Registered Nurse - NICU - F/T Nights

Employer
Hackensack University Medical Center
Location
Neptune City, New Jersey
Posted
Jun 14, 2021
Closes
Jul 01, 2021
Ref
2249532965
Position Type
Nurse
Hours
Full Time
Work Setting
Academia
Overview

How have you impacted someone's life today? At Hackensack Meridian Health our healthcare teams are focused on changing the lives of our patients by providing the highest level of care each and every day. From our hospitals, rehab centers and occupational health teams to our long-term care centers and at-home care capabilities, our complete spectrum of services will allow you to apply your skills in multiple settings while building your career all within New Jersey's premier healthcare system.

Responsibilities

A day in the life of a Registered Nurse at Hackensack Meridian Health includes:

* Delivery of nursing practices according to the most up-to-date evidence-based research, nursing policies, and standards of care, to provide and ensure safe and excellent delivery of individualized patient care.
* Ongoing communication with patients, nursing colleagues and other members of the health care team regarding patient's status, rendered care and treatment plans.
* Medication administration utilizing the newest advancements in bar-scanning and documentation technologies designed to ensure the safest delivery of medications to our patients.
* Ongoing Point-of-Care electronic documentation of each individual patient's assessments, plan-of-care, interventions and evaluation of rendered care.
* Patient and family centered education aimed at optimizing health, wellness and disease management.
* Multi-disciplinary discharging of patients to ensure safe transitioning and continuum of care.

Qualifications

* Current and valid New Jersey Registered Nurse license is required
* BLS/CPR certification by American Heart Association is required
* Must have six (6) or more months of nursing experience OR must be an active Participant with Hackensack Meridian Health's Nurse Residency Program
* Critical care experience preferred
* NRP certification preferred
* Pediatric IV therapy and bereavement certification preferred
* BSN is preferred
* The ability to learn quickly and adapt to changing patient needs, a strong sense of accountability for improving the lives of our patients and their caregivers, an exceptional focus on teamwork, dedication to ongoing education and the ability and passion to deliver the highest quality of care based on a strong sense of patient focus are all required.
* On-call commitment required 16 hours per month.

If you feel that the above description speaks directly to your strengths and capabilities, then please apply today!