Company: SSM Health
Location: Saint Louis
Posted on: June 25, 2022
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Full Time Nights
Join SSM Health Level IV Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU)! This
is the highest standard of care for newborns.
Through acute and compassionate care, we help mothers and their
newborns overcome the odds. This has allowed thousands of patients
to get the best start in life and has made SSM Health Cardinal
Glennon the region's first choice for the care of our most precious
patients. Provides direct nursing care in accordance with
established policies, procedures and protocols of the healthcare
Cares for patients with life threatening, medically complex
critical illness or diagnosis.
Delivers highly skilled care with use of technology and complex
Initiates measures for emergency treatment of patients including
infant resuscitation and advanced life support procedures.
Implements and monitors patient care plans. Monitors, records and
communicates patient condition as appropriate.
Serves as a primary coordinator of all disciplines for
well-coordinated patient care.
Notes and carries out physician and nursing orders.
Assesses and coordinates patient's discharge planning needs with
members of the healthcare team.
Applies the existing body of evidence-based practice and scientific
knowledge in health care to nursing practice, ensuring that nursing
care is delivered based on patient's age-specific needs and
clinical needs as described in the department's Scope of
As an SSM Health nurse, I will demonstrate the professional nursing
standards defined in the professional practice model. Uses the ANA
Code of Ethics for Nurses to guide his/her response to the current
and evolving health and nursing needs of our patients and our
Works in a constant state of alertness and safe manner.
Performs other duties as assigned.
Graduate of accredited school of nursing
Six months' registered nurse experience
Constant use of speech to share information through oral
Constant standing and walking.
Frequent lifting/carrying and pushing/pulling objects weighing 0-25
Frequent sitting, reaching and keyboard use/data entry.
Frequent use of vision and depth perception for distances near (20
inches or less) and far (20 feet or more) and to identify and
Frequent use of smell to detect/recognize odors.
Frequent use of hearing to receive oral communication, distinguish
body sounds and/or hear alarms, malfunctioning machinery, etc.
Occasional lifting/carrying and pushing/pulling objects weighing
Occasional lifting/moving of patients.
Occasional bending, stooping, kneeling, squatting, twisting,
gripping and repetitive foot/leg and hand/arm movements.
Rare crawling and running.
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