Registered Nurse (RN)
Labor and Delivery
PRN Night 6:45P-7:15A .001 FTE
Palms West Hospital, we are Our state-of-the-art, 204-bed facility offers top-quality care in every category from preventative programs to elective, major and emergency surgery. What truly differentiates Palms West from the rest, are our people, a team of dedicated healthcare professionals who understand that a hospital stay can be an especially trying period for a family and who do everything they can to make the experience less stressful. Palms West has established a position of medical leadership by listening to the needs of people in our community and responding with compassionate, quality health care and innovative new services that meet those needs.
Palms West is a member of the nation’s leading provider of healthcare services, Hospital Corporation of America. Historically HCA has been named one of Ethisphere’s World’s Most Ethical Companies. Join our tradition of excellence !
We offer you an excellent total compensation package, including competitive salary, excellent benefit package and growth opportunities. We believe in our team and your ability to do excellent work with us. Your benefits include 401k, PTO, medical, dental, flex spending, life, disability, tuition reimbursement, employee discount program, and employee stock purchase program.
Provides professional nursing care within the Labor and Delivery Department
coordinates care planning with other disciplines. Provides care that meets the psychosocial, physical and general aspects of care. Treatment of Labor and Delivery patients. Assesses and recognizes reassuring and nonreassuring Fetal Heart Rate patterns. Reports pertinent changes to charge nurse and/or physician as appropriate. Accurately assesses the patient during the fourth stage of labor according to unit standards to minimize complications. Accurately assesses, monitors and identifies side effects of regional anesthesia administered during labor and intervenes appropriately. Accurately completes initial assessment of the post surgical patient immediately upon admission to PAC and reassesses during recovery period of LOC. Accurately assesses patients prior to discharge from PAC
Initiates and accurately completes admission assessment of the neonate immediately after birth
• Licensed Registered Nurse in the state of Florida or Recognized Compact Licensure (subject to Florida State Licensing Requirements, including/not limited to ongoing eligibility and duration provisions).
• Current ACLS Certification.
• Current NRP Certification.
• Ability to communicate effectively in English, both verbally and in writing.
• Additional languages preferred.
• Basic computer knowledge.
• One year (1) year of Labor and Delivery Nursing experience preferred.