RN Obstetrics Part-time
At Steward Health Care System, we are committed to improving the health of our communities by delivering exceptional, personalized care with dignity, compassion and respect. Our continued focus on the patient experience informs our caregivers in how to provide care that is respectful of and responsive to individual patient and family preferences, needs and values.
We dedicate ourselves in the communities we serve to delivering affordable health care to all and being responsible partners. No matter what your role, as a member of the Steward family, you are a specialist in the making every patient and family feel right at home, every co-worker a key to our success, and every referring practice, a team of prized colleagues.
In support of this, we commit ourselves to the following values:
The RN coordinates age specific care for assigned patients according to the Standards of Patient Care and the Nurse Practice Act.
Prioritizes tasks and collaborates well withh others in department to maintain and continue flow of care in each area. Consistently performs bedside shift report at the patient's bedside and engages patient and family.
Delegates specific responsibilities and tasks to members of the patient care team as appropriate and in accordance with scope of practice; retains accountability for outcomes of care delivery. Responds to patient call lights. Actively rounds every hour during day and ever 2 hours at night.
Consistently demonstrates clinical competency in Obstetrical/Neonatal/Gynecological nursing.
Provides health education to the patients and significant others relevant to plan of care, preparation for intervention, community services, and self-care after discharge.
Demonstrates competency in fetal monitoring, use of equipment, interpretation of tracings, and appropriate interventions based on interpretations. Reports information to physician in a timely manner.
Requirements: Current Pennsylvania RN license, NRP within 6 months, BLS, clearances as required by law. BSN, ACLS and one year experience preferred.