Delivers advanced professional and technical nursing care to neonates admitted to NICU with real and potential life-threatening prematurity and/or illness. Performs nursing techniques for the comfort and well being of the patient. Nursing care delivered complies with the objective and policies of the hospital utilizing the nursing process of assessment, planning, implementation, and evaluation. Prepares equipment and assist physician during treatment and examination of patients. Collaborates with multidisciplinary team members to provide age/developmentally appropriate care in accordance with the unit specific standards. Nurses are required to float within the floating cluster for NICU (Peds, Nursery) after six months of experience in NICU. May be needed to work beyond the regular tour of duty or in another patient care unit as assigned by department head or nursing supervisor.
Required: Graduate of an accredited School of Nursing
Twelve weeks on the job training. Accredited nursing school. One (1) year of acute hospital experience required. Ability to meet all orientation requirements. Ability to perform in fast-paced, stressful environment.
Required: Must be currently licensed as an RN in State of FL
Holds a current BLS card. Holds a current NRP card within 3 months if new to area. Holds a current S.T.A.B.L.E. card within 3 months if new to area. Holds a current PALS card within 6 months if new to area.
Primary Location: Hialeah, Florida
Facility: Palmetto General Hospital
Job Type: PT2Y
Shift Type: Rotate
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