RN PRN - Labor %26 Delivery

Location
Salt Lake City, Utah
Salary
Competitive Salary
Posted
Oct 10, 2017
Closes
Nov 09, 2017
Ref
00954-37215
Specialty
OB / GYN
Contract Type
Permanent

St. Marks Hospital

St. Mark's Hospital provides a full array of services to the surrounding community, including the following service lines: cardiac, NICU, orthopedics, behavioral health, skilled nursing, acute rehab, as well as many others.  St. Mark's is the oldest running hospital in Utah with rich traditions and a reputation for excellent patient care and quality outcomes.  St. Mark's Hospital is nestled at the foot of the Wasatch Mountains and only a stones throw away from many national parks, including Moab, Zion, Canyonlands, etc.


Apply today and come be a part of what makes us great!


The Labor and Delivery RN provides direct nursing care in accordance with established policies, procedures and protocols of the healthcare organization.  The tasks and responsibilities include:

  • Assesses, plans and evaluates patient care needs including obtaining patient history and assessing for labor risk factors. 
  • Carries out physician orders.
  • Cares for patients requiring fetal assessment/fetal monitoring.
  • Manages the patient's pain including epidural and patient controlled analgesia administration management.
  • Administers prescribed medications and monitors vital signs.
  • Assists physician during delivery, treatment, examination and surgical procedures.
  • Serves as the primary coordinator of all disciplines for well coordinated patient care.
  • Monitors, records and communicates patient condition as appropriate utilizing computerized documentation systems. 
  • Instructs and educates patients and families.
  • Provides age and culturally appropriate care.
  • Orients and mentors new staff members.
  • Follows Standard Precautions using personal protective equipment as required.

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