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Neonatal Intensive Care Nurse - (NICU RN)

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Company: American Mobile

Location: Renton, WA

Date Posted: November 4, 2014

Source: AMN Healthcare

This level III neonatal intensive care at this hospital offers neonatologists and nurse practitioners available around the clock. Staff also practice developmental care, which research attributes to more positive outcomes in the sickest infants. Premature or fragile infants who require complex surgery may be transferred to a facility that offers a higher level of specialty care.



The role of the neonatal intensive care nurse (NICU nurse) is to provide direct and specialized care for newborns needing close monitoring due to premature birth, birth defects, infection, or other medical conditions requiring surgery or therapy. Working in the neonatal intensive care unit (NICU) with doctors and other healthcare professionals, the NICU RNs assist in developing and implementing a plan of care for high-risk newborns requiring high-technology care, including ventilators, incubators, or other special equipment or surgery.
This level III neonatal intensive care at this hospital offers neonatologists and nurse practitioners available around the clock. Staff also practice developmental care, which research attributes to more positive outcomes in the sickest infants. Premature or fragile infants who require complex surgery may be transferred to a facility that offers a higher level of specialty care.



The role of the neonatal intensive care nurse (NICU nurse) is to provide direct and specialized care for newborns needing close monitoring due to premature birth, birth defects, infection, or other medical conditions requiring surgery or therapy. Working in the neonatal intensive care unit (NICU) with doctors and other healthcare professionals, the NICU RNs assist in developing and implementing a plan of care for high-risk newborns requiring high-technology care, including ventilators, incubators, or other special equipment or surgery.

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