Community Health Systems RN, Labor & Delivery Night Shift** in St. Petersburg, Florida
LABOR & DELIVERY NURSES (RN) – BAYFRONT BABY PLACE NIGHT SHIFT
Bayfront Baby Place is seeking experienced RNs to join our busy team on the overnight shift.
If you are passionate about Women s Health and experienced with acute care patients, please submit your resume for our Labor & Delivery RN opportunities supporting Antepartum, Intrapartum and Post Partum care.
A state-approved level III regional perinatal intensive care center (RPICC), Bayfront Baby Place is one of only 11 in the state of Florida. Perinatologists who specialize in high-risk births with neonatologists specializing in high-risk infants together offer patients some of the finest, most experienced care in the country delivering over 4000 babies per year .
Located on the 3rd floor of Johns Hopkins Hospital, and part of Bayfront Health Trauma Center, Bayfront Baby Place has resources that you will be proud of:
13 spacious Labor & Delivery rooms
8 bed triage
10 bed prep/PACU
4 surgical suites
14 bed Antepartum
Comprehensive orientation period with Preceptor, Peer/Buddy assignment, modular and classroom clinical education, on-going opportunities for continuing education credit
Excellent teamwork and supportive environment; compassion and care throughout the organization
Fast paced, dynamic and ever changing workload, patient demographic, and clinical experiences
Dedicated Patient Care Technicians to support our Nurses, Mothers and families
Working as part of a Teaching Hospital with OB Resident Physicians and Resident Nurses
Key Responsibilities: Labor and delivery nursing combines elements of critical care, operating room, emergency department and pediatric nursing. If you want to work in labor and delivery, you need to think quickly on your feet, work well with families, coordinate information with medical staffers and enjoy the thrill of watching a new life come into the world.
Emergencies happen quickly in labor and delivery, and labor and delivery nurses spend long hours on their feet, helping their patients through labor or assisting with deliveries or cesarean sections.
The nurse must be able to recognize complications and act quickly in order to stabilize the situation and communicate with the patient, the patient s family, and the appropriate physicians and specialists in order to ensure a safe and healthy delivery.
Providing support for the mother during labor
Monitoring the fetal heart rate, and mother s vital signs
Measuring the strength and timing of contractions
Administering medications and performing diagnostic tests
Consulting with physicians and other members of the care team
Assisting with inducing labor
Coaching the mother during delivery
Identifying and assisting with complications
Assisting with various procedures, including Cesarean sections
Monitoring and performing tests on newborns
Providing education and support to mothers and families after delivery
Graduate of CCNE or NLNAC Accredited School of Nursing
ASN Required, BSN Preferred
Current State of Florida RN License
ACLS, NRP and EFM Preferred
One year plus acute care experience
Job: Nursing Services
Organization: Bayfront Health St. Petersburg
Location: FL-St. Petersburg
Requisition ID: 1824042