Labor and Delivery Nurse 9/17/2017
San Jose, CA
JOB DESCRIPTIONAPPLY Job Code: 08385-18343
Nights (rotating weekends)
ABOUT REGIONAL MEDICAL CENTER OF SAN JOSE
Regional Medical Center of San Jose is a 247 bed hospital with a Level II Trauma Center. The hospital provides a host of technologically-advanced services including Cardiovascular,Neuro, Orthopedic, Bariatric and General Surgery, Interventional Pulmonology, along with multi-organ Cancer Care, and services for Women and Children.
Regional holds Joint Commission advanced certification as a Comprehensive Stroke Center and a Get with the Guidelines- Stroke Gold Plus Performance Achievement Award from the American Heart Association/American Stroke Association. It is a certified Chest Pain Center, county-designated STEMI (heart attack) Receiving Center, ACoS accredited Community Cancer Center, designated Lung Cancer Screening Center, a member of Extracorporeal Life Support Organization (ECMO) and is certified by The Joint Commission in Sepsis care. Regional is a recipient of Healthgrades 2015 Distinguished Hospital Award for Clinical Excellence. The hospital has also been recognized by U.S. News and World Report and The Joint Commission as a top performing hospital.
THE LABOR AND DELIVERY NURSING TEAM ARE DEDICATED, HEALTHCARE PROVIDERS WITH EXCELLENT SERVICES FOR PATIENTS AT SAN JOSE REGIONAL MEDICAL CENTER. INTERESTED IN JOINING THIS TEAM* APPLY ONLINE NOW.
SCHEDULE: 0.8 (32 HOURS PER WEEK) SHIFT: NIGHTS WITH ROTATING WEEKENDS.
INTERNAL POSTING PERIOD: 9/6/17-9/13/171 of 2 requisitions 18476 and duplicate 18343
POSITION SUMMARY: Renders professional nursing care to patients within an assigned unit; supports medical care as directed by a physician; functions in accordance with hospital policies and procedures; meets competency standards for orientation and at least annually thereafter. Meets responsibilities and performance standards of a RN II. Functions as a clinically competent nurse who provides safe and effective nursing care in a particular area of practice. An RN II functions as an experienced clinically competent nurse who provides safe and effective nursing care and may work as a clinical preceptor in providing mentorship and guidance to new employees. Participates in patient/family teaching and provides leadership by working cooperatively with members of the health care team to maintain standards for professional nursing practice in the clinical setting. Participates in organizational and unit based quality improvement activities.
Minimum: CA RN, BCLS, *ACLS, * NRP and *AWHONN INTERMEDIATE External Fetal Monitoring *(may complete within 90 day probation period)
Minimum: 1 to 2 years of acute care nursing in a surgical setting.
Preferred: Experience in nursing with emphasis on Labor & Delivery
Minimum: High School Graduate or equivalent. Graduate of an accredited nursing program.
Minimum: Ability to use critical thinking skills and prioritize aspects of patient care; possess good interpersonal and intrapersonal communication skills. Ability to calculate medication dosages and safely administer medications.
Last Edited: 09/16/2017