HCA, Hospital Corporation of America Registered Nurse - NICU Nights in Austin, Texas
NICU: This state of the art unit has 55 beds up to 70 beds, taking neonates as young as 23 weeks. It is staffed with Neonatologists and Neonatal Nurse Practitioners as well as experienced Registered Nurses who are certified in NRP and S.T.A.B.L.E. Respiratory support includes ventilator, oscillators and high flow nasal cannula. All critical care services are provided except for ECHMO and major surgical care.
Position Description: Responsible for professional nursing care and related assistance to NICU patients. The RN is involved in direct and indirect patient care. The staff nurse supports the medical care of patients under the direction of the Medical Staff pursuant to the objectives of the hospital. In collaboration with other health team members, follows the philosophy, policies and goals of the facility and department.
License and Certification: Required: Current licensure in Texas as a RN. Certification in basic cardiopulmonary resuscitation. NRP
Education and Experience:* Preferred: Previous experience in clinical nursing. Computer skills. Prior NICU experience.
*Knowledge and Skills:
Experience to participate in 24/7 Neo coverage, 24/7 NNP coverage, neonatal total body cooling coupled with our dedicated departments RT’s will help you realize the activity and growth related to our NICU. We are currently 37 beds expanding to 50 within the next few months. You would be part of a 360 person Women’s Services Team. Must be able to demonstrate understanding of national patient safety initiatives by strict compliance to all safety protocols and procedures as required by both HCA and St. David's North Austin Medical Center.
Title: Registered Nurse - NICU Nights
Location: Texas-Austin-North Austin Medical Center
Requisition ID: 08224-47561