UnityPoint Health - Fort Dodge
RN - CCU
FTE: .90 (Full-time, 36 hours per week)
Shift: Hours will vary. Includes rotating weekends.
Identify items that are minimally required to perform the essential functions of this position.
Preferred or Specialized
Not required to perform the essential functions of the position.
Associate Degree or Diploma in Nursing required.
Bachelor’s degree in Nursing preferred. Refer to BSN Employee Voluntary Agreement.
Current RN Licensure in State of Iowa or applicable compact state.
Must be licensed in state of residence.
Ability to delegate wisely, exercise good judgment, maintain effective interpersonal relationships, adapt to change, evaluate critically and think creatively. Must demonstrate knowledge and skills required for specialized area of assignment. Must demonstrate knowledge and skills necessary to provide nursing care appropriate to adult and geriatric patients. Must demonstrate effective communication skills.
Certification in ACLS, BLS, TNCC, ALICE and MOAB. Refer to job Description Addendum.
Completion of a hospital-approved Critical Care course within two years of starting classes. CCU RNs are a member of the Primary stroke team and require 4 hours of annual stroke education.
Electronic and mechanical patient care equipment, office equipment, medications, including controlled substances and therapeutic gasses. Highly technical monitoring equipment. Computer skills.
Gloves, Hepa respirator, fluid resistant gowns, goggles, masks.