RN - NICU (Registered nurse)

Employer
Careerbuilder US
Location
Morristown, New Jersey
Posted
Oct 20, 2021
Closes
Oct 24, 2021
Ref
2547021973
Position Type
Nurse
Hours
Full Time
Work Setting
Private Practice
Job Title: RN - NICU (Registered nurse)

Location : Morristown, NJ

Duration: 3+ months

Shift: Hours per week -36

Days per Week- 3

Hours per day- 12

(Both shifts available)

Day shift- 07:00 AM to 07:00 PM

Night shift- 07:00 PM to 07:00 AM

Duties:
  • Assessment skills. Has competent knowledge of all the normal stages of growth and development from Paediatric to Geriatric and delivers patient care appropriately.
  • Performs thorough assessments that are systematic, comprehensive, and accurate.
  • Clinical Skills. Consistently demonstrates competent clinical skills. Performs direct patient care activities in support of patient care delivery and team concept.
  • Provides competent and appropriate nursing care to the population of the unit.
  • Demonstrates knowledge and skill of emergency equipment and procedures.
  • Documentation. Maintains complete and accurate documentation. Demonstrates knowledge of documentation guidelines.
  • Patient Satisfaction. Consistently responds to patient's/families and co-workers in a professional, courteous, positive manner to promotes an environment where the patient and family is at the center and the patient care team works cooperatively toward their goal and objectives.
  • Maintains confidentiality according to HIPPA guidelines.
  • Consistently follows the National Patient Safety Goals including following Universal Protocol and identifying patient's utilizing 2 patient identifiers. Demonstrates use of safe transfer techniques and proper body mechanics for self, and patients.
  • Responsibility and Accountability. Contributes to the perioperative team by assuming responsibility and accountability for directing patient care by prioritizing the care of patient's depending on their needs and any changes in their condition.
  • Patient Education and Chart Completion. Assesses patient's understanding of surgical procedure/instructions, actively including the patient and family members in teaching. Performs pre-operative and postoperative assessment and education.
  • Duties Specific to PAT RN. Supports the completion of patient testing in a timely manner. Evaluates Pre-Admission Testing (PAT) orders for appropriateness and for potential omissions based on proposed surgery, patient age, and current state of health.


Job Requirements:

Education & certifications:
  • RN license for NJ state required.
  • BLS required (AHA)
  • NRP certificate