The successful candidate will be responsible for the administration of medications for neonates based upon their diagnosis, age and weight. Conducts head to toe assessments of neonate at delivery and performs neonatal resucitation. Demonstrates knowledge of Riley Infant Pain Scale for pain while proactively providing comfort measures to the infant during procedures. Monitors hemodynamic status.and interpret findings. Cardiac monitoring, identifies dysrhythmias and treats appropriately. Performs and maintains IV therapy in neonates medication administration and fluid and electrolyte management. Monitors respiratory status of the neonate and maintain patent airway. Maintains a safe environment. Adheres to infant security policy. Interacts professionally with the neonate/family and involves family in the plan of care.
ASN Required: BSN preferred. Graduate from accredited School of Nursing required.
Prior experience in NICU.