This position is responsible for the nursing care of patients requiring substantial specialized judgment and skill. This judgment and skill is based on knowledge of the natural, behavioral and nursing sciences and humanities as the basis for application of the nursing process in wellness and illness care. Models appropriate behavior as exemplified in MLH Mission, Vision and Values.
Skill and proficiency in applying highly technical principles, concepts and techniques, which are central to the professional discipline in Nursing
Analytical skills necessary to assess complex patient conditions effectively and to develop comprehensive plans of care. Synthesizes multiple sources of information to assist in the resolution of human responses to complex problems
Key Job Responsibilities:
Patient assessments are performed accurately and timely
Develops a prioritized holistic plan of care based on a comprehensive assessment, desired outcomes, and current knowledge
Safely implements the plan of care for patients, either directly or by delegation.
Evaluates the patient plan of care on a continuous basis
Effectively communicates in writing and orally with patients/families and other health team members
Demonstrates and promotes professional practice of all members of the nursing care team
2 years NICU experience (level 3 or 4)
Internal Number: 128385
About Methodist LeBonheur Healthcare System
For the eighth year in a row, we have been named the Best Hospital in Memphis by U.S. News and World Report and were honored to be listed as one of the Commercial Appeal’s "Top Work Places" for 2018 for the sixth year in a row. We finished second in the large employer category of companies with more than 500 employees.
Methodist Le Bonheur Healthcare is an integrated, not-for-profit healthcare system based in Memphis, TN with locations and partners across the Mid-South. Throughout our history, we have remained affiliated with the United Methodist Church. Our faith inspire us to serve our patients and improve the health of our entire community.