Is accountable for consistent, safe, high quality care of all laboring patients assigned from admission to post delivery. Is familiar with vaginal and C-section births, fetal monitoring and provide care for patients who receive various types of anesthesia. Will demonstrate expertise in providing care for patient during PACU period as well as newborn care first two hours of life.
Graduate of an accredited school of Professional Nursing
Must have a minimum of an ADN
RN with current licensure or RN with temporary permit to practice from the Board of Nurse Examiners for the State of Texas
TNCC (Trauma Nursing Core Course) certification required; must be received within one year of employment if not already certified.
NIHSS (National Institute of Health Stroke Scale) certification required; must be received within 3 months of employment if not already certified.
Current BCLS certification
Current ACLS certification
Current NRP certification
Minimum of 2 year acute care experience as a licensed RN
Must successfully complete designated fetal monitoring course