RN - NICU - Nights - Seasonal
This is a seasonal position, 13 week contract, working a Night Shift in the NICU unit.
Team oriented, fast paced environment in which to grow, focused on EBP!
The RN in the NICU at Northwest Medical Center, Women's Center evaluates assigned patients and plans, implements and documents nursing care. NICU is 17 bed unit.
The RN assists physicians during examinations and procedures, performs various patient tests and administers medications within the scope of practice of the registered nurse. The RN promotes patients' independence by establishing patient care goals and teaching patients and families to understand conditions, medications, and care needs. The NICU RN relies on experience and judgment to plan and accomplish goals and performs a variety of tasks. Collaborates with other disciplines to provide optimal care. Either directly or indirectly reporting to a nursing supervisor, plans, directs, participates in and evaluates patient care.
Position Qualifications/Minimum Requirements
ADN or Diploma in Nursing Program, BSN preferred
Clinical experience in area of expertise preferred.
Current Arizona RN license or compact state license
BLS certification card (CPR)- American Heart Association
NRP for Women's Center
(All new graduate nurses or nurses new to specialty area have 180 days in which to obtain ACLS, PALS or NRP, as required by unit).
Northwest Medical Center is comprised of a 300-bed hospital, four urgent care facilities, a freestanding emergency center and a large physician group, offering you a variety of settings in which to work. Every location is dedicated to providing safe, quality patient care, but more than that is the commitment to employees. It strives to provide a culture of teamwork, respect and appreciation for all staff, whether they care for patients directly or work in a support role. With employee appreciation celebrations throughout the year, opportunities for growth and the satisfaction that you are part of a hospital leading the way with accessible, convenient healthcare in Tucson, Northwest is a great place to work. NMC is accredited by The Joint Commission and is an equal opportunity employer: race, gender, disability and Veteran status, and VEVRAA Federal Contractor – priority referral Protected Veterans requested.