RN Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU)

Employer
Integrated Resources, Inc
Location
Concord, California
Posted
Jul 21, 2021
Closes
Jul 23, 2021
Ref
2291923403
Position Type
Nurse
Hours
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
  • AWHONN
  • PALS