Meridian Health REGISTERED NURSE-NICU (PER DIEM) in Neptune, New Jersey

How have you impacted someone’s life today? At Meridian Health our nursing teams are focused on changing the lives of our patients by providing the highest level of care each and every day. From our hospitals, rehab centers and occupational health teams to our long-term care centers and at-home care capabilities, our complete spectrum of nursing services will allow you to apply your skills in multiple settings while building your career all within New Jersey’s premier healthcare system.

A day in the life of a Registered Nurse at Meridian includes:

Responsibilities

Comprehensive nursing care for level 3 NICU babies and families. A day in the life of a Registered Nurse at Hackensack Meridian includes:

*Delivery of nursing practices according to the most-up-to-date evidenced-based research, nursing policies, and standards of care, to provide and ensure safe and excellent delivery of individualized patient care.

  • Ongoing communication with patients, nursing colleagues and other members of the health care team regarding patient’s status, rendered care and treatment plans.

  • Medication administration utilizing the newest advancements in bar-scanning and documentation technologies designed to ensure the safest delivery of medications to our patients.

  • Ongoing Point-Of-Care electronic documentation of each individual patient’s assessments, plan of care, interventions and evaluation of rendered care.

*Patient and family centered education aimed at optimizing health, wellness and disease management.

*Multi-disciplinary discharging of patients to ensure safe transition and continuum of care.

  • Qualifications

  • Current and valid New Jersey Nursing license- required

  • NRP and BLS/CPR certification- required

  • A minimun of one year of nursing experience is required or an active particicpant in the Hackensack Meridian Health Nurse Residency program

  • Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN)- preferred

  • Pediatric IV Therapy and Bereavement Certification- preferred

  • NICU experience- preferred

  • Focus on teamwork, dedication to ongoing education and the ability and passion to deliver the highest quality of care

  • The ability to learn quickly and adapt to changing patient needs, a strong sense of accountability for improving lives of our patients and their caregivers, based on a strong sense of patient and family focus are all required. If you feel the above description speaks directly to your strengths and capabilities, then please apply today!

Job ID: 2017-23252

Process Level Name: JERSEY SHORE UNIV MED CTR

Shift: Night 12 Hours

Shift Hours: 7:00 PM-7:30 M