Community Health Systems RN - Labor & Delivery in Clarksdale, Mississippi


Evaluates assigned patients and plans, implements and documents nursing care. Assists physicians during examinations and procedures. 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 judgment to plan and accomplish goals. Performs a variety of tasks. A wide degree of creativity and latitude is expected. Reports to the Department Manager.


Graduate of an accredited school of nursing. BSN preferred. One (1) year experience in Labor & Delivery nursing preferred.

Current Mississippi state nursing license or compact state licensure and BLS required. ACLS and NRP required (or within 6 months of hire), AWHONN Basic Fetal Monitoring required (or within 90 days of hire), AWHONN Intermediate Fetal Monitoring required (or within one (1) year of hire).

Job: Obstetrics (Labor & Delivery , Maternal Child)

Organization: Merit Health Northwest Mississippi

Location: MS-Clarksdale

Requisition ID: 1746661