Position : Obstetrics Nurse
Demonstrates strong organizational and interpersonal skills.
Demonstrates effective written and oral communication skills.
Demonstrates a high regard for confidentiality.
Demonstrates the capability of making rapid and clinically accurate decisions based on evidence based practice.
Demonstrates flexibility, tact and the ability to perform both independently and as a team member.
For Registered Nurses with less than five (5) years work experience as an RN, a BSN degree is required or enrollment in a BSN program within 12
BSN degree completed within 4 years of hire date is required. For Registered Nurses with more than 5 years of work experience as an RN in an
acute/inpatient capacity, a BSN degree is not required.
Pennsylvania Registered Nurse license in good standing required.
BLS, NRP, STABLE certification required.
Completes assessments as established by scope of practice and unit standards.
Addresses physical, psychological, social, cultural, and spiritual needs of patient and family throughout the continuum of care.
Formulates, coordinates, and provides plan of care as established in unit standards including, patient and family education, family needs and discharge planning throughout hospitalization with members of the interdisciplinary team.
Provides direct patient care including, treatments, medications, and diagnostic studies according to policy and procedure.
Evaluates effectiveness of nursing interventions and revises plan of care based upon patient response to interventions.
Initiates collaboration with physicians, ancillary personnel, and other interdisciplinary team members and acts to proactively resolve and facilitate patient needs.
Problem solves, troubleshoots and takes corrective measures in the care and handling of equipment.
Participates in unit-based decision-making regarding the utilization of evidence- based practice.
Actively participates as a team member working toward team goals of the unit and organization and is accountable for unit and system specific metrics.
Actively participates in patient quality and safety education programs and other activities designed to improve departmental and organizational quality and safety.
Graduate from Specialty Training Program-Nursing (Required)
Certification(s) and License(s):
Basic Life Support Certification - American Heart Association (AHA), Licensed Registered Nurse (Pennsylvania) - RN_State of Pennsylvania