Pediatric Unit Registered Nurse, Shiprock IHS

Location: Shiprock, NM, United States
Date Posted: 11-06-2018
Global Empire, LLC (GHG) is a Healthcare Staffing Company specialized in providing reliable and qualified healthcare professionals for Government contracts nationwide. 
We are seeking a qualified Registered Nurse for an available contract opportunity to perform services at the Northern Navajo Medical Center located in Shiprock, New Mexico.

Available Positions:  Registered Nurse - Pediatric Unit

Place of Performance:  Northern Navajo Medical Center located in Shiprock, New Mexico.
Work Shifts: The shifts are 12 hour rotational (day or night) including weekends and Government Holidays. 

Period of Performance:  January 1, 2019 through December 31, 2019.

Position Requirements/Qualifications:

Education: Degree or diploma from a professional nursing program approved by the legally designated State accrediting agency at the time the program was completed by the applicant. 

Experience: The RN must have a minimum of 1 year of independent Inpatient Pediatric and Adult clinical experience on generalized Medical-Surgical Unit. Position requires BLS and PALS certifications with a preference of ACLS certification. RN needs to have a strong working knowledge of Inpatient Pediatric Nursing and Pediatric procedures (i.e. Lumbar Puncture). In addition, must have strong critical decision making skills and caring for acutely ill patients ranging from neonates to geriatrics. 

Professional skills: 
- Anatomy & Physiology of all age groups: neonates to geriatrics 
- Proficient in IV cannulation of all age groups 
- Assess all ages and communicates abnormal signs and symptoms to Pediatricians appropriately 
- Ability to work with Electronic Health Record & Barcode Medication Administration Scanners 
- Ability to float to Medical Surgical Unit upon completion of a Float Competency Skills Checklist. This is merely a preference and not mandatory for this position. 

Equipment skills: 
- Cardiac monitors 
- Alaris IVAC pumps 
- SCDs (Sequential Compression Devices) 
- Natus bili light/blanket 
- Medula electronic breast pump 
- HillRom beds/cribs 

**Note: Northern Navajo Medical Center is a Baby-Friendly Designated Hospital 

Licensure: Must possess and maintain current State licensure while employed with Indian Health Service (IHS). 

Certifications (MANDATORY): 
- a valid and unrestricted State Nursing License 
- a current Basic Life Support (BLS) Certification with American Heart Association 
- a current Advance Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) Certification with American Heart Association 
- a current Pediatric Advance Life Support (PALS) Certification with American Heart Association 
Ana Rowling
Recruiter Manager
2151 Linglestown Road, Suite 180 ‚óŹ Harrisburg, PA 17110
Inquiries about this position must be sent by email.
GHG is an Equal Opportunity Employer
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