Intensive Care Unit at HCA Mission Health
Hospital in Asheville, NC is a Level 2 Trauma Center that serves as
the only trauma center in the 18 counties of Western North
Carolina. Mission Hospital has been designated by The Joint
Commission as a Comprehensive Stroke Center, which features
collaborative multi-disciplinary teams consisting of neuro
hospitalists, neurovascular hospitalists, nurse practitioners,
hospital registered nurses, and techs - working together to serve
this high-acuity patient population with compassionate care.
Neuro-Trauma ICU unit
- 20 bed unit
- Patient Population: A variety of
patients to include neuro patients as well as trauma patients,
stroke patients, Traumatic Brain Injuries, elective craniotomies,
those coming from surgery performed by Trauma surgeons, overflow
from MSICU, etc.
- Typical nurse-to-patient ratio is
- Collaborative relationship in
multidisciplinary rounds with providers
- Culture of teamwork - team members
care for patients and for each other like family
If you are a well-organized nurse with
exceptional time-management skills who can stay cool under pressure
- this may be a great unit for you!
Registered Nurse at Mission
Summary: Provides leadership which facilitates the
delivery of professional nursing care for the comfort and
well-being of patients. Utilizes the nursing process of assessment,
planning, implementation, and evaluation, to provide, delegate,
supervise and document care and teaching of patients and family.
Implements medically prescribed interventions.
Education: Bachelor of Science in Nursing. Effective
3/1/18 Bachelor of Science in Nursing OR enroll in a BSN or
advanced degree program within 6 months AND obtain a BSN within 4
years of hire date into RN position. Previous signed BSN commitment
letter OR grandfathering will be accepted between departments and
Mission Health entities. Exemptions may be approved with CNO System
License orCertifications: Must have and
maintain current licensure as registered nurse with the North
Carolina Board of Nursing. eNLC (Enhanced Nurse License Compact)
license may apply, licensee should confirm with NCBON Certificate:
BLS Healthcare Provider.
License orCertifications: National Certification in area
Experience: One-year hospital nursing experience -- this
is the base experience required for the RN role at Mission Health;
please see Preferred Experience for department-specific
Experience: At least 2 years of nursing experience in an
ICU is highly preferred; may also consider those with experience in
Trauma Care units, Neuro units, some stepdown or progressive care
experience depending on staffing mix at the time.
committed to providing our employees with the support they need. At
HCA Mission Health System, we offer an array of medical, dental,
and vision packages as well as several add-on perks to make your
benefits package truly customizable to you and your family needs.
Some of our unique benefits we offer include:
Theft Protection discounts
Stock Purchase Program (ESPP)
Mission Health is an Equal
Opportunity Employer, and as such offers equal employment
opportunities to applicants and employees without regard to race,
color, religion, national origin, age, disability, gender, gender
identity, sexual orientation, genetic information, protected
veteran status or any other protected