HCA, Hospital Corporation of America RN - NICU FT Days in Anchorage, Alaska



Come be a part of what makes us great!

Alaska Regional’s 1,000 employees and medical staff of more than 550 independent practitioners are known for their expertise, compassion and skills – proving that bigger is not always better. As the only non-medical hospital in the state with its own landing strip, patients and families from throughout our state look to Alaska Regional for critical care. The 250-bed hospital is also recognized for outstanding quality performance, patient-centered culture, excellent clinical outcomes and cutting-edge technology.

Alaska Regional is part of HCA’s network of more than 300 affiliate hospitals, outpatient centers and business offices across the country – offering employees the opportunity for travel and relocation. HCA and Alaska Regional are all about caring for people, and that care extends to patients, families and employees.

Alaska boasts incredible scenic beauty, drawing visitors year-round who come for a vacation and end up making Alaska home. Alaskans enjoy all the amenities of an urban lifestyle – including performing arts, museums, cultural activities, shopping and fine dining – while living minutes from outdoor adventures in The Last Frontier.



POSITION SUMMARY:

A Neonatal Registered Nurse (RN) who renders individualized comprehensive nursing care to meet Neonatal patients’ physical, psychological, spiritual, social, cultural and educational needs. The Neonatal RN provides the best possible preventative, supportive, and rehabilitative nursing care to meet the needs of Neonatal patients and family based upon the nursing process and in accordance with hospital policy and procedure;coordinates functions with physicians and other departments of the hospital in a spirit that fosters positive working relationships.

LICENSE REQUIRED: Registered Nurse – State of Alaska

BLS, NRP Required

*EMPLOYEE HEALTH: *CURRENT : PPD Immunizations Fit Test

*POPULATION(S) SERVED: *

Population Served:*NICU * Core competencies will be assessed primarily on the following patient population(s) served:

TheNeonatalpatient population may include care of the neonate , babies

for routine care, babies exhibiting withdrawalfrom mothers with addiction,

Respiratory illnesses, hyperbiliuremia.

þ All Populations

q Patient with Communication Needs**

q Patient at the End of Life**

q Patient in Isolation**

q Precautions**

q Patient in Custody**

*AGE OF PATIENTS SERVED: *

*Skills: *

Performs age specific neonate assessments

Assesses age specific safety issues for neonates

Performs venipuncture properly for neonate

Provides supportive communication and interaction with infant’s families.

þ Infant (Newborn -1 year)

q Child/Pediatric (1-12 years)**

q Adolescence (13-18 yrs)**

q Adult (19-65 yrs)**

q Geriatric (66 yrs)**

POSITION (MINIMUM) REQUIREMENT CHECKLIST

EDUCATION:

q Less than high school q High school or GED q Vocational/Technical þ 2 year/Associate Degree q 4 year/Bachelor Degree q Post Graduate Degree

þ* *Knowledge of State ofAlaskalaw, Nurse Practice Act, Federal/CMS regulations and Joint Commission standards

þ Knowledge of specialty equipment and tools:

EXPERIENCE:

þ 2 years experience acute care work history preferred.

Job: *Nursing - Professional

Title: RN - NICU FT Days

Location: Alaska-Anchorage-Alaska Regional Hospital

Requisition ID: 01406-6062