Registered Nurse-NICU-Variable Shift - NICU - Neonatal Intensive Care
Company: Baptist Hospitals of Southeast Texas
Posted on: September 17, 2023
Registered Nurse-NICU-Variable ShiftWe are looking to add top
talent to our Baptist Hospitals of Southeast Texas team.
Join us in performing Sacred Work!
Competitive benefits are offered including:
Matched Retirement Plan
Paid Time Off
Comprehensive Benefit Plan - Medical, Dental, Vision and Much
The Registered Nurse is responsible for professional nursing care
and related assistance to patients of any age group admitted to the
area employed. The Registered Nurse provides direction to Licensed
Vocational Nurses and non-licensed nursing personnel in providing
direct patient care. The Registered Nurse supports the medical care
of patients under the direction of the Medical Staff pursuant to
the mission and objectives of the Hospital.
ANA Standards of Practice.
A. Assessment: the registered nurse collects comprehensive data
pertinent to the patient's health or the situation.
B. Diagnosis: the registered nurse analyzes the assessment data to
determine the diagnoses or issues.
C. Outcomes Identification: the registered nurse identifies
expected outcomes for a plan individualized to the patient or the
D. Planning: the registered nurse develops a plan that prescribes
strategies and alternatives to attain expected outcomes.
E. Implementation: the registered nurse implements the identified
plan, coordinates care delivery, employs strategies to promote
health and a safe environment.
F. Evaluation: the registered nurse evaluates progress toward
attainment of outcomes.
G. Quality of Practice: the registered nurse systematically
enhances the quality and effectiveness of nursing practice..
Essential Job Duties
Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with
disabilities to perform the essential functions.
* Knows and conforms to the Nurse Practice Act for the State of
Texas. Utilizes a systematic approach to provide individualized,
goal-directed, nursing care by performing comprehensive nursing
assessments regarding the health status of the patient, making
nursing diagnoses that serve as the basis for the strategy of care,
developing a plan of care based on the assessment and nursing
diagnosis, implementing nursing care, and evaluating the patient's
responses to nursing interventions..
* Delegate tasks to unlicensed personnel that take into
consideration patient safety and that are commensurate with the
educational preparation, experience, knowledge, and physical and
emotional ability of the person to whom the assignments are made in
compliance with the Texas Nurse Practice Act.
* Implement measures to promote a safe environment for patients and
others and knows the rationale for and the effects of medications
and treatments and shall correctly administer the same.
* Maintains required documentation of patient care and unit
activities in accordance with standards.
* Clarify any order or treatment regimen that the nurse has reason
to believe is inaccurate, non-efficacious or contraindicated by
consulting with the appropriate licensed practitioner and notifying
the ordering practitioner when the nurse makes the decision not to
administer the medication or treatment.
* Institute appropriate nursing interventions that might be
required to stabilize a patient's condition and/or prevent
Required Education and Experience
Graduate of an accredited nursing program
No experience required
Current RN license in the State of Texas
Unit specific competencies obtained within six months of hire
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