Feb 16, 2024

PRN Registered Nurse - Neonatal ICU

  • The University of Kansas Health System
  • Kansas City, KS, USA
General Nursing Intensive Care Unit Pediatric

Job Description

locations Kansas City, KS time type Part time posted on Posted 30+ Days Ago job requisition id R-16366 Position Title PRN Registered Nurse - Neonatal ICU Varies - PRN Bell Hospital COVID-19 and flu vaccines are required for all health system employees. Learn more. Position Summary / Career Interest: JOB SUMMARY The PRN Registered Nurse provides professional nursing care through assessment and accurate documentation, diagnosis, planning, implementation and evaluation for the comfort and well-being of patients; carries out a plan of care specific to unit competencies for the target patient population; coordinates care delivery and education through collaboration with patient, family and all health care team providers to ensure safe, effective and quality patient care; follows organizational policies in providing safe patient care; performs other duties as assigned. Neonatal Intensive Care This Level III unit can accommodate 25 infants. Newborns who require comprehensive surgical or medical care are admitted to the NICU from our Labor & Delivery department as well as outside facilities. Using a collaborative, multidisciplinary approach, the nursing staff provides total patient care to the tiniest, most fragile patients. Each infant’s emotional and developmental needs are addressed through proper amount and types of stimulation. Staff also helps parents cope and care for their infants through in-depth education and planning. Responsibilities: Provides professional nursing care through assessment and accurate documentation, diagnosis, planning, implementation and evaluation for the comfort and well-being of patients. Carries out a plan of care specific to unit competencies for the target patient population. Coordinates care delivery and education through collaboration with patient, family, and all health care team providers to ensure safe, effective and quality patient care. Follows organizational policies in providing safe patient care. *Must be able to perform the professional, clinical and or technical competencies of the assigned unit or department. *Note: These statements are intended to describe the essential functions of the job and are not intended to be an exhaustive list of all responsibilities. Skills and duties may vary dependent upon your department or unit. Other duties may be assigned as required. JOB REQUIREMENTS Required: Associate's Degree in Nursing (ADN) -Bachelor’s Degree in Nursing (BSN) within 5 years BLS Certification or obtained within 14 days of hire. Registered Nurse in State of Kansas Minimum one year of experience as a Registered Nurse Basic Cardiac Life Support - BLS or BCLS - American Heart Association LRN - RN Licensed Registered Nurse - State Nursing Board Time Type: Part time Job Requisition ID: R-16366 We are an equal employment opportunity employer without regard to a person’s race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy, gender identity and sexual orientation), national origin, ancestry, age (40 or older), disability, veteran status or genetic information. Need help finding the right job? We can recommend jobs specifically for you! Create a custom Job Alert by selecting criteria that suit your career interests.