Registered Nurse, HRPAS

4 days left

Location
Bensalem Pennsylvania
Salary
Competitive
Posted
Feb 06, 2021
Closes
Mar 08, 2021
Ref
25363
Specialty
Other
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

SUMMARY OF JOB: 
The OB/GYN office nurse is a Registered Nurse who must be able to perform all aspects of the nursing process under the Professional Nursing Law. He/she functions as a coordinator and liaison of care between the patient and HRPAS physicians. The OB/GYN Office Nurse develops an assessment of the patient’s problem based on written and/or electronic communication and review of the electronic medical record.  He/She utilizes clinical judgment, knowledge, critical thinking and experience to direct communication with the patient and to be guided in assessment, planning and intervention regarding the urgency of the patients symptoms/need, from instruction for self care to escalation with high priority to the physician.  The OB/GYN Office Nurse communicates, as appropriate, with the patients, OB/GYN physicians and maternal-fetal medicine care providers, obstetric office staff, and others involved in the patient’s care, the patient’s clinical condition and testing results. The OB/GYN office nurse serves as a liaison, educator, health counselor, and patient advocate, and functions within individual patient needs, physician orders, Holy Redeemer Health System policy and procedures, standards of care and the Pennsylvania Nurse Practice Act. 

CONNECTING TO MISSION:
All individuals, within the scope of their position are responsible to perform their job in light of the Mission and Values of the Health System. Regardless of position, every job contributes to the challenge of providing health care. There is an ongoing responsibility for ensuring that the values of Respect, Compassion, Justice, Hospitality, Holistic Approach, Stewardship, and Collaboration are present in our interactions with one another and in the services with provide. 

RECRUITMENT REQUIREMENTS:
Registered licensed in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania
3 years obstetric experience or comparable experience required - certification preferred 
Excellent written and verbal communication 
Must meet satisfactory completion of orientation and competency validation within probationary period 

LICENSE AND REGULATORY REQUIREMENTS:
Registered licensed in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania

 

EOE
 


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