Hicuity Health (new name for Advanced ICU Care), the leading
high acuity telemedicine provider in the United States, is seeking
a highly motivated and talented individual to join our team as an
Intensivist. In conjunction with the attending physician and other
consultants, the Intensivist assumes responsibility for the care of
all patients in the intensive care unit. The Intensivist provides
continuous vigilance; early intervention and ongoing care with the
goal to decrease ICU related morbidity and mortality. In addition,
the Intensivist proactively communicates with the other members of
the team to assure optimal results. Furthermore, the Intensivist
attempts to decrease unnecessary nighttime burdens upon the
attending physician staff. Finally, the Intensivist responds to
life threatening emergencies and other duties as assigned.
Hicuity Health is the nation's leading provider of high acuity
telehealth services, contracted to provide care to more than 100
hospitals in 27 states on a 24 x 7 x 365 basis. We are an
organization that rewards creativity, collaboration, innovation and
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Clinical Patient Management - Tele-ICU
Typical Duties include, but are not limited to the
+ Evaluate and treat new adult admissions and intervene to
prevent further deterioration.
+ Diagnose and stabilize critically ill medical and surgical
patients with impending or active organ failure (respiratory,
cardiac, neurologic, hepatic, gastrointestinal, hematologic, renal,
etc.) or life-threatening electrolyte and acid-base disturbances,
+ Initiate advanced cardiac life support until the code team
arrives, then supervise and support the code team.
+ Use data from appropriate monitoring devices to titrate
therapy in the ICU.
+ Initiate, manage, and wean patients from mechanical
ventilation using a variety of techniques and ventilators.
+ Act as the ICU team leader where appropriate and increase the
clinical skill of ICU nurse practitioners, nurses and ancillary
personnel in caring for critically ill patients.
+ Institute best practices
+ Respond to patient alarms and alerts
+ Proactively communicate changes in patient status to the
+ Effectively communicate with members of the tele-ICU team in a
collegial manner to provide safe and error-free care during routine
care and emergent conditions.
+ Participate in the educational programs for the critical care
unit personnel as well as the medical staff.
+ Participate in monitoring the quality, safety and
appropriateness of patient care as requested by the director or
+ Graduation from an accredited School of Medicine
+ Board Certification or eligibility in Critical Care Medicine
by the American Board of Internal Medicine or Anesthesia or the
American Osteopathic Board of Internal Medicine or Anesthesia.
+ Ability to obtain state medical license in all states where
services are provided as well as current Federal Drug Enforcement
Agency license and state-controlled substance license.
+ Ability to obtain staff privileges at all the hospitals for
which coverage is being provided.
+ Current ACLS certification.
Hicuity Health (new name for Advanced ICU Care) fuses a friendly
and collegial work environment with high performance standards. Our
compensation plans include base pay, bonus opportunity and
competitive benefit programs.
Hicuity Health provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to
all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race,
color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or
expression, national origin, age, disability, genetic information,
marital status, amnesty, or status as a covered veteran in
accordance with applicable federal, state and local laws.
External Company URL: http://www.icumedicine.com