HCA, Hospital Corporation of America Registered Nurse Labor and Delivery in Arlington, Texas

Medical City Arlington Registered Nurse (RN) Labor and Delivery (L&D) Full Time (FT) Days (7a-7p)


MCA is a 340 bed, acute care hospital located in South Arlington. MCA is accredited by The Joint Commission and is designated as the Official Hospital of the Texas Rangers. Representing more than 40 areas of specialized care, MCA provides a complete lineup of award-winning healthcare services.

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Women's Service: * Over 4,300 deliveries each year in the dedicated women's tower. * Newly renovated 29-bed antepartum and gynecologic surgery unit. * Level III Neonatal Intensive Care Unit with 24/7 Neonatologists. * Fetal Diagnostic Center - OB Emergency Department. * Maternal Fetal Medicine Program. * Childbirth Education Classes. * Lactation Consultants. * Gynecologic Robotic Surgery.

Position Summary and Job Responsibilities:

The L&D RN provides direct nursing care in accordance with established policies, procedures and protocols of the healthcare organization. The tasks and responsibilities include: * Assesses, plans and evaluates patient care needs. * Carries out physician orders. * Administers prescribed medications, changes dressings, and monitors vital signs. * Serves as the primary coordinator of all disciplines for well-coordinated patient care. * Monitors, records and communicates patient condition as appropriate utilizing computerized documentation systems. * Instructs and educates patients and families. * Assesses and coordinates patient's discharge planning needs with members of the healthcare team. * Provides age and culturally appropriate care. * Orients and mentors new staff members. * Follows Standard Precautions using personal protective equipment as required.


Job Qualifications: * Current Texas licensure as an RN. Compact license is accepted. * Current certification as a BLS and ACLS Healthcare Provider and NRP by the American Heart Association. * One Year of previous nursing experience in L&D. * Additional experience in area of specialty preferred. * Graduate of an accredited school of professional nursing. * Customer service abilities including effective listening skills. * Strongly prefer basic computer skills to process order entry and retrieve data * Critical thinking skills, decisive judgment and the ability to work with minimal supervision in a fast paced environment.

Job: *Nursing - Professional

Title: Registered Nurse Labor and Delivery

Location: Texas-Arlington-Medical City Arlington

Requisition ID: 00015-103184