Texas Health Resources Central Staffing-an internal staffing agency-is currently in search of an experienced Neonatal ICU/NICU Registered Nurse. This full-time position will work varying hours. Must have flexibility to float throughout the Metroplex to a minimum of three (3) or more Texas Health Resources hospitals. At least one (1) holiday worked per year.
Weekday, Weekend and Holiday (1 holiday per year required)
No weekend requirement – Except when work the one (1) booking agreement per year (usually between 8-weeks to 13-weeks) on any unit, must work the weekend requirements set by the unit.
Under the direction of the health care provider, the Registered Nurse is responsible for the delivery of patient care that promotes the safety and well-being of all patients.
Ability to work with critically ill newborns from 23-week gestation on up. Assist with initial breastfeeding education. Experience with the following equipment: Bubble CPAP, conventional ventilators, jets and oscillators.
Why Texas Health Resources?
Texas Health Resources is one of the largest faith-based, nonprofit health care delivery systems in the United States and the largest in North Texas in terms of patients served. Texas Health has 25 acute-care and short-stay hospitals that are owned, operated, joint-ventured or affiliated with the system. It has more than 3,800 licensed beds, more than 21,100 employees of fully-owned/operated facilities plus 1,400 employees of consolidated joint ventures and counts more than 5,500 physicians with active staff privileges at its hospitals. At Texas Health, we strive to create an atmosphere of respect, integrity, compassion and excellence for all who come in contact with us, be they patients or our employees. We are committed to diversity in our workforce, and our mission to serve spreads across ethnic, cultural, economic and generational boundaries. We invite you to join us in furthering your career through our accomplishments and philosophy of excellence.
Texas Health Highlights
2020 FORTUNE Magazine's “100 Best Companies to Work For®” (6th year in a row)
2019 Becker's Healthcare "150 Great Places to Work in Healthcare" (5th year in a row)
2019 Employees' Choice “Best Places to Work” by Glassdoor
The ideal candidate will possess the following qualifications: • A minimum of an Associate's Degree in Nursing (A.D.N.) is required.
Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) strongly preferred. Completion of BSN within two years of earliest start date in a Texas Health RN role is required.
Other - CLIAFE Must comply with CLIA regulations regarding foreign education equivalency Required
Three (3) Years' Experience with one year in the last three years as a clinical nurse in specialty area of position (Neonatal ICU/NICU Level III RN experience) Required
Hold a current license to practice in the state of Texas as a Registered Nurse (RN); Single State or Compact State
American Heart Association BCLS - Basic Cardiac Life Support Upon Hire certification required upon hire.
NRP - Neonatal Resuscitation Program required upon hire.
Skills: As primary care giver, candidates for this position will have the opportunity to stay actively involved in the total care plan through patient and family education. Responsibilities will include patient assessment, creating and maintaining a sterile and safe environment to include service as patient advocate. Initiate action to protect patient rights and/or preferences; adhere to HIPAA, Safety and Infection Control guidelines. Candidates will be expected to maintain and enhance nursing skills. Basic computer knowledge, excellent verbal and written communication skills are a must.