Ascension Health RN - NICU / Saint Thomas Rutherford Hospital / FT Days / 72 Hours Bi-Weekly in Murfreesboro, Tennessee

Additional Job Information

Title: RN - NICU

City, State: Murfreesboro,TN

Location: Saint Thomas Rutherford Hospital

Department: Neonatal ICU

Additional Job Details: FT Days, 72 Hours Bi-Weekly

Job Description

Job Summary:

The Neonatal ICU RN provides direct patient care to critically ill neonates in accordance with established policies, procedures and protocols of the healthcare organization.


  • Implements and monitors patient care plans. Monitors, records and communicates patient condition as appropriate.

  • Serves as a primary coordinator of all disciplines for well-coordinated patient care.

  • Notes and carries out physician and nursing orders.

  • Assesses and coordinates patient's discharge planning needs with members of the healthcare team.

  • Contribute to Mission effectiveness by promoting the spirit embodied with the Mission Statement: A. Service to the poor - Support the cause of those who lack resources for a reasonable quality of life.B. Reverence - Respect and compassion for the dignity and diversity of life.C. Integrity - Inspiring trust through personal leadership.D. Wisdom - Integrating excellence and stewardship.E. Creativity - Courageous Innovation.F. Dedication - Affirming hope and joy in our ministry.

  • Assesses and coordinates discharge planning needs with patient, family, and members of the healthcare team.

  • Assesses the physical and psychological status of patients, provides interventions/treatments and evaluates effectiveness of care to achieve desired patient outcomes.

  • Evaluates learning needs of patient and family and provides age-specific and culturally appropriate education. All other duties as assigned.



  • Minimum Qualification: BLS Provider credentialed from the American Heart Association (AHA) obtained prior to hire date or job transfer date.

  • Minimum Qualification: Certification specializing in The S.T.A.B.L.E Program obtained within 6 Months (180 days) of hire date or job transfer date.

  • Minimum Qualification: Advanced Certification specializing in Neonatal Resuscitation credentialed from the American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) obtained within 6 Months (180 days) of hire date or job transfer date.

  • Minimum Qualifcation: One or more of the following:

  • Licensed Registered Nurse credentialed from the Tennessee Board of Nursing or current home state license for multi-state license recognition "Compact State" obtained prior to hire date or job transfer date.


  • Minimum Qualification: Diploma (3 year post secondary) Graduate from an accredited school of professional nursing High risk neonatal course required within 12 months

Work Experience:

  • Preferred Qualification: Clinical nursing experience within the past five (5) years preferred.

How To Apply

How to Apply

If you have any questions about the application process or require a reasonable accommodation to complete the application, please contact the Ascension Health Ministry Service Center at 1-855-562-2824 between the hours of 7:30 a.m. to 8:00 p.m. EST M-F.

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