RN Staff Nurse - Family Birth/Labor and Delivery Salmon Creek

Employer
Location
Salmon Creek Medical Ctr campus, Vancouver, WA
Salary
Competitive
Posted
4/19/2018
Closes
4/24/2018
Specialty
OB / GYN, Other
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
 
  RN Staff Nurse - Family Birth/Labor and Delivery Salmon Creek

Responsible for patient care within an assigned department/unit and participates as a member of the health care team in cooperation with and under the direction of the clinical manager or designee as defined by the relevant Standards and Scope of Practice for the Registered Nurse. The RN Staff Nurse assesses, analyzes, plans, implements and evaluates patient care following established patient care standards for Legacy Health System including those for patient assessment and transfer.

Additional information about the Salmon Creek Family Birth Center - Women's Services:

  • Approximately 280-300 deliveries per month
  • We provide care to low risk and high risk patients
  • Level III NICU and resuscitation team in house
  • In-house anesthesia coverage and OB hospitalists
  • 3 Operating Rooms; 3 PACU; 4 triage rooms; 18 labor and delivery beds; 24 postpartum beds
  • Postpartum Care Clinic follow-up after discharge
  • Designated Baby Friendly Facility
  • Inpatient and outpatient lactation services
  • Baby and Me Groups and prenatal education classes
  • Active Shared Governance Committee

  • Job Qualifications:

    Education: As required by licensure. BSN preferred.

    Experience: One year registered nursing experience or completion of either the Legacy Health RN Residency program or a nursing program that is equivalent in content, curriculum and duration. Additional clinical experience requirements may vary dependent upon the specific department in which the position is utilized.

    Three years as a Family Birth Center RN preferred.

    Licensure: Current applicable state RN license required. AHA BLS for Healthcare Providers.

    Knowledge/Skills: Demonstrated ability of positive interpersonal and communication skills with colleagues, patients, families, physicians and the community. Keyboard skills and ability to navigate electronic systems applicable to job functions.

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