Vanderbilt University Medical Center Care Partner PCT Neuro ICU Nights in Nashville, Tennessee
Care Partner Neuro ICU
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34 bed unit with 22 ICU and 12 Stepdown beds
The ICU nursing 2 to 1
Stepdown is 3 or 4 to 1
Care partner and charge nurse help all
Run by anesthesia so always providers or NPs available
Taking care of neurologically compromised patients
Surgical patients/neuro interventional patients/stroke/complex spine/general neuro patients/Gilly and bray
Turn over 12 to 15 beds a day. Can be less than that
Night shift does 6 weekend shifts per 6 weeks, Friday, Saturday, and Sunday are all considered weekend shifts. Day shift does 4 per 6 weeks but Saturday and Sunday are only considered weekend shifts for dayshift.
Job requires High school graduate or GED and 0 years of experience or the equivalent.
One of the 3 following criteria has to be met:
1 year as a caregiver
2 nd year nursing student
CNA Certification Preferred or Desirable:
Ability to give baths
Check vital signs
Aiding in daily living
All new hires start on Night Shift 7p-7a
Assist with the delivery of patient care and maintenance of unit environmental standards under the supervision of a licensed nurse. For more information regarding the physical requirements and environmental conditions for this job, please click here at http://www.vanderbilt.edu/work-at-vanderbilt/requirements/nursing3.pdf .
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Job Care Partner/CNA/CNT
Organization: Neuro ICU 10 201089
Title: Care Partner PCT Neuro ICU Nights
Location: TN-Nashville-Vanderbilt Hospital (VUH)
Requisition ID: 1804099