Registered Nurse Labor and Delivery PRN

Registered Nurse Labor and Delivery PRN Job Description Template

Our company is looking for a Registered Nurse Labor and Delivery PRN to join our team.

Responsibilities:

  • Orients and mentors new staff members;
  • Instructs and educates patients and families;
  • Provides age and culturally appropriate care;
  • Follows Standard Precautions using personal protective equipment as required;
  • Assists physician during delivery, treatment, examination and surgical procedures;
  • Administers prescribed medications and monitors vital signs;
  • Manages the patient’s pain including epidural and patient controlled analgesia administration management;
  • Assesses, plans and evaluates patient care needs including obtaining patient history and assessing for labor risk factors;
  • Carries out physician orders;
  • Monitors, records and communicates patient condition as appropriate utilizing computerized documentation systems;
  • Cares for patients requiring fetal assessment/fetal monitoring;
  • Follows Standard Precautions using personal protective equipment;
  • Serves as the primary coordinator of all disciplines for patient care;
  • Monitors, records and communicates patient condition as appropriate;
  • Carries out physician orders and assesses plans to administer patient care.

Requirements:

  • Customer service abilities including effective listening skills;
  • Current certification as a BLS Healthcare Provider, ACLS, and NRP;
  • Current licensure as an RN;
  • Graduate of an accredited School of Professional Nursing;
  • Critical thinking skills, decisive judgment and the ability to work with minimal supervision in a fast paced environment;
  • Provides safe and appropriate patient care within the Standards of Nursing Practice at Rose Medical Center.