Coordinates professional nursing care within the Labor and Delivery unit; coordinates care planning with other disciplines; maintains standards of professional practice.
Graduate of an accredited school of nursing
2 years previous clinical experience in L&D and OB nursing
Previous experience in nursery
Current California RN license; NRP (Neonatal resuscitation program)
Annual Attendance at job related workshop/conference.
Attend a fetal monitoring workshop/certification class every 2 years.
Must take and successfully complete the Nat'l League of NSG Med Admin exam during probationary period.
Frequently lifts, positions, pushes and/or transfers patients
Occasional reaching stooping, bending, kneeling, crouching
Contact with patients under a wide variety of circumstances
Exposed to unpleasant elements (accidents, injuries and illness)
Handles emergency or crisis situations
May be exposed to infections and contagious diseases
May perform emergency care
Occasional pressure due to multiple call in inquiries
Occasionally subjected to irregular hours
Subject to varying and unpredictable situations
OSHA Risk Category I (High Risk)