HCA, Hospital Corporation of America Registered Nurse (RN) Nursery NIGHTS in Fort Worth, Texas

Medical Center Alliance RN - Registered Nurse - Nursery FULL TIME - NIGHTS

Conveniently located on the east side of I-35W, near the intersection of U.S. 81 and 287, Medical Center Alliance will serve families from Fort Worth, Keller, Haslet, and surrounding communities. As a part of the Medical City-HCA network of hospitals and specialists, patients are ensured access to the best specialist and latest innovations

Work Schedule: FT Nights, 7p-7a rotating weekends

Job Summary and Responsibilities:

The Newborn Nursery RN provides direct nursing care in accordance with established policies, procedures and protocols of the healthcare organization. The tasks and responsibilities include: * Cares for infants transitioning to extra uterine life. * Assesses, plans and evaluates patient care needs. * Carries out physician orders. * Provides nutritional assessment and care to the infant. * Administers prescribed medications, changes dressings, monitors vital signs. * Assists physician during examination, treatment and procedures. * 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. * Orients and mentors new staff members. * Follows Standard Precautions using personal protective equipment as required.

Job Qualifications:

  • Current TX RN License or valid compact license
  • BLS, required from American Heart Association.
  • NRP required within 6 months
  • STABLE required within 6 months
  • One year of previous level 2 nursery nursing experience required
  • Delivery room experience preferred
  • Graduate of an accredited school of professional nursing.

Title: Registered Nurse (RN) Nursery NIGHTS

Location: Texas-Fort Worth-Medical Center Alliance

Requisition ID: 25121-83601