The NICU Registered Nurse has the responsibility and accountability for assessing patient/family health problems and resources, taking a leadership role in the planning, implementation and evaluation of the nursing plan of care provided by the nursing team. Providing technical nursing care and interventions to a designated patient populations.
Per the Departments Scope of Practice, this position requires providing services to Neonatal Patients, age's birth to discharge in a manner that demonstrates an understanding of the functional/developmental age of the individuals served. This position requires the full understanding and active participation in fulfilling the Mission of CHRISTUS Lake Area Hospital. It is expected that the associate demonstrate behavior consistent with the Core Values.
Current RN license to practice in the state of Louisiana
Current BLS Card
One year recent NICU experience preferred