Registered Nurse - Maternity Suites
Department: Maternity Services
Schedule: Full Time Weekend Option
Salary Range: $21.47- $35.00
JOB SUMMARY: Provides direct and indirect care in the acute care setting.
Provides care that reflects initiative, flexibility, and responsibility. Determines priorities
of care based on physicaland psychosocial needs. Communicates with
physicians/nurse manager/co-workers, asappropriate, about changes in patient''s
status, symptomatology, and results of diagnostic studies. Is able to respond quickly
and accurately to changes in condition or response to treatment. Is able to perform
general nursing duties in all departments with appropriate supervision.
SUPERVISES: Accountable for directing and supervising patient care and nursing
tasks performed by theNurse Aide I, Nurse Aide II, Unit Secretary, Licensed Practical
Nurse, Operating Room Techs, Hospital Volunteers, and other support personnel.
Directs and supervises registered nurses when assuming the rule of unit
coordinator/charge nurse/team leader or preceptor.
QUALIFICATIONS: Knowledge and Skills: Graduate of approved school of nursing;
Bachelor of Science in nursing preferred,Associate Degree or Diploma in nursing
required. Current licensure as Registered Nurse inNorth Carolina. Current BCLS
required; specialty certification preferred. Ability to read and communicate effectively in
English required. Additional languages preferred.
EXPERIENCE: Six months to one year''s experience as an RN required. Six plus
months or Labor and Delivery experience preferred; basiccomputer knowledge