12 Hour Day or Night Shift
$475 - $515 take home per shift
You will provide care to neonatal patients in the intensive care unit, nursery, labor and delivery, emergency room, surgery, and on transport. Be in charge of documentation of patient assessments, patient care given, physician's orders, medical interventions, blood gas reports, plan of respiratory care, and interdisciplinary care plan. All modes of therapy given in a timely and efficient manner. Provides assessment of patient and communicates with physician and nursing regarding the patient’s respiratory status. Provides family and staff education. Attends department and mandatory hospital educational meetings. Maintains continuing education units to ensure license and credentials. Presents a professional appearance and performs activities in a professional manner. Performs other duties as assigned. Supervises and preceptors new NRCP III staff and nursing and paramedical students when they rotate through NICU. Participates in the NICU Respiratory department’s performance improvement program. Completes P.I. in a timely manner. Reports incidents through the hospital notification system.
Two (2) years post-graduate full-time NICU Respiratory care experience required.
Competent/certification infant intubation is required. NBRC & RRT required.
NPS Neonatal/Pediatric Specialist (DOE).
Current NRP and BLS required.