Posted in General Business 10 days ago.
Location: Wilmington, Delaware
We are currently seeking an experienced Registered Nurse for the NICU at Nemours/ DuPont Hospital for Children in Wilmington, DE. This is a full time position consisting of 72 hours every two weeks. This scheduled time includes 12-hour shifts from 7pm-7am, with every third weekend and holiday rotations.
As Delaware's only Level IV NICU, the Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU) at Nemours/Alfred I. duPont Hospital for Children provides care for the most critically ill infants. Our patients require a full spectrum of complex medical and surgical management, including the state's only neonatal extracorporeal membrane oxygenation (ECMO) center. At the heart of our neonatal care team, our NICU nurses provide care to neonates of varying diagnoses, including extreme prematurity, as well as illnesses of the respiratory, cardiac, neurologic, gastrointestinal, renal/urologic, skeletal, and metabolic systems.
The NICU currently provides care for up to 32 patients in our state-of-the-art unit. The addition of an Advanced Delivery Program provides enhanced management of neonates with known congenital anomalies at the time of delivery.
Previous Level III-IV NICU experience strongly preferred
Minimum one year of nursing experience required
Bachelor of Nursing degree from an accredited school of nursing Current Delaware State Board of Nursing Licensure