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ICU Staff Nurse - Apollo BGS Hospital - Mysore

Mysore, Karnataka, India
As per organisation standards
December 03, 2018


-Receive patients into the intensive care unit and quickly go through patients notes to determine medical issues.

-Assess patients to determine the intensity of disease or trauma and create nursing care plans to meet his or her specific requirements.

-Assist doctors in performing medical and diagnostic procedures.

-Monitor patients physical status such as vitals and cardiac activity.

-Perform emergency nursing procedures.

-Assess patients individual care needs and chart out care plans to meet those needs.

-Take and record vitals in regular intervals.

-Evaluate and interpret diagnostic tests.

-Respond immediately to life saving situations.

-Administer fluids and injections in accordance to treatment plans.

-Monitor and adjust specialized equipment.

-Make necessary changes in patient care plan in accordance to patients varying needs.

-Perform necessary physical examinations.

-Educate patients and provide emotional support.

-Take and record patients histories.

-Asses pain levels of patients to determine need for sedation.

-Collect specimens for laboratory tests.

-Document findings on patients assessments.

-Ensure that all equipment is running smoothly and handle any malfunctions.

-Provide families and patients with information on how to deal with illnesses and injuries.

-Facilitate the discharge procedure by ensuring that all information in relayed to the head nurse and the accounts departments.

-Conduct post-surgical monitoring, observe wounds on daily basis and check for infections or any other post-surgery complications.

-Set up, regulate and maintain life-saving or life-maintenance equipment such as ventilators, and record patients responses in an accurate manner.

-Communicate with patients and doctors regarding the post operational state and recovery of the subject.

-Assist in rehabilitation exercises, medication and dressings.

-Maintain charts of surgical patients from the time of admission till discharge and administer medication accordingly.

-Ensure compliance with the standard nursing care procedures.

-Conduct rounds and monitor all patients in the assigned area.

-Assist resident patients in daily life activities.

-Prepare and administer medication according to treatment plan.

-Communicate any observed changes effectively to the concerned doctors.

-Coordinate staff meetings and trainings.

-Initiate patient education plans to teach both patients and their families how to manage their illnesses and injuries.

-Monitor catheters, leads and tubing to ensure proper placement and functioning.

-Provide information regarding post-treatment homecare needs, including diet and nutrition and exercise programs.

-Record all nursing care information in a precise and accurate manner and by following appropriate formats and forms.

Desired Qualification:

-Should have completed Diploma in General Nursing and Midwifery / Bachelor of Science - Nursing / Post Basic B.Sc Nursing.

-Current Nursing License, in good standing with the State Licensing Board [Karnataka Nursing Council].


-Minimum of 1 to 3 years of relevant experience.

-Compassionate personality, soft spoken and always willing to help others.

-Good listener and with a bilingual ability (Kannada, English, Hindi, Telugu).

-Knowledge of emergency hospital procedures, critical care unit infection control and hygiene policies.

-Hands-on experience in caring for surgical patients.

-Proven ability to multitask and work calmly but efficiently in sensitive environment of CCU and ICU.

Key Competencies:

-CCU/ICU standard nursing procedures

-Ventilator Care

-Basic life support

-Intravenous therapy implementation


- Preference would be given to aspirants willing to relocate to Mysore

- Hostel Facility would be provided.

- Aspirants are requested to E-mail resume in MS word format only along with photograph and with details on current fixed salary + incentives if any and expected salary.

- Please super scribe as " Application for the post of Critical Care / ICU - Staff Nurse at Apollo BGS Hospital - Mysore " in Subject column when writing / sending / forwarding E-mail.

Note* You can also send / text message to 9886300305 if we do not respond to your call or email.