To be part of our organization, every employee should understand and share in the YNHHS Vision, support our Mission, and live our Values. These values—integrity, patient-centered, respect, accountability, and compassion—must guide what we do, as individuals and professionals, every day.
MSICU has 10 beds and Intermediate Care has 20 beds. Our MSICU and Intermediate Care areas are all staffed with highly dedicated and educated staff. We have trained non critical care nurses with basic Dysrhythmia, ACLS, PALS and a comprehensive online critical care course. We encourage and support our staff to become CCRN and PCCN certified when they are eligible. We support advancement with our clinical resource nurses and education through hospital reimbursement program.
The Registered Nurse practices within the Patient and Family Centered Care Model will assess, plan, implement and evaluate care for patients, coordinate ancillary staff and collaborate with interdisciplinary health care team.
Graduate from an accredited school of nursing; BSN strongly recommended.
1-3 years of acute care RN experience and critical care RN experience is preferred.
RN in State of Connecticut or Permit; Basic Life Support (BLS), ACLS, PALS, CCRN preferred, basic dysrhythmia
May be exposure to infectious diseases. Will be exposed to physical, mental and emotional illness as well as end of life conditions and death. Moderate stress and risk of injury from patient care. Standing/walking for more than half of the day. Frequently bending, reaching, pushing, pulling, twisting and lifting. Must be able to assist pushing/pulling/lifting patients ranging from five (5) to three hundred (300) pounds.