Community Health Systems L&D Registered Nurse (PRN) in Cedar Park, Texas

Description:

Cedar Park Regional Medical Centeris your community healthcare provider. With more than 600healthcare professionals strong, our facility offers complete inpatient,outpatient, surgical and emergency care. In addition to an onsite Level IINeonatal Intensive Care Unit, we are a Level IV Trauma designated facility andare a Bariatric Center of Excellence.

DepartmentDescription

Our labor and delivery staff havespecialized experience in childbirth support and newborn care. The L&D unitis composed of 6 labor rooms, 2 ante partum rooms, 18 postpartum rooms and 3triage beds. We are equipped with an onsite NICU and have a certified lactationconsultant on-staff to assist when needed.

We are seeking an experienced L&DRegistered Nurse for a PRN position.

Position Description

  • Evaluates assigned patients and plans, implements and documents nursing care

  • conducting initial and ongoing assessment of the patient and family

  • Patient care may include antepartum, intrapartum, and postpartum stage

  • Assists with amniocentesis, versions, vaginal deliveries, vacuum extractions, forcep deliveries and circulate for cesarean sections

  • Performs various patient tests and administers medications within the scope of practice of the registered nurse

  • Promotes patients' independence by establishing patient care goals and teaching patients and families to understand conditions, medications, and self-care skills

  • Relies on experience and sound judgment to plan and accomplish goals

  • Performs a variety of tasks with a wide degree of creativity and latitude

Qualifications

  • Minimum of anAssociate s Degree in Nursing (ADN) from an accredited RN program. Bachelor sDegree in Nursing (BSN) preferred

  • Minimum 2 years oflabor and delivery experience required

  • Current license as aRegistered Nurse in Texas

  • American HeartAssociation approved course in Basic Life Support (BLS) required uponhire. Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) and Neonatal Resuscitation program(NRP) required within 90 days of hire

  • Completion of AWHONN'sIntermediate and Advanced Fetal Monitoring course

  • Ability to circulate asneeded

What We Offer

  • Competitive Pay ShiftDifferentials

  • Matching 401(k)

  • Clinical Ladder Program

  • Employee Referral BonusProgram

  • Opportunities forcareer advancement

  • Rewards and recognitionprograms

  • Additional perks anddiscounts

Job: Obstetrics (Labor & Delivery , Maternal Child)

Organization: Cedar Park Regional Medical Center

Location: TX-Cedar Park

Requisition ID: 1742063