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Registered Nurse (RN) - Labor & Delivery (L&D)

Company:
Entourage Consulting LLC
Location:
Houston, Texas, United States
Posted:
October 12, 2018

Description:

Entourage is accepting resumes for this excellent role. Please send your resume information to us.

Job Summary:

Serves patients - adolescent and adults, ages 12 -54 with a variety of socioeconomic and cultural backgrounds.

Specific Tasks:

• You shall assess and manage laboring woman’s physical condition/parameters and progress through the labor and delivery, including significant other in the process.

• You shall assess fetal well-being by means of electronic fetal monitoring and other standard parameters.

• Immediate stabilization of the neonate.

• Maternal recovery after delivery (vaginal or cesarean section).

• You shall assume circulating role for vaginal or cesarean section delivery.

• You shall assess for and in collaboration with medical staff, stabilizes and evaluates effectiveness of interventions for obstetrical/medical complications such as:

Pre-term Premature Rupture of Membranes (PPROM)

Pre-term Labor (PTL)

Pregnancy Induced Hypertension (PIH)

Hemolysis Elevated Liver Enzymes and Low Platelets (HELLP)

Diabetes

Placenta Previa

Placental Abruption

• You shall initiate parent infant bonding promoting a baby-friendly environment.

• You shall assess learning needs and teaches patient and family.

Experience:

You shall have one-year experience in high risk L&D.

License/Registration/Certification:

• Current RN permit or licensure issued by the Board of Nurse Examiners of the State of Texas to practice professional nursing.

• Current American Heart Association Healthcare Provider certification required.

• Current NRP certification required.

Education/Training:

• Completion of an accredited school of nursing program resulting in an Associate Degree, Diploma or Baccalaureate degree in nursing.

• Electronic Fetal Monitoring education annually.

Skills:

• Technical, clerical, critical thinking and interpersonal skills relevant to total patient care/area in order to safely and efficiently treat patients.

• Good verbal and written communication skills necessary in order to be clearly and easily understood by patients, families and members of the Health Care team.

• Writes/prints legibly in order to document accurately and understandably, and to provide direction to support staff and others.

• Demonstrates a pleasant, helpful and caring demeanor in order to be an effective patient advocate.