Provides nursing care for patients in the Labor and Delivery Unit and Post Partum Unit (Women s Services). Documents care given and provides leadership and guidance for subordinates.
Must have Registered Nurse license in the State of Texas. BLS/CPR Required. Preferred fetal monitoring. ACLS and NRP required within six months of hire. AWHONN basic course completed by the end of nursing orientation and AWHONN intermediate completed by 3 to 6 months of L&D start. AWHONN advanced completed 18-24 months after L&D start. Maintain Intermediate or Advance AWHONN every 2 years. Provide care appropriate to the age of the patient served. Graduate of a state approved school of professional nursing practice. Must take and pass pre-employment assessment.