SCL Health Lafayette, CO, USA
You. You bring your body, mind, heart and spirit to your work as a Neonatal Intensive Care Registered Nurse. Your compassion is tangible: patients feel it in the hand they hold. Families feel it in your prayers. Colleagues feel it in your support. You know when to move quickly. When to sit quietly. When to laugh loudly. You’re great at what you do, but you want to be part of something even greater. Because you believe that while individuals can be strong, the right team is invincible. Us. As the first hospital in the state of Colorado to receive the Baby Friendly designation, our state-of-the-art NICU compassionately cares for a variety of neonatal conditions, including: Anemia, or not getting enough oxygen Breathing problems Growth problems during pregnancy (too small or too large) Other complications that developed during pregnancy, such as problems with the baby's heart, kidneys or bones Prematurity, or babies born before 37 weeks gestation Good Samaritan Medical Center is part of SCL Health, a faith-based, nonprofit healthcare organization that focuses on person-centered care. At our 234-bed Level II Trauma Center, our mission is to bring health and hope to the poor, the vulnerable, our communities and each other. We’re especially proud of our people, who helped make us one of America’s 100 Best Hospitals according to Healthgrades. Benefits are one of the ways we encourage health for you and your family. Our generous package includes medical, dental and vision coverage. But health is more than a well-working body: it encompasses body, mind and social well-being. To that end, we’ve launched a Healthy Living program to address your holistic health. Healthy Living includes financial incentives, digital tools, tobacco cessation, classes, counseling and paid time off. We also offer financial wellness tools and retirement planning. We. Together we’ll align mission and careers, values and workplace. We’ll honor each other’s dignity and surpass the standards we set. We’ll encourage joy, demand safety and take pride in our integrity. We’ll laugh at each other’s jokes (even the bad ones). We’ll hello and high five. We’ll celebrate milestones and acknowledge the value of spirituality in healing. We’re proud of what we know, which includes how much there is to learn. Your day. As a NICU RN you need to know how to: Recognize and address patients’ psychological and physical needs Foster continuity and quality of care with the best interest and well-being of patients and their families in mind Assess a patients’ medical status upon admission Assist in developing individualized treatment plans Comply with evaluation, treatment and documentation guidelines Oversee care delivered by LPNs and/or CNAs Participate in clinical team conferences Continually expand your knowledge Help improve our facility and safety programs Follow hospital, regulatory and professional guidelines, policies and procedures Communicate compassionately and effectively Your experience. We hire people, not resumes. But we also expect excellence, which is why we require: ASN / ADN from an accredited program with the ability to obtain your BSN from an accredited program within four (4) years of hire unless you possess a minimum of fifteen (15) years of proven continuous Registered Nurse experience in an acute care setting, required Current Colorado RN license or ability to obtain, required Current BLS, ACLS, and NRP certifications, required At least one (1) year of nursing experience in a comparable setting, highly preferred Your next move. Now that you know more about being a NICU RN on our team we hope you’ll join us. At SCL Health you’ll reaffirm every day how much you love this work, and why you were called to it in the first place.
Sep 20, 2019