RN - NICU - Lewisville, TX

Employer
DrCruiter - RnCruiter
Location
Lewisville, TX, US
Salary
Competitve
Posted
Aug 18, 2017
Closes
Sep 18, 2017
Ref
95c15c49
Specialty
NICU
Contract Type
Permanent
Job Description

Position Description

The Registered Nurse Neonatal Intensive Care Unit RN NICU provides direct nursing care to patients and their families in accordance with established policies, procedures and protocols of the healthcare organization. The tasks and responsibilities include:

  • Assesses, plans and implements care and interventions in addressing the problems of the neonate
  • Carries out physician orders
  • Assists physician during examination, treatment, and procedures
  • Administers prescribed medications, changes dressings, cleans wounds, monitors vital signs
  • Serves as the primary coordinator of all disciplines for well-coordinated patient care
  • Monitors, records and communicates patient condition as appropriate utilizing computerized documentation systems
  • Instructs and educates patients and families
  • Assesses and coordinates patient's discharge planning needs with members of the healthcare team
  • Provides age and culturally appropriate care
  • Maintains a safe and therapeutic patient care environment for at risk infants
  • Orients and mentors new staff members
  • Follows Standard Precautions using personal protective equipment as required

Apply now! NICU - Neonatal Intensive Care Unit

  • Texas State RN license or compact license accepted
  • Minimum 1 year of RECENT Level III experience in a NICU / Neonatal Intensive Care
  • Current certification as a BLS and NRP Healthcare Provider
  • Graduate of an accredited school of professional nursing
  • Associates Degree in Nursing required
Company Description

RnCruiter, a division of DrCruiter is owned and operated by clinicians, for clinicians and highly qualified healthcare professionals.... and different than all other healthcare executive staffing companies!

Visit www.DrCruiter.com for more information!

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