Fertility Nurse (RN) Redondo Beach, California 90277
We are currently seeking an experienced Fertility Nurse (RN) to join our team in Redondo Beach, California. Infertility cycle coordination is REQUIRED.
The ideal candidate will be a self-starter with outstanding patient care skills and proficient in coordinating stimulated IVF and egg freezing cycles.
On a daily basis, you will:
Coordinate egg freezing and stimulated IVF cycles
Assist with intra uterine inseminations and procedures; scrubs and / or circulates during oocyte retrievals, embryo transfers and other procedures as required, including drawing blood.
Assist in ambulatory surgical center with pre, post and intra-operative care as needed
Gather tests results, schedule procedures as indicated by physician, and guide patients throughout their cycle
Attend to needs and comfort of all patients at all times; ensures that patients are treated in a friendly, caring and confidential manner with an emphasis on patient satisfaction
Administer medications and instruct patients and their partners when using medications for ovarian stimulation how to administer subcutaneous and intramuscular injections
Order supplies and ensure that they are always available when needed
Take temperature, pulse, blood pressure and other vital signs, assessing patients’ condition and notifying physician of deviations, reaction to drugs, treatments and significant incidents
Counsel patients as needed in person and follow up calls to promote continuity of care
Respond to emergency situations with competence and composure
Cover on rotational basis after hours on-call duty
Assist with other tasks as requested and needed
In order to be considered for the role, you will have:
Associate or Bachelor degree
Registered nurse license in California
Previous nursing experience with at least 1-3 years in reproductive medicine
CPR certified, ACLS certification preferred
Good Communication Skills