HCA, Hospital Corporation of America Registered Nurse - NICU III - Per diem in Lone Tree, Colorado

/Would you be interested in working for a premier hospital that is fast becoming the largest women’s hospital in the state of Colorado, including the largest birth center?/

Women’s/Children’s Services • Offering high quality OB care and Neonatal Intensive Care (NICU) programs • Using the latest robotic technology for gyn procedures • Securing Breast Center Accreditation from the National Accreditation Program for Breast Centers (NAPBC) • Partnering with Sally Jobe Breast Center • Affiliating with Rocky Mountain Hospital for Children to offer the highest level of care to our littlest patients • Ranking among the top 10 in patient satisfaction among 160 HCA hospitals nationwide. • Sky Ridge Medical Center was named one of the nation’s 20 most beautiful hospitals in an annual survey conducted by health-care staffing company Soliant Health. • Offering exceptional amenities such a pull-out beds so loved ones may spend the night, room service food service,
patient and family concierge service, surgical patient tracker systems to keep families better informed, on-line patient registration, free internet access and a beautiful Healing Garden to name a few.

/ To learn more about Sky Ridge Medical Center, / / please visit our website at // www.skyridgemedcenter.com // . /

Full time - Nights

  • Not accepting New Grads *

    Must have a minimum of two years recent NICU experience, prefer Level III.

The NICU Level III RN provides direct nursing care to neonates and their families in accordance with established policies, procedures and protocols of the healthcare organization. The tasks and responsibilities include: * Assesses, plans and implements care and interventions in addressing the problems of the neonate.

  • Carries out physician orders.

  • Assists physician during examination, treatment, and procedures.

  • Administers prescribed medications, changes dressings, cleans wounds, monitors vital signs.

  • Provides nutritional assessment and care to the infant.

  • Promotes family centered nursing care for neonates.

  • Serves as the primary coordinator of all disciplines for well coordinated patient care.

  • Monitors, records and communicates patient condition as appropriate utilizing computerized documentation systems.

  • Instructs and educates patients and families.

  • Assesses and coordinates patient's discharge planning needs with members of the healthcare team.

  • Provides age and culturally appropriate care.

  • Maintains a safe and therapeutic patient care environment for at risk infants.

  • Orients and mentors new staff members.

  • Follows Standard Precautions using personal protective equipment as required.

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Required Job Qualifications include:

  • Current licensure as an RN.

  • NICU Level III experience

  • Current certification as a BLS Healthcare Provider and NRP.

  • Graduate of an accredited school of professional nursing.

  • Customer service abilities including effective listening skills.

  • Critical thinking skills, decisive judgment and the ability to work with minimal supervision in a fast paced environment.

  • Ability to perform work that requires frequent standing, bending, reaching, squatting, kneeling, moving, lifting of patients and/or equipment up to 50 pounds.

Title: Registered Nurse - NICU III - Per diem

Location: Colorado-Lone Tree-Sky Ridge Medical Center

Requisition ID: 08936-56978