**Sign on Bonus $20k or $15k for NICU RN's with 2 or more years of experience in the NICU**
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Inova Alexandria Hospital's NICU is a level 3, caring for infants from 22 and 6 days gestation to full term infants. We care for all infants except those requiring surgery, which are stabilized and transferred as needed. Our care consists of High Frequency Jet Ventilators, conventional ventilators, SiPAP, CPAP, RAM cannula or HFNC. We have the latest technology mixed with tender touches from our team. We view our families as important team members providing care for their infant. We want and encourage their participation. We have a strong working relationship with our Antenatal Diagnostic Center and Labor and Delivery unit. Communication is strong among our team in order to provide excellent care and meet the needs of our patients and families. The pace of work can be busy to extremely busy, as newborns have a mind of their own and many times do not want to wait! We pull as a team together during those moments.
Provides knowledgeable and caring clinical practice and care coordination through an understanding of patient, family, nurse, and healthcare delivery team.
Consistently provides safe, therapeutic care in a holistic and systematic way.
Incorporates differences into the provision of care.
Conducts all patient care in a patient and family-centered manner.
Integrates knowledge, skills, and experiences to meet the needs of patients and families throughout the continuum, to include patient and family education.
Reports to Director. Communicates effectively and works cooperatively with others. Has respect for and understanding other clinical disciplines
Uses an integrated approach toward patient outcomes.
Serves as an empowering body to influence patient empowerment, and successful outcomes of financial and clinical quality, through relationships and access-based knowledge.
Utilizes standards, guidelines, and pathways for care delivery.
Determines process for delivery of care from direct patient and family communication, technology, and other healthcare team member collaboration.
Ensures improvements in practice settings by assuming responsibility for self-development in life-long learning.
Provides direction and guidance to others regarding practice.
Serves as a resource, preceptor, and mentor. Demonstrates leadership skills in decision making and problem solving.
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* Inova is well stocked with the best and latest PPE * Masks are provided to patients entering our buildings, and offered free to visitors * Covid-19 patients are isolated in dedicated areas * Inova operates curbside Covid-19 testing sites that are far removed from the main facilities * All team members are trained in the latest screening guidelines
Internal Number: 58600BR
About Inova Health System
Inova is a global leader in personalized health, which leverages precision medicine to predict, prevent and treat disease, enabling individuals to live longer, healthier lives. At Inova, we serve more than two million people each year from throughout the Washington, DC, metro area and beyond. Inova's mission is to improve the health of the diverse community it serves through excellence in patient care, education and research. At Inova, more than 16,000 employees demonstrate their commitment every day to providing the community with expert, world-class, compassionate patient care.