Special Care Nursery (NICU) RN

Location
Atlanta, GA
Salary
Competitive
Posted
Nov 29, 2017
Closes
Dec 29, 2017
Specialty
NICU, OB / GYN
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Position Description
The Special Care Nursery RN leads the care team in providing appropriate care for the neonate in order to achieve best possible outcomes for the patient. The Special Care Nursery RN interacts with Neonatologists, Respiratory Therapists, Lactation Consultants, Pharmacists and Nutritionists, among other specialties, to communicate necessary information about the neonates care. The Special Care nursery RN works as an integral part of a team providing both clinical and emotional support to the neonates and their families.
Position Requirements
Must be a graduate of an accredited school of nursing. Demonstrated proficiency in skills applicable to the Special Care Nursery. 1+ years Experience working in at least a level III NICU or Nursery. Certified in cardio pulmonary resuscitation (CPR) and Newborn Resuscitation ( NRP).

License/Certification Requirements: Yes

Work Hours: 7p-7a

Weekend Requirements: Yes

On-Call Requirements: No

Why choose Northside? Northside supports our employees’ professional and personal growth. We foster an environment that promotes work/life balance. We embrace diversity. We care about you. If you are ready to advance your career, apply online today to join Northside’s team!
Service Area Overview
Northside Hospital offers state-of-the-art Women’s Centers focusing on women’s health and wellness. Designed to care for a woman throughout her life – from preconception and childbirth to midlife and beyond - the Center specializes in GYN, cancer care and surgical services. Northside has treated more cases of endometriosis by operative laparoscopy and robotics than any other hospital in Georgia and is ranked in the top 5 percent of U.S. hospitals for GYN robotic surgical procedures. If you have the skills to contribute to our team, Northside is eager to talk to you!
Facility Overview
Northside Hospital-Atlanta provides compassionate care for all stages of life and serves as a market leader in Women's Services, Maternity and Newborn Services, Surgery, Robotic Surgery and Cancer Care. We are proud to be voted "Atlanta's Most Preferred Hospital for All Health Care Needs" for more than 16 years. As a 537-bed, not-for-profit, full-service community hospital, we are committed to balancing clinical excellence with compassionate care and are dedicated to providing a Lifetime of Care to our community. Join our team and start making a difference with us today!