Ref No.: 17-06463
Location: Fremont, California
Start Date: 12/04/2017


NICU RN
Currently seeking Neonatal intensive care unit registered nurse in one of the most coveted hospital. NICU RN provides critical care to premature and sick newborns.

Duties and Responsibilities:
  • Responsible for assessing, planning, implementing and evaluating care for assigned patients in the NICU and Newborn Nursery. 
  • Participates in the development and implementation of policies and procedures of the NICU that guide and support the provision of services.
  • Demonstrates appropriate usage and understanding of equipment used in the department. 
  • Participates in the discharge process to include parent teaching. 
  • Monitor patients vitals such as blood pressure, heart rate and breathing and initiative corrective action on an immediate basis.
  • Administer infusions and monitor special equipment such as ventilators to assess patients conditions.
  • Observe changes in patients conditions and report any alarming changes to doctor on duty or pediatrician.
  • Provide emotional support and education to families of patients admitted to NICUs.
  • Record all care information concisely and accurately through forms.
  • Meet the developmental and emotional needs of children admitted in NICU.
Requirements:
  • Minimum of 2 years current NICU experience required. 
  • California Registered Nurse License 
  • Current BCLS certification from the American Heart Association required. 
United Health Care Staffing, Inc (www.uhcstaffing.com) is a full service healthcare staffing company. We specialize in providing contract, temp-to-perm, travel, per diem, and direct hire personnel across wide spectrum of rehabilitation service providers servicing in the areas of Hospitals, Skilled Nursing, School therapy, Out-patient clinics, private settings, Home health and ADHC’s.

For consideration, please contact Natasha Karihaloo, Account Manager: email Natasha@uhcstaffing.com