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Nursing Intern - Medical ICU

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Ascension

11d ago

  • Internship
    Full-time
    Off-cycle Internship
  • Healthcare
  • Indianapolis

AI generated summary

  • You need BLS certification within 30 days of hire. Enrolled in Nursing program with classes starting within 90 days of hire. High school diploma/GED required.
  • You will provide direct nursing care, assist with daily activities, monitor patient status, report observations, help develop care plans, and perform assigned tasks.

Requirements

  • Licensure / Certification / Registration:
  • BLS Provider obtained within 1 Month (30 days) of hire date or job transfer date. American Heart Association or American Red Cross accepted.
  • Education:
  • High school diploma/GED required. Must be accepted or enrolled into a Nursing program upon date of hire/transfer and begin classes within 90 days of date of hire/transfer.

Responsibilities

  • Under the supervision of a Registered Nurse (RN), provide direct nursing care in accordance with established policies, procedures and protocols of the healthcare organization.
  • Complete assigned nursing orders as directed by preceptor, including assisting patient with activities of daily living and taking vital signs.
  • Observe patient status and responses. Document and report observations to preceptor or other appropriate staff.
  • Assist preceptor with development of care plan by reporting test results and patient observations.
  • Perform other tasks as assigned, including environmental services and preparing/transporting patients for diagnostic services.

FAQs

What type of patients will I be serving as a Nursing Intern in the Medical ICU?

As a Nursing Intern in the Medical ICU, you will be serving patients with conditions such as Pneumonia/COVID-19/ARDS, Cardiac Arrest, Sepsis, Ischemic Stroke/Thrombectomy, COPD, Acute/Chronic Renal Failure, Acute/Chronic Liver Failure, Diseases of Addiction, DKA, and VV-ECMO.

What is the schedule like for this Nursing Intern position in the Medical ICU?

The schedule for this Nursing Intern position in the Medical ICU is PRN NIGHTS, meaning it is on an as-needed basis during night shifts.

What hospital will I be working at as a Nursing Intern in the Medical ICU?

You will be working at St Vincent Hospital as a Nursing Intern in the Medical ICU.

A faith-based healthcare organization dedicated to transformation through innovation across the continuum of care.

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Employees
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Mission & Purpose

Ascension (www.ascension.org) is a faith-based healthcare organization dedicated to transformation through innovation across the continuum of care. As one of the leading non-profit and Catholic health systems in the U.S., Ascension is committed to delivering compassionate, personalized care to all, with special attention to persons living in poverty and those most vulnerable. In FY2018, Ascension provided nearly $2 billion in care of persons living in poverty and other community benefit programs. Ascension includes approximately 156,000 associates and 34,000 aligned providers. The national health system operates more than 2,600 sites of care – including 151 hospitals and more than 50 senior living facilities – in 21 states and the District of Columbia, while providing a variety of services including physician practice management, venture capital investing, investment management, biomedical engineering, facilities management, clinical care management, information services, risk management, and contracting through Ascension’s own group purchasing organization.