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Job Location: Salmon Creek Medical Ctr campus
Department: Womens Svcs
Position Status: Regular Full-Time
Avg Hrs/Wk: 36
Pay Range: USD $38.58/Hr. - USD $56.12/Hr.
FLSA Status: Non-Exempt
Work_Days: Variable schedule, with weekends/holidays
The Legacy nursing philosophy focuses on patients and their families. Our nurses embody this philosophy in everything they do, as advocates, communicators, problem-solvers and caregivers. Their expertise is sought after and respected by our health care team. In short, they are the face of wellness at Legacy. Does this sound like an environment in which you could thrive? If so, we invite you to consider this opportunity.
Responsible for patient care within an assigned department/unit and participates as a member of the health care team in cooperation with and under the direction of the clinical manager or designee as defined by the relevant Standards and Scope of Practice for the Registered Nurse. The RN Staff Nurse assesses, analyzes, plans, implements and evaluates patient care following established patient care standards for Legacy Health System including those for patient assessment and transfer.
- Approximately 280-300 deliveries per month
- Care provided to low risk and high-risk patients
- Level III NICU and resuscitation team in house
- In-house anesthesia coverage and OB hospitalists
- 3 Operating Rooms; 3 PACU; 4 triage rooms; 18 labor and delivery beds; 24 postpartum beds
- Postpartum Care Clinic follow-up after discharge
- Designated Baby Friendly Facility
- Inpatient and outpatient lactation services
- Baby and Me Groups and prenatal education classes
- Active Shared Governance Committee
- Referral center
As required by licensure. BSN preferred.
Experience: One year registered nursing experience or completion of either the Legacy Health RN Residency program or a nursing program that is equivalent in content, curriculum and duration. Additional clinical experience requirements may vary dependent upon the specific department in which the position is utilized.
One year of Labor and Delivery experience preferred.
Knowledge/Skills: Demonstrated ability of positive interpersonal and communication skills with colleagues, patients, families, physicians and the community. Keyboard skills and ability to navigate electronic systems applicable to job functions.
LEGACY'S VALUES IN ACTION:
Follows guidelines set forth in Legacy's Values in Action.
Equal Opportunity Employer/Vet/Disabled