The Registered Nurse Postpartum will work under the direction of the Medical Staff pursuant to the objectives of the hospital. In collaboration with other health team members follows the philosophy policies and goals of the facility and department.
Will be involved in direct and indirect patient care and provide direction to licensed vocational nurses (LVNs) and other non-licensed nursing personnel in providing direct patient care. Responsible for professional nursing care and related assistance to patients with a broad range of illnesses.
Facility is a small unit supporting couplet care. Lactation Consultants are available seven days a week to encourage and support breast-feeding. All nurses are NRP certified and actively involved in patient education.
Requirements: (1) Graduation from an accredited school of nursing (2) Completion of or actively pursuing a BSN Degree (3) Previous exp. in clinical nursing and post partum nursing experience; computer skills. (4) Licensed by the state (or eligible) (5) Current Certification as BLS Healthcare Provider