Penn State Health Corporation
Work Type: Full Time
Hours: 7:00p - 7:00a
Recruiter Contact: Briana Kissell at [email protected]
SUMMARY OF POSITION:
The Virtual Care Nurse (VCN) provides TeleICU nursing care to a diverse population of critically ill patients across multiple hospitals regionally from a centralized Virtual Care Center. The VCN assesses their patients data and provides nursing care in collaboration with local care teams using audio/video connections during the patients ICU stay to achieve optimal patient outcomes. The VCN performs video assessment of their patient, monitors patients' biometric data, vital signs and other physiological data using specialized software and digital health technologies.
Three (3) years ICU nursing experience
Currently licensed to practice as a registered nurse by the State of employment
AHA ACLS and BLS prior to end of orientation period
Experience with Cerner Powerchart
Trauma Nursing Certification
This job description is a general outline of duties performed and is not to be misconstrued as encompassing all duties performed within the position. All individuals (including current employees) selected for a position will undergo a background check appropriate for the position's responsibilities.
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