Wellforce Registered Nurse, RN, Intermediate Care Medical Uni in Lowell, Massachusetts
This is a great opportunity to work close to home at a 3-time Magnet recognized, community hospital. If you are a Registered Nurse interested in critical care, we would love to speak with you about joining our team! Job Summary:
We are seeking an RN for the Intermediate Medical Care Unit on our Saints Campus. The Saints Campus combines all of the great qualities of a Magnet- recognized hospital, along with an easy to navigate, friendly-feel campus that is well loved by the surrounding community.
This unit provides intermediate level of care in an all private room model. The patient population covers a wide range of conditions including chest pain, new onset A-fib, congestive heart failure, post cardiac catheterization patients without intervention, COPD, patients requiring high flow oxygen therapy or bipap, GI bleed patients not requiring immediate intervention, substance abuse issues, and post-operative patients requiring telemetry monitoring.
The all RN staff is supplemented by nursing assistants and unit coordinators.
As a RN at Lowell General, you are responsible for delivering medicine safely and being able to provide care while following evidence based practices. Patient care is approached as a team to generate quality outcomes for patients and families. Hours: 36 hours weekly: 7p-730a
Strong Medical Surgical experience required, step down experience a plus
Able to read and interpret Tele strips is preferred
Excellent time management skills
Able to use electronic based charting systems. Cerner preferred.
Valid BLS. ACLS required within six months of hire.
What We Offer:
Clinical Advancement Program which provides advancement opportunities and financial rewards
Competitive salaries & benefits
403(b) retirement plan with 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
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.