Catholic Health Initiatives 45300 RN IV - OB Labor & Delivery in WILLISTON, North Dakota

45300 RN IV - OB Labor & Delivery

Description

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Job Responsibilities

  • Manages and coordinates the care of patients in a defined care delivery model, utilizing the nursing process, which includes assessment, planning, implementation and evaluation.

  • Supervises and/or provides all nursing care provided to an assigned patient population. Any delegated care is based on the abilities and limitations of care personnel and patient acuity. Continually monitors the performance of the team members reporting to the RN and adjusts the delivery of care or clinical technique appropriate to the patient.

  • Collaborates and communicates effectively with the interdisciplinary team.

  • Accountable for patient/family education in collaboration with interdisciplinary care team and patient/family.

  • Documents nursing care and patient status in accordance with the nursing process and standards of care.

  • Provides a safe environment and promotes quality patient care through adherence to established standards.

  • Identifies opportunities for and participates in performance improvement activities.

  • Demonstrates competent professional practice, and engages in opportunities for professional growth.

  • Contributes to the productivity and professional environment of the department.

  • Conducts Maternal-Fetal Assessment.

  • Provides nursing support to the laboring patients, utilizing pharmacological and non-pharmacological pain management.

  • Provides stabilization and transition of the normal newborn at delivery.

  • Circulates and scrubs for Cesarean Sections.

  • Cares for the post-surgical patient.

  • Assists the anesthesiologist with insertion of an epidural and provides care to the patient with regional anesthesia.

  • Provides care to the High-Risk maternity patient.

Qualifications

Job Requirements

Education:

  • Graduate of an accredited school of nursing.

  • Bachelor of Science in Nursing is preferred .

Experience:

  • One-year experience within the last three (3) years in an acute care setting preferred.

  • Previous recent Labor and Delivery Experience is preferred, or

  • 1-2 years Med/Surg experience, or new graduate with completion of senior practicum in L&D, Mother/Baby unit or nursery.

License/Certification:

  • Current State Licensure as a Registered Nurse required.

  • BLS required.

  • Neonatal Resuscitation Program (NRP) certification or completion within 6 months of date of hire is required.

  • National Certification Corporation (NCC) or American Nurses Credentialing Center certification is preferred.

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Job RN

Primary Location NORTH DAKOTA-WILLISTON-MERCY MEDICAL CENTER

Daily Schedule Rotating

Scheduled Hours per 2-week Pay Period 80

Weekends Required Every Other

Req ID: 2018-R0160445

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