Community Health Systems RN/GN (U) - Nursery #2135 - 0.5 PTB E/W/C in Wilkes Barre, Pennsylvania


The Obstetrical Registered Nurse/Graduate Nurse consistently performs his/her duties demonstrating an understanding of the essential job functions as reflected in the Obstetrical Registered Nurse/Graduate Nurse job description, department and hospital policies, and regulatory guidelines. Provide direct professional nursing care for assigned patients while maintaining a safe patient care environment. Responsible for directing and coordinating all nursing care based on established clinical nursing practices. Promote the health and well-being of the patient and significant other through the care continuum utilizing the nursing process.

The Graduate Nurse will work providing patient care under the direct supervision of a Registered Nurse at all times. The Graduate Nurse will not assume charge responsibilities.


Graduate of an accredited school of professional nursing.

Current PA Practice Permit/ Registered Nurse license

BLS required and NALS required, must be completed prior to end of orientation period; ACLS may be required

STABLE course may be required.

Organizational skills, clinical expertise, teach./instruct, clerical accuracy, communication skills, listening abilities, independent thinking/sound judgment; ability to deal with stress, able to react to emergency and crisis situations, committed to quality of care.

Job: Obstetrics (Labor & Delivery , Maternal Child)

Organization: Wilkes-Barre General Hospital

Location: PA-Wilkes Barre

Requisition ID: 1824693