Ascension Health Registered Nurse-RN - ICU/ St Mary's Hospital/ Intensive Care Unit 001/ FT Days/ 72 Hours Bi-Weekly in Amsterdam, New York

Additional Job Information

Title: RN - ICU

City, State: Amsterdam, NY

Location: St Mary's Hospital

Department: Intensive Care Unit 001

Additional Job Details: FT Days, 72 Hours Bi-Weekly

12 hr days. / 36 hrs per week.

Marketing Statement

Founded by the Sisters of St. Joseph of Carondelet in 1903, and as a member of Ascension Health since 2002, St. Mary's Healthcare is more than an award-winning hospital; it is a continuum of health care services offering a comprehensive network of high quality, local, compassionate care. Services include, but are not limited to,120 acute care beds,10 primary and specialty care centers in Fulton and Montgomery counties, more than 30 behavioral health services in Fulton, Montgomery and Hamilton counties, a 10 bed Acute Inpatient Rehabilitation Unit, a 10 bed Transitional Care Unit, and a 160-bed nursing home. St. Mary's received 5-star ratings from HealthGrades for four consecutive years and in 2011 became the first hospital in New York State to achieve the "Pathway to Excellence" Designation. Our 1600 associates embrace the mission of providing every individual with an exceptional patient experience. In every role and in every facility, we embrace a Model Community of mission-focused, spiritually grounded associates, who will flourish and be inspired to reach their full potential. Our work environment is inclusive, supportive and caring--about the people who work with us as well as the patients we work to serve.

We offer competitive salaries and an excellent, flexible benefits package. We are fortunate to attract people who believe in our mission and who are dedicated to the service of our patients and their families.

Job Description

Job Summary:

The RN - ICU provides direct nursing care to critically ill patients in accordance with established policies, procedures and protocols of the healthcare organization.


  • Implements and monitors patient care plans.

  • Monitors, records and communicates patient condition as appropriate.

  • Serves as a primary coordinator of all disciplines for well-coordinated patient care.

  • Notes and carries out physician and nursing orders.

  • Assesses and coordinates patient's discharge planning needs with members of the healthcare team.

  • Documents conclusions reached based on assessment data that indicates the potential for/or actual human need fulfillment/deficit for the client as person, family & community including pain mgmt.

  • Assesses patient on admission using ulticare system

  • Prescribes, delegates & coordinates all nursing care based on age-specific criteria, as defined and provided throughout the hospital

  • Revises, as needed, the plan of care to ensure that the needs of the patient are identified & appropriate nursing interventions are implemented



  • Required Credential(s):

  • Advanced Life Support obtained within 12 Months (1 year) of hire date or job transfer date.

  • Certified BLS Provider obtained within 3 Months (90 days) of hire date or job transfer date.

  • Pediatric Advnced Life Support obtained within 12 Months (1 year) of hire date or job transfer date.

  • Licensed Registered Nurse credentialed from the New York Department of Education obtained prior to hire date or job transfer date.

Education & Experience:

  • Associate Degree

  • Bachelor's degree preferred.

How To Apply

In order to be considered for any open position, please complete a St. Mary's Healthcare online application, by clicking the "apply now" button. Additionally, you may include your resume and other documents as attachments. Applications/Resumes may only be submitted online through this process.

In addition, you may apply anytime online using any computer OR via one of our computer terminals at the following locations:

(1) Human Resources located at St. Mary's Hospital, 427 Guy Park Ave, Amsterdam, NY 12010

(2) Human Resources located at Amsterdam Memorial Campus, 4988 State Hwy 30, Amsterdam, NY 12010.

We regret that we are unable to respond to each and every application received. Only those candidates of interest will be contacted directly.

If you have any questions about the application process or require a reasonable accommodation to complete the application, please contact the Ascension Health Ministry Service Center at 1-855-562-2824 between the hours of 7:30 a.m. to 8:00 p.m. EST M-F.

Equal Employment Opportunity

St. Mary’s Hospital is an equal opportunity employer and affords equal opportunity to all applicants for all positions without regard to race, color, religion, gender, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation or any other status protected under local, state or federal laws.

State and Federal laws prohibit discrimination on the basis of race, creed, color, religion, gender, national origin, age, disability, marital status or sexual orientation.

Please note that Ascension will make an offer of employment only to individuals who have applied for a position using our official application. Be on alert for possible fraudulent offers of employment. Ascension will not solicit money or banking information from applicants.

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