HCA, Hospital Corporation of America Registered Nurse (RN) - NICU Nights in Lafayette LA, Louisiana

NICU Registered Nurse: The NICU Staff RN is responsible for the planning and implementation of total patient care for the neonate in NICU. Assists in coordinating direct/indirect patient care with other departments.


The Top Reasons Employees love working on this unit: 1. Excellent Team Work – Free Charge nurse; in-house NNP and MD 24hrs/day 2. Great Leadership 3. Schedule flexibility to help balance work and home

About this unit: The NICU at Women’s & Children’s Hospital is a great team environment in which you can see the difference and impact you can make in someone’s life. This is a51 bed Regional III NICU – capable of managing micro-preemies, surgical babies including general surgery, and neurosurgical infants. Active neonatal transport team capable of stabilizing and transporting babies on high frequency ventilation and transport cooling capabilities. Patient nurse ratios of 1:1-3:1 in Level III and 3-4:1 in Level II.

Total of 15 weeks of orientation. Orientation is split into WBN, Level II and Level III with a 40 hours didactic class prior to level III orientation with dedicated preceptors for each level.

Working with babies is a rewarding career – You make a difference in the lives of every baby you touch – and you can see that difference each year as the babies return for the NICU reunion. Our team of doctors, NNPs, nurses, RT, OT, social workers, etc. work well together to provide the best care for our patients.


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About Women’s & Children’s Hospital We don’t just deliver babies…. /We Deliver Dreams. /Women’s and Children’s Hospital is Acadiana’s premier birthing center, one of the largest in the state. Women's & Children's Hospital has been providing specialized healthcare services for women and children for over 30 years. Since its humble beginnings as a birthing hospital, it has since grown to become one of the state’s leading healthcare institutions dedicated exclusively to the care of women and children. Because of the specialized team of medical professionals, advanced equipment and facilities, Women's & Children's Hospital has become a healthcare referral center for other hospitals and healthcare professionals throughout the Acadiana area. The hospital’s multidisciplinary approach ensures that all of its patients receive the best and most thorough care possible

Come join our team and discover why we are the hospital others in the area turn to when moms, babies and children need us most. When it comes to patient care, we strive to be the healthcare provider of choice. When it comes to employee care, our goal is to be the employer of choice.


Benefits for Full Time Employees include:


  • Medical, Dental, & Vision Insurance
  • 401K Plan with employer match
  • Generous Paid Time Off
  • Flexible Spending Account
  • Long Term and Short Term Disability Benefits
  • Direct Deposit
  • Tuition Reimbursement
  • Employee Discounts
  • And more!

Licensure/Certification/Registration:Current Louisiana RN license* *Education: *Completion of A.D., Diploma, or B.S.N. nursing program at accredited school* Experience: *At least one year of nursing experience in NICU, ICU, or ER preferred* Special Qualifications: *CPR, NRP (within 6 months of employment)__*

Job: *Nursing - Professional

Title: Registered Nurse (RN) - NICU Nights

Location: Louisiana-Lafayette LA-Women%27s %26 Children%27s Hospital

Requisition ID: 00637-8536