Medical/Surgical Department and OB Department
Multiple positions, works various shifts. Utilizes the nursing process to provide and direct quality patient care in various settings: Medical-Surgical., Swing Bed, OB/Nursery, SCU, ER, Outpatient, and Perioperative. Directs and provides patient/family teaching. Provides leadership when working with health team members in maintaining standards for professional nursing practice in the clinical setting. Provides intense nursing care to laboring women and must be able to access labor dystocia, non-reassuring fetal heart rate patterns, or any arising OB related emergencies. Provides education, advice and support to laboring women and support person or people through different therapies, different pain management plans, and individual birth plans. Communicates with physicians accurately and thoroughly. Must be a graduate from an approved Professional Nursing program. Must be a Registered Nurse currently licensed in the State of Iowa. Certification in Basic Life Support is required within 3 months of date of hire. Advanced Cardiac Life Support certification is required within 12 months of date of hire.