HCA, Hospital Corporation of America Registered Nurse (RN) Labor Delivery (L&D) FT/Nights in Snellville, Georgia

Eastside Medical Center– Snellville, GA

Registered Nurse (RN) – Labor & Delivery

Eastside is a 310-bed, full-service, acute care medical center with nearly 1,200 employees and 450 affiliated physicians. The hospital is fully accredited by The Joint Commission. Eastside Medical Center has been a leader for 31 years in a wide range of state of the art healthcare, including emergency services, neurosurgery, orthopaedics, women’s services, neurosciences, oncology, cardiology and behavioral health.

Eastside Medical Center is currently looking for a Registered Nurse (RN) – Labor & Delivery. FT/Nights.

Responsibilities:

  • Performs duties in accordance with unit specific standards of care and evidence by documentation, observation and competencies.

  • Assessment completed within time frame appropriate to population served, each shift and as needed by patient condition.

  • Nursing Plan of Care is developed to meet individual patient needs according to nursing standards of care/practice for population served.

  • Plan is updated with any change in patient condition.

  • Formulates and takes nursing actions to implement plan of care: records actions and patient response.

  • Patient/Family involvement is indicated on plan of care if appropriate.

  • Patient teaching is planned and implemented.

  • Delivers care with respect to the individuals spiritual and cultural needs.

  • Changes in patient’s physiological and behavioral status are recognized, documented as they occur.

  • Adverse response to care or treatment is recognized, documented and reported to the physician.

  • Hand Off Communication occurs at shift change, between departments, upon transfer and discharge.

  • Provides patient education and documentation of understanding regarding tests, procedures, equipment and medications.

  • Manages pain through assessment (with appropriate pain scale) intervention, re-assessment within appropriate time period.

  • Implements orders in timely manner.

  • Meets physical and psychosocial needs for an assigned group of patients.

  • Patient care is prioritized and delegated based on patient needs.

  • Provides patient care with consideration of professional ethics. Utilizes hospital ethics’ policies appropriately.

  • Maintains responsibility for patients assigned to LPNs or Nurse Technicians (directs their activities within their scope of practice.

  • Delivers care in a safe and effective manner.

  • Delivers medication according to policy; Scans and performs Medication Reconciliation.

  • Follows policies and procedures regarding safety and precautions, uses all safety devices and processes.

  • Ensures accuracy in scanning and documentation of meds

  • Participates in process improvement activity standards.

  • Maintains patient/employee confidentiality and privacy; HIPAA.

Qualifications: * Current Georgia RN license

  • Graduate of an accredited school of nursing

  • BLS – American Heart Association

  • ACLS (required within 60 days of hire)

  • NRP (required within 6 months of hire)

  • AWHONN (Introductory: within 3 months of hire. Intermediate: within 6-9 months of hire. Advanced: after 2 years of employment)

  • Good communication skills

  • Good computer skills

Job: *Nursing - Professional

Title: Registered Nurse (RN) Labor Delivery (L&D) FT/Nights

Location: Georgia-Snellville-Eastside Medical Center - Snellville

Requisition ID: 08621-11262