Registered Nurse, RN, ICU, Critical Care

Lowell General Hospital - Main Campus - Lowell, MA

Full-time
Are you a patient focused, ICU RN that would enjoy working in a Magnet recognized, community hospital? We would love to speak with you about joining our team!

We are seeking an expereinced ICU Registered Nurse to join our team of critical care RNs in a 12 bed Intensive Care Unit at Lowell General Hospital, Main Campus. ICU 1 provides care for both medical and surgical critically ill patients. We care for patients with 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. 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. Populations served include from young adult to geriatric patients from Lowell and surrounding communities.

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.

Qualifications:
Current ICU experience is 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
Tuition reimbursement
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 in October, 2010 and re-designated in April, 2015. 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 6.7% of hospitals hold this prestigious designation and only 4% of hospitals receive Magnet Re-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.