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NICU - Registered Nurse -RN - Per Diem

Los Angeles, CA
Neonatal Intensive Care Unit Registered Nurse - NICU RN – Per Diem
 
The Neonatal Intensive Care Unit Registered Nurse - NICU RN - Nurses care for newborn babies who are delivered pre-term (neonates) or at-term newborns who experience complications at the time of birth. The NICU provides intensive around-the-clock care, including both medical needs and basic daily care activities.

The Per Diem Neonatal Intensive Care Unit Nurse – NICU RN -  performs all nursing duties including:
  • Cares for infants transitioning to extra uterine life
  • Provides age and culturally appropriate care to patient
  • Consults and coordinates with health care team members to assess, plan, implement and evaluate patient care plans
  • Provides nutritional assessment & specialized feedings
  • Changes dressings, inserts catheters, starts IVs
  • Provides arterial & intravenous therapy
  • Monitors and adjusts specialized equipment used on patients, such as incubators and ventilators
  • Prepares and administers and records prescribed medications. Reports adverse reactions to medications or treatments
  • Monitors vital signs and initiates corrective action whenever the patient displays adverse symptomatology, communicates patient’s condition to care team
  • Assists treating physician during examination, treatment and procedures, which can include life-saving situations
  • Instructs and educates patient’s family
  • Participates in discharge planning
  • Records all care information concisely, accurately and completely, in a timely manner, in the appropriate format and on the appropriate forms
  • Performs other position-related duties as assigned, depending on assignment setting.
Our Per Diem Neonatal Intensive Care Unit Nurse – NICU RN - can expect the following:
  • Direct Deposit
  • One-on-one service
  • 24/7 Support
  • Referral Bonus Available
Job Requirements for our Per DiemNeonatal Intensive Care Unit Nurse – NICU RN
  • Current California State RN License in Good Standing
  • American Heart Association BLS/ACLS/NRP
  • Minimum Two Years Acute Care experience in an Emergency Room Setting
  • Two Professional References
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