HCA, Hospital Corporation of America NICU Registered Nurse in Austin, Texas
St. David’s North Austin Medical Centeris part ofSt. David’s HealthCare, one of the largest health systems in Texas, which was recognized with aMalcolm Baldrige National Quality Awardin 2014. The 378-bed multi-specialty, acute care facility is dedicated to the highest level of women’s health services, including maternity and newborn care with Level I, II and III nurseries at the adjacentSt. David’s Women’s Center of Texas. The facility also features a 24-hour emergency department, theTexas Institute for Robotic Surgery, the Bariatric Center, heart and vascular center, neurology and neurosurgery, a kidney transplant program, inpatient and outpatient surgery, and acute inpatient and outpatient rehabilitation, among many others. St. David’s North Austin Medical Center is also home toSt. David’s Children’s Hospital. In 2012, 2013, 2015 and 2016, the hospital earned a national distinction for patient safety fromThe Leapfrog Group.
We offer you an excellent total compensation package, including competitive salary, excellent benefit package and growth opportunities. We believe in our team and your ability to do excellent work with us. Your benefits include 401k, PTO medical, dental, flex spending, life, disability, tuition reimbursement, employee discount program, employee stock purchase program and student loan repayment. We would love to talk to you about this fantastic opportunity.
_NICU_ This state of the art unit has 55 beds up to 70 beds, taking neonates as young as 23 weeks. It is staffed with Neonatologists and Neonatal Nurse Practitioners as well as experienced Registered Nurses who are certified in NRP and S.T.A.B.L.E. Respiratory support includes ventilator, oscillators and high flow nasal cannula. All critical care services are provided except for ECHMO and major surgical care.
_Position Description_ Responsible for professional nursing care and related assistance to NICU patients. The RN is involved in direct and indirect patient care. The staff nurse supports the medical care of patients under the direction of the Medical Staff pursuant to the objectives of the hospital. In collaboration with other health team members, follows the philosophy, policies and goals of the facility and department.
_License and Certification_ Required: Current licensure in Texas as a RN. Certification in basic cardiopulmonary resuscitation. NRP If your compact license is from a state besides Texas, you will be required to obtain a TX Nursing License within 90 days after your start date. _ Education and Experience_ Preferred: Previous experience in clinical nursing. Computer skills. Prior NICU experience.
_Knowledge and Skills _ Experience to participate in 24/7 Neo coverage, 24/7 NNP coverage, neonatal total body cooling coupled with our dedicated departments RT’s will help you realize the activity and growth related to our NICU. We are currently 37 beds expanding to 50 within the next few months. You would be part of a 360 person Women’s Services Team. Must be able to demonstrate understanding of national patient safety initiatives by strict compliance to all safety protocols and procedures as required by both HCA and St. David's North Austin Medical Center.
We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.
Job: *Nursing - Professional
Title: NICU Registered Nurse
Location: Texas-Austin-North Austin Medical Center
Requisition ID: 08224-69079