Registered Nurse PRN - Labor and Delivery

Employer
Inova Health System
Location
Leesburg, Virginia
Posted
Oct 16, 2021
Closes
Nov 02, 2021
Ref
2548804773
Specialty
Labor and Delivery
Position Type
Nurse
Hours
Full Time
Job Description

Inova Loudoun Hospital recently unveiled a brand-new Labor and Delivery Unit, Postpartum Care Unit and Level III Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU). Located in our new North Patient Tower, these advanced facilities will allow us to continue to deliver exceptional birth experiences for years to come. The Labor and Delivery Unit at Inova Loudoun Hospital has 12 labor and delivery beds and 3 c-section suites. The usual staffing assignment consists of 1 RN for 2 laboring patients and change to 1 nurse to 1 patient based on acuity and phase of labor.

Watch this video to learn more about birthing services at Inova Loudoun Hospital: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=o54oPWaqGq0&t=43s

The Inova Registered Nurse

Provides knowledgeable and caring clinical practice and care coordination through an understanding of patient, family, nurse, and healthcare delivery team. Consistently provides safe, therapeutic care in a holistic and systematic way. Incorporates differences into the provision of care. Conducts all patient care in a patient and family-centered manner. Integrates knowledge, skills, and experiences to meet the needs of patients and families throughout the continuum, to include patient and family education.

Communicates effectively and works cooperatively with others. Has respect for and understanding of other clinical disciplines. Uses an integrated approach toward patient outcomes.

Serves as an empowering body to influence patient empowerment, and successful outcomes of financial and clinical quality, through relationships and access-based knowledge. Utilizes standards, guidelines, and pathways for care delivery. Determines process for delivery of care from direct patient and family communication, technology, and other healthcare team member collaboration.

Ensures improvements in practice settings by assuming responsibility for self-development in life-long learning. Provides direction and guidance to others regarding practice. Serves as a resource, preceptor, and mentor. Demonstrates leadership skills in decision making and problem solving.

Requirements

A minimum of 2 years of Registered Nurse clinical experience in L&D.

Education: BSN or MSN or

If Associates Degree RN-Within 6 months of start date, meet with nurse leader:

Identify which Accredited School the employee plans to attend

Submit a review of transcript from the school indicating the required pre-requisites and timeline for taking the courses

Provide a written plan with anticipated BSN completion date.

Complete BSN within 24 months of start date

BLS for Healthcare Provider Certification from the American Heart Association required

RN licensed, or eligible to practice in the Commonwealth of Virginia as a RN

Proficient in English, strong verbal and written communication skills. Exceptional interpersonal skill and the ability to display a caring demeanor towards others. Proficient computer skills required.

About Us

Inova is Northern Virginia's leading nonprofit healthcare provider. Our mission is to provide world-class healthcare - every time, every touch - to each person in every community we have the privilege to serve. Inova's 18,000 team members serve more than 2 million individuals annually through an integrated network of hospitals, primary and specialty care practices, emergency and urgent care centers, outpatient services and destination institutes.

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