RN - Labor & Delivery / Saint Thomas Midtown Hospital / PRN Rotating

Location
Saint Thomas, TN, Nashville, TN
Salary
Competitive
Posted
Feb 03, 2018
Closes
Mar 03, 2018
Specialty
OB / GYN, Other
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Job ID: 219217

RN - Labor & Delivery / Saint Thomas Midtown Hospital / PRN Rotating

Nashville, Tennessee

Regular
/
Rotating

Additional Job Information

Title: RN - Labor & Delivery

City, State:  Nashville,TN

Location:  Saint Thomas Midtown Hospital

Department:   Labor and Delivery

Additional Job Details:  PRN Rotating

Job Description

Job Summary:

Provides direct patient care to labor and delivery patients in accordance with established policies, procedures and protocols of the healthcare organization.

Responsibilities:

  • Prioritizes the nursing assessment and intervention by determining the patient's immediate condition or needs. Implements and monitors patient care plans.

  • Monitors and records vital signs and indicia of labor for mother and child during labor and delivery. Communicates condition as appropriate.

  • Notes and carries out physician orders, including administration of medications/interventions as prescribed, and evaluates progress.

  • Assesses learning needs of patient and family and provides education based on age, culture and willingness to learn.

  • Contribute to Mission effectiveness by promoting the spirit embodied with the Mission Statement: A. Service to the poor - Support the cause of those who lack resources for a reasonable quality of life.B. Reverence - Respect and compassion for the dignity and diversity of life.C. Integrity - Inspiring trust through personal leadership.D. Wisdom - Integrating excellence and stewardship.E. Creativity - Courageous Innovation.F. Dedication - Affirming hope and joy in our ministry.

  • Assesses and coordinates discharge planning needs with patient, family, and members of the healthcare team.

  • Assesses the physical and psychological status of patients, provides interventions/treatments and evaluates effectiveness of care to achieve desired patient outcomes.

  • Evaluates learning needs of patient and family and provides age-specific and culturally appropriate education. All other duties as assigned.

Qualifications

Licenses/Certifications/Registration:

  • Required Credential(s):

    • BLS Provider credentialed from the American Heart Association (AHA) obtained prior to hire date or job transfer date. 

    • Basic Certification specializing in Neonatal Resuscitation credentialed from the American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) obtained within 6 Months (180 days) of hire date or job transfer date. 

    • One or more of the following:
      • Licensed Registered Nurse credentialed from the Tennessee Board of Nursing or current home state license for multi-state license recognition "Compact State" obtained prior to hire date or job transfer date. 

Education:
  • Diploma 
    • Graduate from an accredited school of professional nursing High risk obstetric course required within twelve (12) months

Work Experience:
  • Clinical nursing experience within the past five (5) years preferred.

How To Apply

For questions or assistance with completing the online application, please contact Ascension candidate care at 855-778-6037.

Equal Employment Opportunity

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