Golisano Children's Hospital is excited about the opening of their 64 beds (all private rooms) NICU in Spring of 2017. Are you looking for a job change and want to be a part of the excitement of opening a brand new state-of-the art facility located in beautiful southwest Florida? Golisano Children's Hospital is a vital part of Lee Health System that is celebrating 100 years of service to the community in Southwest Florida. Come join us and be a part of a great healthcare system.
Responsible for the safe delivery and documentation of patient care through the nursing process of assessment, diagnosing, planning, implementation, and evaluation. Perform responsibilities in five areas of nursing practice utilizing critical thinking, management, problem solving and differentiation of urgency in the role of clinician, teacher, researcher, leadership and professional development. Responsible for directing and coordinating nursing care for patients based on established clinical nursing practice standards subscribed to by American Nursing Association and in accordance with the Florida Nurse Practice Act and other regulatory standards. Collaborate with other professional disciplines to ensure effective and efficient patient care delivery and the achievement of desired patient outcomes. Support the organizations vision and mission. Use knowledge of patient's age and cultural diversity into the provision of patient care. Contribute to the provision of quality nursing care through excellence in customer service and performance improvement techniques that demonstrate positive outcomes in patient care. The nurse practice is guided by the code of ethics for nurses with interpretative statements.
Contact Lauren Huff (239)343-9993 or via email at Lauren.Huff@LeeHealth.org.
IT IS HIGHLY RECOMMENDED TO INCLUDE A RESUME WITH YOUR APPLICATION
Education: Graduate of an accredited school of professional nursing.
Experience: Two years of current NICU RN experience required (which should included level III NICU experience). Qualified individuals will successfully complete the competency assessment.
Training: Proof of American Heart Association Healthcare Provider Basic Life Support (BLS), current for a minimum of 90 days after hire date. For units that require American Heart Association Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS), current for a minimum of 90 days after hire date.
License: Currently licensed in the State of Florida
Other: Communication and interpersonal skills, basic computer skills, and customer service skills required. Certification in specialty area preferred.
External and internal applicants, as well as position incumbents who become disabled, must be able to perform the essential job specific functions (listed within each job specific responsibility) either unaided or with the assistance of a reasonable accommodation to be determined by the organization on a case by case basis. If the requirement is not marked, then it is considered not applicable.
Lee Health is the leading provider of health care in Southwest Florida and has served the citizens of Lee County and surrounding communities since 1916. Lee Health consists of four acute care hospitals, two specialty hospitals and comprehensive health care services in facilities and office locations throughout Southwest Florida. With more than 1 million patient contacts each year, Lee Health is th...e fourth largest public health system in the United States and one of the largest in Florida. Lee Health is a progressive, financially sound health care provider with over 11,800 employees, 1,300 community physicians and 4,500 volunteers and auxilians.