Consider a Labor & Delivery nursing Career at PeaceHealth! From waterbirth to high risk services, Peacehealth Southwest Medical Center in Vancouver, Washington, offers the complete spectrum for birth, while you work in a team that cares like family! In our 40 LDRP Birth Center, we currently have a full-time night shift positions available, working 3 – 12 hour shifts each week. In this role, you will have the support of a collaborative team includinglaborists and 24/7 CRNA coverage to support you.
If you have a passion for providing superb care for patients and have L&D experience, we'd love to speak with you! Come live, work and play in the Pacific Northwest with us!
In Vancouver, you can enjoy four mild seasons of weather, with easy access to an abundance of recreational opportunities, with the Pacific Ocean, Mt. Hood, and Columbia River Gorge a quick drive away. With a population of 167,000 and bordering the Portland Oregon metropolitan area, you'll have access to a thriving arts scene, professional and college sporting events, museums, shopping, wineries, breweries, and a wealth of diverse culinary destinations.
When you choose to work at PeaceHealth, you can:
Year around outdoor recreational adventures
Receive relocation assistance and pay incentives for BSN, MSN, and certs
Provides professional nursing direct patient care in compliance with professional practice and unit standards. Promotes a collaborative, interdisciplinary approach towards patients, families and all members of the care delivery team.
ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS 1.Assess, plan, implement and evaluate patient care needs. 2.Documents patient care in the healthcare record according to established standards. 3.Directs and delegates care to other team members in accordance with their education, credentials, and demonstrated competence. 4.Ensures own professional effectiveness through education and professional development. 5.Participates in the development of and maintains established hospital policies, procedures and objectives, quality improvement, safety, environmental and infection prevention program. 6.Performs other duties as assigned.
Graduate of an accredited school/college of nursing. Must have completed (within last two years) or completed formal fetal monitoring program within orientation period.
Specialty certification preferred.
Requires a Minimum 1 year labor and delivery nursing experience within last 2 years, or completion of a formal Labor & Delivery Training Program/Internship.
Preferred: BSN, 2 years labor and delivery nursing experience. Advanced Life Support in Obstetrics (ALSO). Electronic Fetal Monitoring Certification (C-EFM) from National Certification Corporation (NCC). International Board Certification for Lactation Consultants (IBCLC).
Current WA State Registered Nurse licensure.
Basic Life Support (BLS) for Healthcare Providers.
Neonatal Resuscitation Program (NRP) within 60 Days of hire.
Demonstrated ability to promote positive interpersonal relationships and patient/family centered work environment
Able to support and interpret medical center philosophy, policy and procedures
Basic computer skills
Work requires active physical exertion up to 33% of the time.Ability to lift objects weighing 80 lbs. or less.Work requires frequent exposure to minor cold, heat, poor ventilation or sharp instruments. Reasonably anticipated exposure to blood and body fluids once per month or more.Duties require the ability to concentrate and pay close attention to detail (more than 65% of work time).
There may be more than one opening on this posting.
Please apply online to be considered. For full consideration of your skills and abilities, please attach a current resume with your application.
PeaceHealth, based in Vancouver, WA, is a not-for-profit Catholic health system offering care to communities in Washington, Oregon, and Alaska. PeaceHealth has approximately 16,000 caregivers, a multi-specialty medical group practice with more than 800 physicians and providers, a comprehensive laboratory system, and ten medical centers serving both urban and rural communities throughout the Northwest. In 1890, Sisters of St. Joseph of Peace founded what has become PeaceHealth. Today, PeaceHealth is the legacy of its founding Sisters and continues to serve communities when invited to do so with a spirit of collaboration and stewardship – the spirit of health.
We offer competitive compensation, a robust benefits package and a collaborative, Mission-driven work environment! To learn more about working at PeaceHealth and the Vancouver, WA community please visit our homepage: www.peacehealth.org/careers.
Location: Vancouver, WA, Southwest Medical Center (150) Job Category: Nursing - RN Other; Nursing - RN Patient Care Shift: Night Shift Length: 12 Hours FTE: 0.9 Work Type: Part Time Hourly compensation starts at: $34.15, more depending on experience Required Certifications/Licensure: Basic Life Support; Neonatal Resuscitation Program; Registered Nurse - Washington
PeaceHealth is committed to providing equal employment opportunities to all qualified job applicants and employees without regard to the following statuses: protected veteran; qualified individual with a disability; race; ethnicity; religion; gender; pregnancy; gender identity; national origin; age; genetic information; sexual orientation; or any other protected status in accordance with local, state, or federal laws.
The above information is intended to indicate the general nature and level of work performed by this position. It is not designed to contain or be interpreted as a comprehensive inventory of all duties, responsibilities, and qualifications required of caregivers assigned to this job.
Posting Notes: Vancouver, WA || Nursing - RN Other; Nursing - RN Patient Care || Part Time || ROUTINE NURSING SVCS
PeaceHealth, based in Vancouver, Washington, is a not-for-profit Catholic health system offering care to communities in Washington, Oregon, and Alaska. PeaceHealth has approximately 16,000 caregivers, a multi-specialty medical group practice with more than 800 physicians and providers, a comprehensive laboratory system, and ten medical centers serving both urban and rural communities throughout th...e Northwest. In 1890, Sisters of St. Joseph of Peace founded what has become PeaceHealth. Today, PeaceHealth is the legacy of its founding Sisters and continues to serve communities when invited to do so with a spirit of collaboration and stewardship. This is The Spirit of Healing—The Spirit of PeaceHealth. PeaceHealth is an EEO/AA Employer.