Provide direct nursing care in accordance with established policies procedures and protocols of the healthcare organization. Full time RN opportunity we have evenings or night shifts available - 32 hours or 36 hours/week, with every other weekend 7:00 AM-7:00 PM on Maternity Unit. Successful candidate will have knowledge of mother/baby care. Labor and delivery experience is required.
Requirements: Current RN license and certification as a BLS Healthcare Provider and NRP. Graduate of an accredited school of professional nursing. Strong customer service abilities including effective listening skills. Critical thinking skills decisive judgment and the ability to work with minimal supervision in a fast paced environment. Assess plans and evaluates patient care needs including obtaining patient history and assessing for labor risk factors. Carries out physician orders. Care for patients requiring fetal assessment/fetal monitoring. Manage the patients pain including epidural and patient controlled analgesia administration management. Administer prescribed medications and monitors vital signs. Assist physician during delivery treatment examination and surgical procedures. Serves as the primary coordinator of all disciplines for well coordinated patient care. Monitor records and communicates patient condition as appropriate utilizing computerized documentation systems. Instruct and educate patients and families. Provide age and culturally appropriate care, orients and mentor new staff members. Follows Standard Precautions using personal protective equipment as required.