Registered Nurse, Labor & Delivery 6/4/2020
JOB DESCRIPTIONAPPLY POSITION DESCRIPTION
The Labor and Delivery RN will:
Serve as a key position of the interdependent team, and hold responsibility for achieving positive patient and unit outcomes
Coordinate the care of low and high-risk laboring women of childbearing age and the immediate stabilization of the newborn following delivery
Complete the comprehensive assessment of patient and family needs including but not limited to identifying outcomes based on the needs assessment, establishing care plans, monitoring the progress of laboring patients and modifying the care plan as needed.
Demonstrate commitment to the service excellence principles of the Northside Hospital
Communicate effectively with patient/family, physicians, the interdependent team and other disciplines regarding plan of care
Identify and document the needs of the patient and family and provide individualized education
Participate in the development and achievement of unit goals
Perform all other related duties as assigned including providing intrapartum, antepartum and intraoperative patient carePOSITION REQUIREMENTS
Minimum of one (1) year of full-time Labor & Delivery experience as an RN post-orientation or post-residency training.
Must be a graduate of an accredited school of nursing and licensed as an RN in the State of Georgia in good standing without limitations.
Be certified in cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) and Neonatal Resuscitation (NRP) before working on the unit
Demonstrate proficiency in skills applicable to Women's Services
* Every third weekend (Sat/Sun), 2 Fridays per 4-week schedule
LICENSE/CERTIFICATION REQUIREMENTS: Yes
WORK HOURS: 7p-7a
WEEKEND REQUIREMENTS: Yes
ON-CALL REQUIREMENTS: No.
Northside Hospital is an Equal Opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, gender identity, sexual orientation or protected veteran status.