RN - NICU - Weekend Option

    CoxHealth
    Springfield, MO
    Full-time, Part-time
    Similar jobs pay $19.51 - $26.28

    Job Description

    Summary

    This position is only open to current NICU employees

    Job Summary

    A NICU nurse is a medical professional with specialized skills in caring for newborn infants who are either premature, born with congenital deformities, experience delivery complications, and/or life-threatening illnesses. The NICU nurse assesses, plans, implements, and evaluates the effectiveness of treatments and the plan of care. On a daily basis, they administer medications, perform complex procedures, work with complicated technology, and consult with an interdisciplinary healthcare team to coordinate all aspects of the neonate's care. They comfort the neonates and provide education and comfort to the families.

    Job Requirements

    Education

    Required: Graduate of an approved nursing program

    Preferred: Bachelor's Degree in Nursing

    Experience

    Preferred: Previous nursing experience

    Skills

    Excellent verbal and written communication skills

    Demonstrate effective leadership abilities

    Exhibits valuable time management skills

    Strong critical thinking/problem solving skills.

    Flexibility and ability to work in a multi-tasking environment.

    Licensure/Certification/Registration

    Required: MO RN license

    Required: BLS must be obtained within 90 days

    Required: NRP within the first year of hire

    Posting ID: 556642430Posted: 2020-05-21