Wellforce Registered Nurse, RN, Intensive Care Unit, ICU in Lowell, Massachusetts
This is a great opportunty to work close to home in a Beacon Gold - Intensive Care Unit. Lowell General Hospital offers experienced Intensive Care RNs a stimulating work environment and an opportunity to provide Boston level critical care. We are a three- time Magnet recognized, community hospital that provides high acuity care and an opportunity to grow your ICU skills.
ICU-G is seeking an ICU RN to join this 11 bed unit. You will work closely with a team of specially educated, experienced physicians and nurses to care for critical patients. In conjunction with the Tufts Medical Center Intensivist Team, our ICU provides high acuity care in a community setting using state of the art equipment. ICU-G patients include trauma, cardiac, pulmonary and unstable post op/post-partums. Our patients range from young adults to geriatrics from Lowell and surrounding communities
ICU-G's unique design enables the nursing and physician staff to have a full view of virtually all patients at all times. Each of the single rooms have state-of-the-art technology that enables staff to monitor patients' vital signs continually. For those visiting loved ones in the ICU, the wide, sunlit gallery surrounding the ICU provides a comfortable, attractive area to gather and provide emotional and spiritual support for the patient and each other. Visiting family members are welcome at any time.
ICU-G at the Main Campus has been awarded Gold Status for the BEACON AWARD for EXCELLENCE from the American Association of Critical Care Nurses (AACN) which represents the highest distinction in excellence for patient care and the highest standards of professional practice.
Flexible Hours: 24, 32, 36 nights: 7pm- 7am and every third weekend
Earn 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.
Valid BLS and ACLS required, specialized certifications preferred
What We Offer:
Magnet recogized hospital with focus on nursing excellence
Clinical Advancement Program which provides advancement opportunities and financial rewards
Competitive salaries & benefits
403(b) retirement plan with company match
Shared governancel, 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.