Registered Nurse (Neonatal Intensive Care)
Regional Medical Center at Memphis - Memphis, TN

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Provides professional nursing care to patients within Neonatal ICU utilizing the nursing process to assess, plan, implement and evaluate patient care. REQUIREMENTS: Graduate of an approved nursing school/program. Qualified by education, training or experience to work with the neonate, adolescent, and/or adult population as specialty assignment dictates. EXPERIENCE: Experience in patient care as obtained through completion of an approved nursing program. An ability and willingness to apply nursing knowledge and skills and maintain clinical competency as required in Neonatal ICU. Must complete required education (Level 3 and NRP) within one year of hire. Demonstrated ability and willingness to work with patients’ growth and development needs. An ability to manage a sometimes chaotic work environment related to changing patient needs, including work with patients with acute, chronic, and complex disease processes, and those who are dying. Demonstrates skill in the use of applicable equipment; mature judgment and initiative required; is able to work without direct supervision; shows professional interest through self-development, continuing education, and involvement in professional organizations; presents a positive attitude and professional appearance. Ability to give and follow written and oral instructions; ability to communicate effectively with others; ability to react and perform under stress in emergency situations; ability to effectively record and reflect observations; ability to plan and organize work for self and others; ability to exercise analytical judgment on work to be done. LICENSE OR CERTIFICATION: Registered Nurse licensure to work in state of TN. Current CPR/BLS/NRP certifications required. NRP certification required within twelve (12) months of assignment. PHYSICAL DEMANDS: Prolonged standing and walking; lifting, turning patients and equipment; repeated bending, squatting and stooping; exposure to infectious agents. Visual acuity is needed to assess color changes, to verify accuracy of written materials, and to administer and accurately prepare medications. Heavy Work - Exerting up to 150 pounds of force occasionally, and/or up to 75 pounds of force frequently, and/or up to 30 pounds of force constantly to move objects. (May be further defined as "with or without assistance.")

Graduation from Approved/Accredited Nursing School
CPR Certification Required

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