Nurse, RN, Cardiac Intensive Care Unit, 7pm-7am (Nights, CICU)
Nemours - Wilmington, DE

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Nemours is seeking a CICU Registered Nurse to join our team in Delaware.

As one of the nation’s premier pediatric health care systems, Nemours provides world-class clinical care in four states: Delaware, Florida, New Jersey and Pennsylvania. Located in Wilmington, Delaware, the Nemours/Alfred I. duPont Hospital for Children offers intensive and acute inpatient and outpatient services covering more than 30 pediatric specialties. Ranked among the nation’s best in pediatric specialty care by U.S. News & World Report , this world-renowned teaching hospital has served children from 42 states and 14 nations. Extending the world-class care of the Nemours/Alfred I. duPont Hospital, the Nemours Children’s Clinic provides expert care for even more children across the Delaware Valley through community-based physician services and collaborative partnerships with health and hospital systems.

To keep pace with the changing health care environment and build a healthier future for our children, Nemours has embarked on a multi-phase expansion to create a children’s hospital like no other in the region. Upon completion in June 2014, the hospital will include private, family-centered, technologically advanced patient rooms, a new Pediatric Intensive Care Unit and a new expanded Emergency Department.

We are looking nurses with a passion for cardiology and pediatric nursing join our cardiac critcal care team. This is a night shift position, 7pm-7am, every third weekend.

Please click this Web link to learn more about our Cardiac Center: http://www.nemours.org/content/nemours/wwwv2/service/medical/cardiaccenter.html

The Nemours Cardiac Center (NCC) provides comprehensive care for infants, children and adolescents with cardiac, thoracic and vascular disease. The Cardiac Center provides patient care, performs research, and educates and trains health care professionals consistent with the Mission, Vision and Values of the Nemours Foundation.

Essential Responsibilities
  • Assesses and documents initial and ongoing patient needs and problems.
  • Formulates nursing plan based on patient needs and problems and indicates plan on the patient care plan.
  • Develops realistic and appropriate long- and short-term goals based on patient/family needs.
  • Implements patient plan of care.
  • Evaluates the patient's and family's response to care and modifies care plan accordingly.
  • Assists patient and family in discharge planning so that problems and care needs are anticipated and met.
  • Serves as an advocate for patient and family in working with other members of the health care team.
  • Provides safe and appropriate nursing care through adherence to Nursing Department standards.

  • A registered nurse responsible and accountable for assessing, planning and providing care to assigned patients.

    Education, Training and Experience
  • Graduate of accredited school of nursing.
  • Must be an experienced nurse.
  • Bilingual preferred.
  • Experience in pediatric/cardiac and/or critical care nursing preferred.

  • Licenses, Registrations or Certification
  • Current or be elibable for registration with Delaware State Board of Nursing.

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