HCA, Hospital Corporation of America Registered Nurse RN - Labor & Delivery 7p in Lewisville, Texas
Work Schedule: Full-time Night Shift (7p to 7a)
The Medical Center of Lewisville is focused on providing high-quality care to our community. As aMagnet® recognized facility, we are a leader in the DFW market for quality metrics, and Nursing satisfaction performance according to the National Database of Nursing Quality Indictors.
Through our many well established professional practice councils and shared leadership model,The Medical Center of Lewisville is committed to listening to ournursing voice ; which drives outcomes and impacts practice environments using evidence-based research.
We take/pride/in being able to support our Nurses through:
· Career enhancement reward systems
· Tuition reimbursement to advance nursing education
· Assistance with obtaining professional nursing certifications
· Professional Nursing library and relaxation room
Come join a team where Nurses say:
/ “It’s very much like family here. Everyone is friendly and gets to know one another. We take pride in the fact we have such a friendly culture while still being able to deliver exceptional care that rivals larger organizations.” /
Position Summary & Responsibilities:
TheRN – L&D - Labor and Delivery Registered Nurse provides direct nursing care in accordance with established policies, procedures and protocols of the healthcare organization. The tasks and responsibilities include:
Assesses, plans and evaluates patient care needs including obtaining patient history and assessing for labor risk factors
Carries out physician orders
Cares for patients requiring fetal assessment/fetal monitoring
Manages the patient's pain including epidural and patient controlled analgesia administration management
Administers prescribed medications and monitors vital signs
Assists physician during delivery, treatment, examination and surgical procedures
Serves as the primary coordinator of all disciplines for well-coordinated patient care
Monitors, records and communicates patient condition as appropriate utilizing computerized documentation systems
Instructs and educates patients and families
Provides age and culturally appropriate care
Orients and mentors new staff members
Follows Standard Precautions using personal protective equipment as required
Current licensure as an RN.
Current certification as a BLS Healthcare Provider and NRP.
ACLS certification within 6 months of hire.
AWHONN Fetal Monitor training within 6 months of hire
Graduate of an accredited school of professional nursing.
Associates Degree in Nursing required. Enroll in BSN program after 6 months of hire and obtain in 36 months
At least 2 years of nursing experience, and 1 year of Labor and Delivery Nursing experience preferred
Title: Registered Nurse RN - Labor & Delivery 7p
Location: Texas-Lewisville-Medical Center of Lewisville - Lewisville
Requisition ID: 00950-83029