The Pediatric Intensive Care Unit (PICU) provides 24 hour intensive nursing care for patients aged neonate through adolescence.
The primary conditions and diagnoses treated are:
Congenital heart disease, pre and post operative cardiac surgery
Hematology/Oncology, Immunocompromized patients
Pediatric General Surgery, Neurosurgery
Vascular Surgery, ENT, Endocrinology
All sick medical patients requiring intensive care
The PICU utilizes numerous nursing diagnostic and therapeutic modalities to facilitate patient care, including the following:
Use of nursing process, assessment, planning, interventions, and evaluation
Cardiac and neurologic monitoring
Patient and family education
Continuous renal replacement therapy (Prisma)
Number of Beds: 18
Nurse Patient Ratio: 1:1-2
Hours of Operation:
24 hours a day, 7 days a week
Job Description :
Currently, the hospital is also offering 3- to 6-month locums for this vacancy.
Bachelor's degree, or Associate's degree, or Diploma in Nursing, and
Current nursing (RN) license in USA, Canada, or UK, and
A minimum of two years current experience as a Registered Nurse, including at least one year experience in the specialty area, working in a mid- to large-sized acute-care hospital in North America or UK.