Registered Nurse - Mother-Baby and Antepartum - Greenville, NC

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916710

Vidant Medical Center

Full Time

Regular

Summary

About James and Connie Maynard Children's Hospital

The James and Connie Maynard Children's Hospital at Vidant Medical Center offers 197 beds and bassinets and an array of specialized services unequaled in eastern North Carolina. Our patient-and-family-centered care philosophy is more than a mantra; it's the guiding force of our efforts and has been for nearly 30 years. It is expressed in tangible ways throughout our recent 78,000-square-foot expansion.

Geographics:

40 Beds with 28 Mother/Baby and 12 for Antepartum.

Primary Population:

  • Obstetrics-These are usually postpartum patients, some low-risk not continuously fetal monitored patients, and occasionally gyn patients.
  • Antepartum- These are intermediate beds with continuously fetal monitor capable rooms for high risk antepartum with diagnosis such as PROM, previas, mild pre-eclampsia, etc.  These patients can stay from a few days to months for fetal monitoring and maternal well-being.

Staffing/Scheduling:

  • Obstetrics RN ratio 1:6 (usually 3 couplets).    
  • Antepartum RN ratio 1:3-4 (depending on acuity and patient monitoring status).
  • 1 Charge nurse without assignment with both areas together as one.
  • Self-scheduling with departmental guidelines.

Message from the manager:

1 West Mother/Baby-Antepartum Unit is a challenging, fast-paced environment with lots of learning opportunities for Women’s Health.  We are a great team that believes work should be enjoyable with our patients being treated as you and your family would want to be treated.  We are proud to support our patients’ breastfeeding in our “Baby Friendly” environment.  Please join us if you are hardworking, dedicated, and ready to be challenged in Mother/Baby and Antepartum!

Minimum Requirements

  • Current RN licensure in the state of North Carolina or temporary North Carolina licensure or meet requirements to hold RN licensure in a compact state.
  • Current BCLS (Basic Cardiac Life Support) required.
  • ACLS (Advanced Cardiac Life Support) may be required depending on unit requirement

Preferred Requirements

  • Experience with High Risk Antepartum/Deliveries

Other Information

  • This position is for straight night shifts.

 

General Statement

It is the goal of Vidant Health and its entities to employ the most qualified individual who best matches the requirements for the vacant position.

Offers of employment are subject to successful completion of all pre-employment screenings, which may include an occupational health screening, criminal record check, education, reference, and licensure verification.

We value diversity and are proud to be an equal opportunity employer.   Decisions of employment are made based on business needs, job requirements and applicant’s qualifications without regard to race, color, religion, gender, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, genetic information and testing, family and medical leave, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression or any other status protected by law. We prohibit retaliation against individuals who bring forth any complaint, orally or in writing, to the employer, or against any individuals who assist or participate in the investigation of any complaint.

 

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