Baby friendly designated Texas Health Alliance seeking full time Neonatal ICU RN
Texas Health Resources
June 1, 2018
Ft. Worth, Texas
Full Time - Experienced
2 Year Degree
Texas Health Alliance, a baby friendly facility located in North Ft. Worth, has a new exciting full-time Neonatal ICU Level III RN opportunity due to an increase in the volume of patients and recent expansion. They have an eight-bed Level III NICU that provides 24-hour comprehensive care to premature, high-risk and ill infants. Our Level III NICU is staffed around the clock by neonatalogists, pediatric sub-specialists, neonatal nurse practitioners and respiratory therapists who are dedicated to providing specialized care to babies born with special health needs.
Full time: 6:45PM-7:15AM, (3) 12-hour shifts/week; including rotating weekend and holiday shifts; self-scheduling
Texas Health Resources Highlights:
• 2018 FORTUNE Magazine's “100 Best Companies to Work For®” (4th year in a row) • 2018 Becker's Healthcare150 Great Places to Work in Healthcare (4th year in a row) • 2018 Employees' Choice “Best Places to Work” by Glassdoor • #1 for 2016 and 2017 “100 Best Workplaces for Women” by Great Place to Work® and Fortune • A “50 Best Workplaces for Diversity” for 2016 and 2017 by Great Place to Work® and Fortune • A 2017 “Best Workplaces for Parents” by Great Place to Work® and Fortune
* Comprehensive benefits package * Medical, dental, prescription drug and vision plans * 401K retirement program * Tuition reimbursement * Short term and long term disability * Be Healthy Wellness program * Fitness Center discounts * Nursing Career Ladder (NCAP) and much more!
Qualified candidates for the experienced Neonatal ICU RN opportunity will possess the following:
Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) preferred. RNs hired after January 2017 require completion of BSN within 2 years of start date. RNs hired between January 2014 and December 2016 require completion of BSN within 3 years of start date Associates degree in Nursing is minimum.
One (1) year experience as a clinical nurse (RN), or completion of an RN residency program. Neonatal ICU level III RN experience strongly preferred
Current RN licensure or compact licensure recognized by the Texas Board of Nursing upon hire; Current AHA BLS/CPR certification upon hire.
NRP certification within 30 days of hire if not current
A high degree of confidentiality, positive interpersonal skills, and ability to function in a fast-paced environment.
Critical thinking skills.
Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) is strongly preferred. (Must obtain BSN within 2 years from date of hire) Flexibility with schedule. Prefer 3 to 5 years current Neonatal ICU level III experience as a RN from an acute care setting. NICU Certification is a plus. Charge RN experience is preferredProficiency with computer skills - Microsoft Suite and computerized charting - EPIC/Care Connect Very good verbal, written and interpersonal communication skills. Serves as a role model, intra/ interdisciplinary collaborator and coordinator for quality patient care. Possesses organizational skills to function successfully in a fast paced work environment.
- Delivers patient care utilizing the Nursing Process • assesses the patient • plans the care of the patient • intervenes as appropriate • evaluates the effectiveness of interventions • reassesses • Incorporates age specific care-patient safety and infection control measures into patient care - Initiates action to meet patient's need for information - Maintains continuity of patient care inter-shift and inter-hospital, while expediting out of hospital transfers. - Maintains professional accountability: • Maintains and enhances nursing skills. • Serves as patient advocate. • Communicates per department expectations • Provides for patient privacy and dignity. • Adapts to changes in workload assignment functioning as Resource/Charge Nurse as needed. • Assumes leadership of care management team. - Assists in meeting department/hospital KPI's related to: Patient outcomes, customer satisfaction, financial performance, organizational effectiveness, community health care.
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