Ministry Health Care Casual NICU Staff Nurse - St. Elizabeth Hospital in Appleton, Wisconsin

Title: Casual NICU Staff Nurse - St. Elizabeth Hospital Location: WI-Appleton-St. Elizabeth - 1506 South Oneida Job Number: R-1411964

St. Elizabeth Hospital has a casual Staff Nurse opening in the NICU. There are no guarantee of hours associated with this position but there is a requirement to work at least 4 shifts/month.

Summary and Purpose:

The NICU RN is responsible for total care of assigned patient load. The nursing process is utilized in assessing, planning, implementing, and evaluating care for Level II and Level III neonates. The RN is responsible for coordination of multidisciplinary patient care, delegation to assigned personnel, and management of resources in a cost-effective manner. The NICU RN will have received training and passed competencies for mechanical ventilation of neonates.

The NICU RN's scope of practice includes care and education of Level II and Level III neonates and their families, attendance at deliveries as needed, coordination of neonatal resuscitation and stabilization of the acutely ill newborn, and assists in transport of neonates from outlying hospitals to St. Elizabeth's NICU. Qualifications: Minimum Education Required :

Graduate of an accredited school of nursing. Currently licensed in the State of Wisconsin. Successful completion of Neonatal Resuscitation Program is required within 90 days of hire.

Minimum Related Years of Experience ( per minimum education ) Required:

1 year of NICU RN experience required.

Able to work within a team setting, able to handle stressful situations, able to deal with confidential information, able to be flexible in meeting patient and hospital needs, and is self-directed.

Job: Staff Registered Nurses