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Registered Nurse- Labor and Delivery (5871)

Company: Nacogdoches County Hospital
Location: Nacogdoches
Posted on: May 3, 2021

Job Description:

Graduate of an accredited School of Nursing. Emergency trained preferred, completion of Departmental/Divisional orientation program. Current Registered Nurse licensure/interim work permit from the Texas State Board of Nurse Examiners; current CPR; ability to obtain ACLS, TNCC and ENPC or PALS within 12 months of employment.

Knowledge of age appropriate assessments, growth and development, medication administration and possible side effects, appropriate intervention based on assessment, established protocols for Labor and Delivery Unit, management of patients with high risk factor, and policy and procedures for standards of nursing care.

Skilled in physical assessments, medication administration, adult and neonatal rash cart and emergency procedures, assessment of psycho-social needs, technical skills as outlined in nursing procedures, assessing patient's/S.O. or parent's learning needs, and application of fetal scalp electrodes.

Ability to implement standards of care, activate and individualize nursing care plans, review and update care plans per Hospital policy. Integrate nursing plan with the medical plan of care. Perform ongoing evaluation of the effectiveness of care, R/T, medications, comfort measures, patient responses to procedures. Assist physicians with procedures with minimal guidance, understands functioning and provides appropriate utilization of equipment. Effectively lead the members of the health care team, use interdisciplinary approach with other Departments. Involve family in patient care and teaching/discharge planning. Recognize need for social service/protective service consults and follow through appropriately. Maintains working knowledge of unit structure, policies and procedures. Locates and uses the Unit/Department of Nursing standards manual. Maintains at least six (6) to twelve (12) hours continuing education in clinical specialty. Adheres to all Unit/Department safety policies. Completes and maintains Neonatal Advanced Life Support certification. Assists in monitoring Quality Improvement.

Job Summary

Performs a variety of professional nursing functions in assigned Nursing Division. To administer quality nursing care to patients in accordance with established nursing standards practice. To administer professional nursing care utilizing the nursing process.

Keywords: Nacogdoches County Hospital, Longview , Registered Nurse- Labor and Delivery (5871), Other , Nacogdoches, Texas

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