nurses from Lowell General Hospital and together with the Tufts Medical Center Intensivist Team, our ICU provides high acuity care in a community setting using state of the art equipment. Populations served include from young adult to geriatric patients from Lowell and surrounding communities. And this newly designed ICU offers patients and family a peaceful, healing atmosphere.
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: 7pm- 7am Earn evening and night differentials!
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. Cerner experience is preferred.
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: Nurses are encouraged to participate in our 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.
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.