Registered Nurse (RN) - L%26D Days

Lafayette LA, Louisiana
Competitive Salary
Jan 13, 2018
Jan 20, 2018
Contract Type

Labor & Delivery Registered Nurse:

Provides direct patient care to labor and delivery patients in a family-centered approach, in accordance with established policies, procedures, and protocols of the healthcare organization, as well as guidelines of professional organizations.

Oversees and directs the care of pregnant women and their families.  Provides care to low-risk, high-risk, and critical-care pregnant women and their families.

Responsible for the care of pregnant patients and their families in Antepartum, intrapartum, and postpartum periods.  In addition, the obstetric RN cares for patients during vaginal and/or cesarean delivry, as well as other Obstetrical surgical procedures.

Serves as the primary nurse leading the collaboration of all disciplines for well-coordinated patient care.

Oversees and directs the care of assistive personnel, maintaining final accountability for the care given to assigned patients.

When the need arises, the employee will perform other duties within the scope of practice as assigned by his or her supervisor.



The Top Reasons Employees love working on this unit:

  1. Great Teamwork
  2. Great Education
  3. Great relationship with our physicians

About this unit:

This unit is a high risk unit, nurses have a great learning experience. 15 bedst; 2 bed triage; 2 bed recovery, and 2 bed OR suite.  RN orientation for a new grad or someone without L&D experience is 13 weeks. 


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About Womens & Childrens Hospital

We dont just deliver babies…. We Deliver Dreams. Womens and Childrens Hospital is Acadianas premier birthing center, one of the largest in the state. Women's & Children's Hospital has been providing specialized healthcare services for women and children for over 30 years. Since its humble beginnings as a birthing hospital, it has since grown to become one of the states leading healthcare institutions dedicated exclusively to the care of women and children. Because of the specialized team of medical professionals, advanced equipment and facilities, Women's & Children's Hospital has become a healthcare referral center for other hospitals and healthcare professionals throughout the Acadiana area. The hospitals multidisciplinary approach ensures that all of its patients receive the best and most thorough care possible 

Come join our team and discover why we are the hospital others in the area turn to when moms, babies and children need us most. When it comes to patient care, we strive to be the healthcare provider of choice.  When it comes to employee care, our goal is to be the employer of choice. 


Benefits for Full Time Employees include:


  • Medical, Dental, & Vision Insurance
  • 401K Plan with employer match
  • Generous Paid Time Off
  • Flexible Spending Account
  • Long Term and Short Term Disability Benefits
  • Direct Deposit
  • Tuition Reimbursement
  • Employee Discounts
  • And more!

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