RN Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU)

Integrated Resources, Inc
Concord, California
Jul 21, 2021
Jul 23, 2021
Position Type
Full Time
Work Setting
For Profit
Position: RN Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU)
Location: Walnut Creek, CA.
Duration: 3+ Months (Possible extension)

Shift: 07:00 PM to 07:30 AM

Position Summary:

The Registered Nurse (RN) is a professional caregiver who assumes responsibility and accountability for a group of patients for a designated time frame. The RN provides care to patients via the therapeutic use of self, the nursing process, the environment and instrumentation, and other health care team members.

Essential Responsibilities:
  • Formulates a goal-directed plan of care when and where appropriate to do so.
  • Establishes priorities or patient care based on essential patient needs and available unit resources of time, personnel, equipment, and supplies.
  • Identifies patient/family learning needs and acts to meet them.
  • Demonstrates an awareness of and sensitivity to patient/family rights, age specific needs, cultural and ethical beliefs.
  • Provides/coordinates care for patients/patient populations.
  • Delegates appropriately and coordinates duties of health care team members.
  • Evaluates effectiveness of care given by health care team members.
  • Utilizes effective communication methods and skills, following lines of authority, as appropriate.
  • Demonstrates knowledge of and applies safety principles as identified within the institution.
  • Demonstrates a service philosophy in all interactions with patients, families, and all members of the health care team.
  • Provides data for staffing decisions and demonstrates flexibility in the resolution of staffing issues; demonstrates flexibility when floating to other units upon requests.
  • Demonstrates proficiency in the use of computers and telecommunication modalities in documenting, tracking and conveying information.
  • Ability to navigate in a windows environment, utilizing a mouse and the ability to learn electronic medical record system application.
  • Formulates a goal-directed plan of care that is prioritized and based on determined nursing diagnosis and patient outcomes.
  • Identifies patient/family learning needs and implements appropriate measures.
  • Demonstrates sound knowledge base and actions in the care of a designated patient population.

License, Certification, Registration
  • Registered Nurse License (California)
  • ACLS
  • BLS
  • NRP
  • PALS