Job Summary: The RN identifies patient needs and priorities for care though assessment. The RN plans and delegates care based on patient needs. The RN evaluates the patient's response to care and the attainment of or progress toward expected outcomes. The RN is accountable for outcomes of patient care delivered during the assigned shift.
Minimum Knowledge, Skills, Experience Required:
Graduate of Accredited School of Nursing with current Alabama licensure.
RNs must hold a minimum of a Bachelor of Science in Nursing. Will
consider Associate degree with 2 years hospital experience. RNs must be
certified in cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR). Be skilled
communicators and educators, particularly when teaching families how to
care for an ill infant. Attention to detail-precise documentation is a
large part of NICU nursing, Analytical thinkers and have well-developed
stress management. NRP required within 6 months of employment.
Additional Skill/Abilities: BCLS required within 6 month provisional period.