The Cambridge Health Alliance
Nursing Team provides care with an emphasis on culturally sensitive
and evidence based nursing practice. The ICU at the Cambridge
Hospital is seeking an experienced ICU Registered Nurse. In this
particular unit the Registered Nurse will be responsible for, but
not limited to, managing critically ill patients on mechanical
ventilation, telemetry monitoring, invasive monitoring, and
multiple continuous IV medications. Must be able to respond calmly
and accurately in high stress situations.
The role of an RN is to comply with CHA Service Standards for
welcoming patients. The qualified applicant will provide quality
care to our patients on inpatient units. In this fast paced
environment, you will assess, plan, implement, and document patient
care as well as communicate with patients, families and other
health team members effectively. Applicants should possess
excellent communication, assessment, documentation and
interpersonal skills. Demonstrated ability to prioritize as well as
a commitment to work with a culturally diverse population.
- Graduate of an accredited school of nursing. BSN strongly
preferred; BSN required within 1 year of hire date for newly hired
- Current Massachusetts RN Licensure.
- Current American Heart Association BLS & ACLS certification
- CCRN preferred
- Minimum of 2 years current ICU critical care RN, Trauma ED
RN, or Step Down RN experience is required
- Proficiency in telemetry monitoring and ability to
independently interpret telemetry strips.
- Experience in cardiac resuscitation, multi-system organ
failure and sepsis along with other critical illnesses.