Registered Nurse--Neuro Intensive Care Unit

Shift: Night
Schedule: Full - Time Regular

Who We Are

Patient focused, community oriented, conveniently located and equipped with technology that rivals the nation’s most prestigious healthcare systems, Hackensack Meridian Health Mountainside Medical Center offers a comprehensive and growing array of services delivered by caring and highly skilled medical professionals. We’re proud of the therapeutic and administrative upgrades we have made. Mountainside Medical Center has been serving Montclair and its surrounding New Jersey communities since 1891. The physicians, nurses and volunteers who are a part of the Mountainside family are your friends and neighbors. We're your community, your hospital and team, working hard for you.

Hackensack Meridian Health Mountainside Medical Center is proud to continue to provide world-class health care services in a community setting. Our 365 bed medical center has successfully transitioned from a stand-alone facility to being part of Hackensack Meridian Health, the most comprehensive and truly integrated network in New Jersey.  Mountainside is a joint venture between Hackensack Meridian Health and Ardent Health Services, one of the country’s leading private hospital management companies.

We are looking for a dynamic and passionate Registered Nurse—Neuro Intensive Care Unit (ICU) to join the Mountainside Team!

What You’ll Do

The Registered Nurse--Neuro Intensive Care Unit will be responsible for promoting and restoring patients' health by completing the following nursing process; collaborating with physicians and multidisciplinary team members; providing physical and psychological support to patients, friends and families and supervising assigned team members.

The successful candidate will be able to:

  • Plan, implement and evaluate patient care plans for critical Neurosurgical and Neurological patient population
  • Collaborate as needed across disciplines to coordinate patient care, including patient transfer, discharge, referral and spiritual/psychosocial support needs Provide safe and appropriate nursing care to patients
  • Document patient's medical record in a thorough, accurate, and timely manner
  • Assess, detect, monitor and attempt to prevent complications associated with health situations or treatment plans
  • Provide education consistent with the patient/family's learning abilities and preferences
  • Administer medications in an accurate and timely manner
  • Transcribe, verify and carry out physician orders in an accurate and timely manner
  • Delegation to other licensed and unlicensed care providers based on clinical nursing judgment and skill of the care provider
  • Perform any and all other duties assigned

What You'll Bring

  • Graduate of a National League for Nursing/American Association of Colleges for Nursing accredited program; Bachelor’s in Nursing
  • At least 1 year of neuro critical care experience required; 2+ years of intensive care unit experience preferred
  • Recent acute care nursing experience preferred
  • Current and valid New Jersey Registered Nurse License that is active and in good standing
  • American Heart Association Basic Life Support Certification upon hire and maintain active status
  • ACLS certification upon hire and maintain current preferred

What We Offer

  • Competitive pay

  • Medical, dental, and vision insurance

  • 401k with Company match

  • Company paid basic life insurance and long term disability coverage

  • Generous paid time off, including an additional extended illness bank

  • 6 Paid Holidays

  • Tuition Reimbursement

  • Advancement and career development opportunities

Hackensack Meridian Health Mountainside Medical Center is an Equal Opportunity Employer and applicants will receive consideration for employment regardless of race, color, age, national origin, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, status as a veteran, and basis of disability or any other federal, state or local protected class.