HCA, Hospital Corporation of America Registered Nurse (RN) Labor & Delivery NIGHTS in Fort Worth, Texas
Medical Center Alliance RN - Registered Nurse - Labor & Delivery - L&D FULL TIME NIGHTS
Conveniently located on the east side of I-35W, near the intersection of U.S. 81 and 287, Medical Center Alliance will serve families from Fort Worth, Keller, Haslet, and surrounding communities. As a part of the Medical City-HCA network of hospitals and specialists, patients are ensured access to the best specialist and latest innovations
Work Schedule: NIGHTS Full-time 7p-7a, rotating weekends
Position Summary and Job Responsibilities:
The Labor and Delivery RN provides direct nursing care in accordance with established policies, procedures and protocols of the healthcare organization. The tasks and responsibilities include: * Assesses, plans and evaluates patient care needs including obtaining patient history and assessing for labor risk factors. * Carries out physician orders. * Cares for patients requiring fetal assessment/fetal monitoring. * Manages the patient's pain including epidural and patient controlled analgesia administration management. * Administers prescribed medications and monitors vital signs. * Assists physician during delivery, treatment, examination and surgical procedures. * Serves as the primary coordinator of all disciplines for well coordinated patient care. * Monitors, records and communicates patient condition as appropriate utilizing computerized documentation systems. * Instructs and educates patients and families. * Provides age and culturally appropriate care. * Orients and mentors new staff members. * Follows Standard Precautions using personal protective equipment as required.
Required Job Qualifications: * Current Texas licensure as an RN or valid TX License. * Current certification as a BLS Healthcare Provider * NRP required within 90 days * ACLS required within 90 days * At least 2 years of recent or current Labor and Delivery experience. * Graduate of an accredited school of professional nursing.
Title: Registered Nurse (RN) Labor & Delivery NIGHTS
Location: Texas-Fort Worth-Medical Center Alliance
Requisition ID: 25121-83481