Experienced Registered Nurse (RN) Mother/Baby, PRN/Supp (Nights)

Location
Glen Burnie, MD
Salary
Competitive
Posted
Jan 11, 2018
Closes
Feb 10, 2018
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
What You Will Do:

University of Maryland Medical System at Baltimore Washington Medical Center is seeking an Experienced Registered Nurse to join the Mother Baby Unit Nursing team!
**PRN/Supplemental/Per Diem

The Mother Baby Unit (MBU) consists of 18 private post partum rooms. MBU provides complete care and rooming in for newborns in bassinets. The average daily census is six couplets. The unit is staffed 24 hours a day, seven days a week. Average length of stay is two days for vaginal deliveries, three to four days for C-section patients, and varying length of stay for antepartum patients.

The major diagnoses represented by this patient population incudes:
  • Vaginal delivery or Cesarean section, formula feeding, breastfeeding or patients with intentions of breastfeeding.
  • Pregnancy complications, such as hypertension, diabetes, cardiac issues, pre-term labor, premature rupture of membranes, trauma during pregnancy, PIH, and hyperemesis.
  • Neonatal problems, such as uncomplicated sepsis, substance abuse exposure, hyperbilirubinemia are major diagnosis and the near-term infant population (35-37 weeks).

What You Need to Be Successful:
  • Graduation from an accredited nursing education program approved by the Board of Nursing or found by the Board to be substantially equivalent to the programs in Maryland.
  • Currently licensed as an RN in the state of Maryland. Successful completion of a refresher course within past 6 months if nursing practice has not occurred within the past 5 years.
  • BLS certification from AHA and NRP required

We are an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, race, color, religion, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, age, or any other characteristic protected by law.

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