Job Summary: The RN, provides direct patient care in the Labor, Delivery, and Postpartum settings. This care includes assessment and planning for individualized patient care, both maternal and newborn. Communicate with physicians/CNM's about changes in patient's clinical condition including fetal monitoring and results of diagnostic studies. Responds quickly and accurately to changes in condition or response to treatment. Performs general nursing duties in all Maternal Child Health departments with adequate supervision. Participates in performance improvement activities. The RN, Labor & Delivery/Mother/Baby, acts as a patient advocate, manages assigned personnel, supplies, equipment and sophisticated instrumentation. Promotes Teamwork with staff, physicians and coworkers.
Current Registered Nurse Licensure for the State of Maine. Current American Heart Association Healthcare Provider BLS Certification required.
Skills: Basic computer knowledge.