Northside Hospital Well Baby Nursery RN, Anchor Registered Nurse in Atlanta, Georgia
Well Baby Nursery RN, Anchor Registered Nurse
Facility:Northside Hospital AtlantaDepartment:639A FCC - 1WA
Job ID #:75850Education Required:Associates Degree
Job Category:RN-Neonatal & PerinatalExperience Required:1 - 3 Years
Employment Type:Full - Time
Because of employees like you, we remain one of Georgia's Most Preferred Hospitals in Overall Healthcare Services for more than 16 consecutive years. Your continued employment allows Northside Hospital to remain the fastest-growing healthcare organization in the Southeast. We support your continued growth and development by providing you the following opportunity.
Facility Overview: Northside HospitalDiscover what’s possible.See what’s inside.Discovering what’s possible at Northside Hospital in Atlanta, Georgia --- it’s something our patients and team members do every day. Our reputation as one of Georgia’s fastest growing healthcare institutions and our state-of-the-art, award-winning work environment are well-known. But what resonates mostwith our people is the way we balance clinical excellence with compassionate care, support real work/life balance, and how close they feel to their co-workers.Our 537-bed, not-for-profit, full-service hospital does more than serve our community. We’re a market leader in Women's Services, Maternity and Newborn Services, Surgery, Robotic Surgery, and Cancer Care.Proud to have been voted “Atlanta's Most Preferred Hospital for All Health Care Needs" byconsumers for more than 16 years. We are pleased to offer our people great pay, benefits, and a pension plan.We are a state-of-the-art setting for opportunity, top quality health care, and you.Ready to make a difference --- and a better living?Find your extraordinary side with Northside Hospital today.
Service Area Overview: Extraordinary care for womenAt Northside Hospital, we believe that women are amazing. And different.And in most ways, amazingly different when it comes to health care.A woman’s wellness is determined by more than an annual physical. Her many parts can be complicated. All those parts deserve attention, expertise and understanding.That’s where Northside Hospital’s state-of-the-art Women’s Centers come in.Designed to care for a woman throughout her life --- from puberty and adulthood through childbirth, midlife, and beyond --- our Centers specialize in GYN, cancer care, and surgical services.The Women’s Center on our Atlanta campus was the first, most comprehensive center focusing on women’s health and wellness in the southeast. Today, Northside is ranked in the top 5% of U.S. hospitals for GYN robotic surgical procedures. We’ve treated more cases of endometriosis by operative laparoscopy and robotics than any other hospital in Georgia. We handle every stage of a woman’s reproductive years – from preconception and pregnancy to labor, delivery, and postpartum. We areproud to offer a variety of innovative services in our Breast Care Center and Breast Surgery Center.Are you a healthcare professional who wants to work among the best and brightest in women’s wellness?Then find your extraordinary side with us today!As part of Northside Hospital, we balance clinical excellence with compassionate care, support work/lifebalance and continuing education, and offer great pay, benefits, and a pension plan. For information onrewarding careers with Northside Hospital, ranked by Forbes magazine as one of the Top 25 Places toWork in the US, contact us today.
Position Description: Do you enjoy teaching parents the basics of caring for their newborn? Are you good at building confidence in parents as they take on the parenting role? Do you enjoy helping newborns adjust to life outside the womb? Do you want to be a part of the leading organization in maternity services, delivering more babies a year than any other community hospital in the country (more than 18,000 births annually)? If these questions describe you, we have just the position for you! We are seeking an experienced RN to join our Nursery team. Some of your essential job functions include: Responsible and accountable for assessing, delegating and coordinating the nursing care to patients; Providing a thorough full term newborn physical assessment based upon knowledge of expected adaptation to life outside the womb, including understanding the physiological changes which take place during newborn transitional period; Having a keen sense of awareness of the newborn’s health and well-being, and proactively responding to any changes in the newborn’s condition; Oversight to all infants in the newborn nursery; Educating parents in infant care and feeding; Assisting in educating parents on using medical equipment, as needed
Position Requirements: Must Have Knowledge, Skills & Abilities: Demonstrable experience as a critical thinker to quickly recognize any change in a patient’s condition; Effective communication skills to communicate essential information regarding mother and/or baby to the appropriate specialty; Experience with patient/family teaching from admission throughout hospitalization to discharge; Is proactive. Anticipates and responds to patient/physician/family members/coworkers needs. Demonstrates an energetic and positive approach to work; Demonstrable sense of ownership. Pays attention to details of job, ensures all mandatory obligations are met Education: Must be a graduate of an accredited school of nursing. Proof of annual continuing education in area related to newborn care (16 hours within the last 2 years minimum). Preferred: Bachelor of Science in Nursing Experience: 4 + years of nursery or newborn or NICU experience or 2 years of mother/baby experience; Newborn admission assessment experience. Preferred: Previous charge nurse experience Certificate/License: Registered Professional Nurse Licensed in the State of Georgia. Certified in cardio pulmonary resuscitation (CPR) and Neonatal Resuscitation Program. Preferred: National Certification in area related to newborn care
Licensure/Certification Requirements: Yes
Work Hours: 7p-7a
Weekend Requirements: Yes
On-Call Requirements: No
Why continue to grow with Northside? Northside supports our employees’ professional and personal growth. We foster an environment that promotes work/life balance. We embrace diversity. We care about you. If you are ready to advance your career, apply online today!
Northside Hospital is an Equal Opportunity Employer and does not discriminate in its employment practices on the basis of race, religion, sex, color, national origin, age, disability, citizenship, genetic information, veteran status or military service, or any other characteristic protected by federal law or Georgia law..