Must be able to perform a range of cardiovascular procedures under limited supervision; must be aware of and consider the psychosocial and confidentiality needs with patients and families when delivering care.
The Nurse works very closely with a multidisciplinary team which includes Physicians, Respiratory therapy, Physical therapy, Psychology, Surgeons, Case manager, Social worker and Child life specialists to coordinate a holistic plan of care for the patient and family.
The nurse uses clinical skills to coordinate, document and communicate all aspects of the utilization management program. Utilizes clinical experience and skills in a collaborative process to assess, plan, implement, coordinate, monitor and evaluate options to facilitate appropriate healthcare services/benefits for members.
Provide skilled professional nursing care to patient/family/caregivers as prescribed by the physician and in compliance with regulations by the State Board of Registered Nursing and company policies when called upon after hours.
The selected candidate will develops and maintains effective relationships through effective and timely communication. Takes initiative and action to respond, resolve and follow up regarding customer service issues with all customers in a timely manner.
The Nurses will care for infants requiring the most advanced diagnostic and therapeutic services, including high frequency oscillatory ventilation, nitric oxide, as well as a wide variety of both medical and surgical issues, including prematurity, congenital diaphragmatic hernia, gastroschisis, omphalocele and hypoxic ischemic encephalopathy.
The Nurses are responsible for assessing, diagnosing, intervening, evaluating, coordinating, and facilitating concentrated care essential during the immediate post anesthetic period for a wide variety of surgical and procedural patient populations.