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APRN NICU - Jupiter, FL (Pool, Night Shift)

West Palm Beach, Florida

Our nurses are happy, and we do everything we can to keep them that way. We are looking for quality, driven nurses to join our outstanding team; take a look at our current openings and apply today.

Position Type: Full-time

Shift Schedule: Day Shift

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  • We are there through all stages of health and life, both physically and mentally.
  • We believe in inspiring hope and promoting lifelong health.
  • We are a trusted partner to children and their families, not only in times of illness, but throughout their life journey.
  • We are guided by the CREATE (collaboration, responsibility, empowerment, advocacy, transformation, empathy) values and behaviors.

Joining a new organization can be daunting or overwhelming. But at Nicklaus, your colleagues make you feel welcomed. They taught me to celebrate our accomplishments and band together during challenging times. This is not easy to find in healthcare these days, so I’m grateful to have found an amazing place to work with people and leadership who have my well-being in mind.

Lova Renee Brunson Manager Accreditation & Regulatory


Part-time and full-time employees receive the same benefits package.

Continuing Education

Encouraging and assisting with online and physical coursework

Professional Development

Course assistance, opportunities for teaching community education and more

Tuition Reimbursement

Options included for professional degree, leadership, technical courses and certificate training programs

Compensation & Success Sharing Programs

Nursing Step Program – Magnet Clinical Ladder

Benefits Package

Healthcare, Dental, PTO, Life Insurance


Job ID 19898 Date posted 11/05/2021


Job Summary

Primary responsibility in association with the attending Physician(s) for the outpatient and/or inpatient management of an identified group of patients. Participates in clinical care as a member of an interdisciplinary team. Directs and develops new ways of management and treatment for patients in collaboration with other team members. Supports and upholds the mission, vision, values, guiding behaviors, patient bill of rights, and the Code of Business and Ethics Conduct.


Job Specific Duties

  •  Acts as a resource for patients, families, staff, or community groups providing education and emotional support.
  •  Develops, implements, evaluates, monitors, manages, and modify a plan of care that prescribes interventions to attain expected outcomes.
  •  Ensures plan of care is of sufficient breadth and depth to guide the interdisciplinary team in achieving the desired health outcomes for patients and families.
  •  Considers factors related to safety, effectiveness, and cost in planning and delivering patient care across departments and promoting optimal patient outcomes.
  •  Contributes to the development of peers, colleagues, and others to improve patient outcomes and to promote growth of the nursing profession by facilitating collaboration and communication.
  •  Ensures understanding and skills necessary to provide care appropriate to the developmental level of the patient.
  •  Generates, collects, and integrates data from a wide variety of sources in order to make clinical judgments and decisions about the initiation of orders, procedures, referrals, and treatments.
  •  Accountable for maintaining current expertise and skills in order to facilitate a high quality of clinical performance and to promote professional growth.
  •  Models professional verbal and written communication with the interdisciplinary team members involved in the ongoing management of patients to optimize patient outcomes.
  •  Participates in patient care (writing daily progress notes, coordinating clinical care, discharge planning, etc.).
  •  Writes orders, monitors/alters drug therapies, and performs other procedures with education and experience within established protocol in collaborative relationship with a Physician(s).



Minimum Job Requirements

  •  APRN State of Florida Licensure - maintain active and in good standing throughout employment
  •  Neonatal Resuscitation Program - maintain active and in good standing throughout employment
  •  American Heart Association BLS - maintain active and in good standing throughout employment
  •  Successful completion of Credentialing by NCHS Medical Administration
  •  2 years of NICU experience

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities

  •  Able to relate cooperatively and constructively with patients, families, and co-workers
  •  Ability to communicate verbally and in writing.
  •  Able to maintain confidentiality of sensitive information.
  •  Ability to problem solves to formulate a plan of care and evaluate the patient's response to care.
  •  Ability to interpret, adapt, and react calmly under stressful conditions.

Job :

Nursing - Clinical

Primary Location :

Florida-West Palm Beach-Palm Beach

Department :

NCPS JMC NICU-3100-401630

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