RN- NICU- FT Days
San Angelo Community Medical Center - San Angelo, TX

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RN- NICU- FT Days - 1322991
          Description
              The job description and criteria based job performance evaluation emphasizes the criteria expected in the performance of the NICU Registered Nurse. The Registered Nurse is responsible for the care of ante partum, postpartum, medical and surgical female patients. The RN collaborates with other nurses, physicians, and allied health personnel to ensure efficient and effective work flow of their scheduled shift and a smooth transition to the next shift. The RN is expected to be able to perform the duties of unit secretary and nurse aide as defined in their respective job descriptions and participate in performance improvement activities. The Registered Nurse works closely with the Director, the charge Nurse, members of the Maternal/Child Tract, medical staff, as well as other professional staff, ancillary department members, visitors and families.
              • Responsible for compliance with overall nursing practice standards of the specialty area (Reports to Department Patient Care Manager)
              • Responsible for compliance with standards during assigned shift (Reports to Administrative Supervisor)
              • Uses established principles of delegation and supervision to direct the activities of all licensed and non-licensed care givers and support staff in the delivery of patient care during their assigned shift
              • Uses independent judgment to ensure optimal delivery of patient care and appropriate use of available resources

              Qualifications
              Desired Qualifications
              One or more years experience in desired specialty
              National certifications in your specialty preferred

              License/Certifications
              License in good standing to practice as a Registered Nurse in the state of Texas.
              BCLS required (current at time of hire)/maintained throughout term of employment
              PALS preferred unless Pediatrics is home unit, then required within six months of hire and throughout employment
              NRP preferred unless NICU/NSY is home unit, then required within three months of hire and throughout employment.
              ACLS preferred unless OB is home unit, then required to be a Charge Nurse
              Continuing Education Program- AWHONN ‘s (Association of Women’s Health, Obstetrical and Neonatal Nursing) POEP (Perinatal Orientation Educational Program) and NOEP (Neonatal Orientation Education Program) Completion of both courses within 1 year of signature of this job description or within one year of PCEP (Perinatal Continuing Education Program) expiration.
              TNCC preferred

              Job Pediatrics, Nursery, NICU
              Primary Location TX-San Angelo
              Organization San Angelo Community Medical Center

              Shift Day Shift
              Forecasted paid hours per shift 12
              Forecasted hours per pay week 36
              Employee Status Full-time