Company: Ansible Government Solutions
Location: North Las Vegas
Posted on: May 3, 2021
Solutions, LLC (Ansible) is currently recruiting multiple Critical
Care Registered Nurses (RN) to support the VA Southern Nevada Healthcare
System located at 6900 North Pecos Road, North Las Vegas, NV
89086. Multiple shift
schedules are available.
Competitive PRN pay packages are available to qualified
The Critical Care RNs provide direct and indirect nursing care in
the following areas of assignment: Intensive Care Units, Recovery
Rooms, Cardiovascular Labs, Emergency Rooms, Operating Rooms, and
Gastro-Intestinal (GI) Labs. Critical Care RNs contribute to
assessing patients, setting priorities, identifying therapeutic
objectives and nursing measures, and evaluating outcomes. Essential
skills to this position are independent judgment and nursing
actions, flexibility, organizational skills, and the ability to
utilize an interdisciplinary approach in the provision of nursing
Ansible is a Service-Disabled Veteran-Owned Small Business (SDVOSB)
providing Federal customers with solutions in many arenas. Our
customers face wide-ranging challenges in the fields of health
care, national security, and information technology. To address
these challenges, we employ intelligent and committed staff who
take care of our customers success as if it is their
The services of Critical Care Registered Nurses shall be provided
in accordance with the policies of the VA healthcare system where
assigned. The Critical Care RNs provide the following
Provides critical care nursing to Intensive Care Unit (ICU)
Performs scrub and circulating duties in the Cardiovascular Lab and
the Operating Room.
Assists with the GI Lab procedures and demonstrates competency in
monitoring patients undergoing conscious sedation.
Obtains patient history and pertinent family history.
Assesses patient and plans appropriate nursing care.
Documents plan of care and care given in patients medical
Verifies transcription of Physician orders; no verbal orders are to
Carries out prescribed Physician orders and documents inpatient
Communicates pertinent patient data to the Charge Nurse and/or
Physician as appropriate.
Re-assesses patients condition and revises plans-of-care based on
problems that are identified.
Administers medications and Intravenous (IV) therapies.
Possesses knowledge of actions and usual dosages of the most
commonly used emergency drugs and their location on the crash
Assesses and documents patient responses to medications that have
Can interpret cardiac rhythms and their implications.
Reorganizes and initiates the appropriate measures in
emergencies/therapies and surgical/diagnostic procedures that must
Instructs patients and their families regarding prescribed
medications/therapies and surgical/diagnostic procedures that must
Assesses patient/family knowledge level, implements plan of
instructions, and records the patients familys demonstrated level
Operates defibrillator, electrocardiogram (EKG) machines and
cardiac monitors, and other emergency technical
Cares for patients with Swan-Gans catheters, arterial lines and
Participates in discharge planning.
Can initiate life saving measures in the absence of
Assures the content and correctness of a prepared report and signs
the document to validate its content.
Maintains a neat personal appearance and maintains professional
Consistently applies the VAs customer service standards, always
demonstrating helpful, courteous, and respectful
Respects patient rights, including but not limited to visual and
May accept a verbal order in compliance with the facility
Intake and output of fluids assessed every shift, and more
frequently if indicated by specific standard nursing drug
Reviews all laboratory data and electronic medical
Can titrate medications.
Can be responsible for feeding tubes which are aspirated for
gastric residue prior to every intermittent feed, and every four
hours for continuous tube feedings.
Performs urinary catheter care by using soap and water cleaning
technique every 12 hours, or as required.
Ensures that medication orders from the previous shift have been
noted and either carried out or transcribed onto the medical
- Must be able to rotate through the following
areas and perform associated functions of these areas:
Catheterization Laboratory, Cardiac Ambulatory Center (CAC),
Electrophysiology (EP) Lab,
Interventional Radiology, Magnetic Resonance
Imaging (MRI) Lab, and
Completion of an accredited Registered Nurse academic program (BSN
Current Registered Nurse licensure in at least one state,
territory, or commonwealth of the United States or the District of
American Heart Association (AHA) Basic Life Support (BLS)
American Health Association (AHA) Advanced Cardiovascular Life
Support (ACLS) certification
Two (2) years of recent Critical Care RN work experience is
Ansible Government Solutions, LLC is committed to
providing equal opportunity in employment to all employees and
applicants for employment. Ansible will not tolerate any form of
discrimination or harassment based on a persons race, religion,
color, sex, sexual orientation, age, national origin,
medical/physical status or disability, or military
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