Registered Nurse - NICU - Neonatal Intensive Care - Maxim Healthcare Services - Nursing Facility
Posted: Monday, March 13, 2017 9:52 PM
Maxim Healthcare is partnered with a busy community hospital located in the Cambridge, MA area in assisting with their search for qualified NICU RNs to add to their staff as a contracted employee with the potential for extensions and a permanent hire.
This position features the opportunity to work with proven and successful team of Nurses and Physicians in a very respected hospital providing care to underserved populations.
Hours: Full-time, 36 hours per week
Shift Length: Nights, 12 hour shifts, 7p-7a
Contract Length: 13 weeks to start
Requirements: Level 2 or 3 NICU experience
Utilizes the nursing process to assess, plan, implement and evaluate patient care of the neonatal patient.
Performs focused interview to identify specific patient needs.
Assesses signs and symptoms indicating physiologic and psychosocial changes in patient's condition.
Collects, analyzes, and interprets data and information from health care members and documents actual and/or potential nursing diagnoses.
Documents patient's plan of care using identified nursing diagnoses, expected patient outcomes, and selected nursing interventions.
Identifies and prioritizes actions based upon patient care requirements.
Performs interventions according to identified priorities, and the hospital policies and patient care outcome standard.
Provides a safe, comfortable and therapeutic patient environment.
Initiates and evaluates family education.
Revises the plan of care according to evaluation, changes in medical plan of care, and effective/ineffective nursing interventions.
Documents patient's response to nursing and other interventions.
Uses clinical judgment in evaluation activities to meet patient care needs of an assigned unit/floor including establishing priorities.
Monitors safety and effectiveness of the environment and equipment.
Participates in activities to facilitate good interpersonal communications with chosen facility.
Supports professional practice by observing the following: Uses knowledge and practices in accordance with 1) the Nurse Practice Act; 2) Standards of Nursing Practice; 3) Standards of Patient Care; 4) Joint Commission, state and local laws; 5) Patient's Bill of Rights; and 6) Maxim Healthcare, nursing and client hospital policies.
Other Neonatal Intensive Care (NICU) Registered Nurse (RN) duties as assigned.
Current Registered Nurse (RN) license for the state in which the nurse practices.
Full command, verbal and written, of the English language.
Current Health Certificate (if applicable).
Current PPD or Chest X-Ray.
One year Neonatal Intensive Care (NICU) Registered Nurse (RN) experience preferred.
NRP card per contract.
Successful completion of screening tests for the clinical specialty area(s) in which the RN practices, with a score of 80% or greater.
Maxim background screening.
At Maxim Healthcare Services, we firmly believe that our caregivers are the heartbeat of our organization and we are happy to offer them the following benefits:
Competitive Pay & weekly paychecks
Health, dental, vision, and life insurance
401(k) savings plan
Continuous professional and clinical training
Awards and recognition programs
*Benefit eligibility is dependent on employment status.
Maxim Healthcare Services is a leading provider of home healthcare, medical-related staffing, travel nursing, and population health and wellness services across the United States. Our commitment to customer service, improving patient care, and staffing experienced healthcare professionals has paved the way for many rewarding career opportunities in the healthcare industry.
Maxim Healthcare Services, Inc. is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer
Recruiter's Name:Jenna Erickson
Compensation and Benefits
$40.00 - $45.00 / hour
• Location: Boston
• Post ID: 38684459 boston