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St. Lawrence Health System Graduate Registered Nurse - ICU Residency in Potsdam, New York

Position Posting Details

Must be able to work 2 weekends of a 4 week posted schedule

Job Summary

The position being offered is for one new graduate RN to begin a nursing career in our ICU. This is a significant commitment that will consist of hands on training as well as educational/classroom components. Applications for this posting will be sent to the director/manager for review. Should you be selected for an interview the director/manager will send you an email to set up a brief video chat session. It is important that your contact information is up to date as we will be reaching out as quickly as possible.This is an exciting opportunity for a new graduate RN to begin their career learning and training in an ICU. Due to the competitive nature of this opportunity, we are requiring a statement of interest to accompany your application and would like you to discuss the following topics:• Why do you want to work for St. Lawrence Health System?• Why did you choose to become a registered nurse?• What has drawn you to Critical Care Nursing?• How have you adapted to the new learning methods created during the COVID pandemic?• Where do you see yourself in five years in regards to your career path?

All New to Practice Registered Nurses will be enrolled in the Nurse Residency Program partnership with the University of Iowa. The purpose of this one-year program is to ease the transition of newly graduated nurses into professional practice, aid in their socialization as fully functioning members of the health-care team, and help them to provide safe and comprehensive patient care. This program is intended for new graduate registered nurses within their first year of practice.

Core Responsibilities

  1. Performs a comprehensive patient assessment to identify patient and family needs.2. Develops and implements a comprehensive plan of care involving the patient and the family.3. Performs and documents direct patient and family centered care and patient education according to nursing standards of practice.4. Identifies and responds to patient conditions to achieve positive patient outcomes.5. Performs discharge planning to ensure safe and appropriate transition of care.6. Directs and delegates care provided by unlicensed team members. Provides world class customer service to patients and families.

  2. Collaborate with the entire care team of the patient following evidence based practice protocols.

The graduate nurse provides assessment, care planning and direct delivery of treatment utilizing professional nursing care processes in a patient and family centered manner in accordance with licensure and regulatory scope and standards, and established hospital policies, procedures and protocols.


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Location : Name LinkedCanton-Potsdam Hospital

Job LocationsUS-NY-Potsdam

ID 2021-7575

Type Part-Time

Shift 12 Hour

Shift Details 12Hr: 7pm - 7am w-variable shifts as needed

Category Licensed / Certified / Registered Professions

Job Location : AddressCPH Main Campus

Required Level Associate's Degree

Required Field GN that has completed RN school and has obtained a current unrestricted New York State professional nursing license

Preferred Field Previous clinical experience in a hospital and/or medical setting recommended

Licensure /Certification BLS required prior to hire. ACLS, and PALS required to be taken after hire

Contract NYSNA

Date Posted 5/4/2021