RN FT Nights Critical Care Float Pool

St. Tammany Parish Hospital

Job Description

Seeking experienced R.N.s interested in providing float coverage to all Critical Care specialty units (includes CCU, ICU, Cardiac Step-down Unit, and ER). Louisiana License and BLS is required. ACLS and PALS is preferred. Minimum of 1 year acute care hospital and 1 year of Critical Care (ICU and/or CCU) experience is required. ER experience is required. Successful completion of a Critical Care Course is preferred; basic EKG training is required.

Must be able to work 12 hour shifts; every other weekend and meet holiday requirements. (Major: Thanksgiving Day, Christmas Day, and New Year's Day; Minor: Mardi Gras, July 4th, and Labor Day).

Pay Information- All full-time Float Team employees are compensated $5/hour in addition to their base pay when working the scheduled shift on the units assigned. The additional $5/hr. is up to $9,360/year for this position.

Physical Demands:

Must possess good physical health. Some requirements include but are not limited to standing, sitting or walking for long periods of time. Lifting at least 50 pounds is required. Must be able to work with a moderate level of noise.

Physical Effort required: Constant (67%-100%) - seeing

Frequently (34%-66%) - lifting, carrying, pushing/pulling, reaching, handling/feeling, talking, hearing

Occasionally (1%-33%) - climbing (stairs, ladders, etc.), stooping, crouching

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