Registered Nurse (RN) Labor & Delivery - Part Time content expired - 2018-01-13
For more than 50 years, Tulane Lakeside Hospital for Women andChildren has provided the knowledge, expertise and specialized care vital tothe healthcare needs of women and their babies in Jefferson Parish. Ourcommitment to treating women and their babies has grown by expanding servicesand offering a wider range of healthcare options for the entire family. Weprovide cutting edge technology in many specialties including Obstetrics/Gynecology,Pediatrics, Orthopedics, Radiology and Surgery.
Tulane Lakeside Hospital for Women and Children is part ofTulane Health System, an acclaimed teaching, research and medical systemserving the greater New Orleans area. Our mission statement reminds us thatabove all else we are committed to the care and improvement of human life.When we speak of our mission, we usually think about our dedication to patientsand their families and our commitment to them. But we are also equallycommitted to our employees. You are part of an organization with a long historyof compassion and service to patients. The degree to which we as anorganization can provide quality healthcare service is highly dependent on howwell you are able to perform your job.
As a member of ourfamily, you can be assured of:
- A safe place to work.
- Having the tools,equipment and training necessary to perform your duties.
- Open and availablecommunication with your supervisors and the leadership of your facility.
- A fair application ofworkplace policies, procedures and disciplinary proceedings.
- Fair andunderstandable compensation and benefits.
The Registered Nurse is a professional nurse who assumes responsibility and accountability for the delivery and management of patient care. S/he utilizes the nursing process, the healthcare environment, and current technology to provide a climate which optimizes patient care and staff development
B. Education: Graduate of an accredited school preparing Registered Nurses.
C. Experience: One year in area of practice preferred by not required.
D. Special qualifications: Must be able to successfully complete established competencies for the position within designated probationary period. Effective communication skills; both oral and written. Computer skills needed. Ability to work with others within a team to ensure quality patient care. Strong problem-solving skills. Ability to solve practical problems and deal with a variety of concrete variables in situations where only limited standardization exists. Ability to interpret a variety of instructions furnished in written, oral, diagram or schedule form.
E. Hours of work: Shift assignments may vary.