Canton-Potsdam Hospital Registered Nurse in Potsdam, New York

The registered nurse provides assessment, care planning and direct delivery of treatment utilizing professional nursing care processes in a patient and family centered manner in accordance with licensure and regulatory scope and standards, and established hospital policies, procedures and protocols.

  1. Performs a comprehensive patient assessment to identify patient and family needs.

  2. Develops and implements a comprehensive plan of care involving the patient and the family.

  3. Performs and documents direct patient and family centered care and patient education according to nursing standards of practice.

  4. Identifies and responds to patient conditions to achieve positive patient outcomes.

  5. Performs discharge planning to ensure safe and appropriate transition of care.

  6. Directs and delegates care provided by unlicensed team members.Provides world class customer service to patients and families.


ID: 2017-3794

Shift: 12 Hour

Shift Details: 7 pm - 7 am w/ variable hours as needed

Name: OB

Required Level: Associate's Degree

Preferred Level: Bachelor's Degree

Required Field: Nursing

Licensure / Certification:


  • Current, unrestricted New York State registered professional nursing license

  • BLS

  • NRP within 3 months of hire

  • Basic FHM within 3 months of hire

Preferred: American Nurses Credentialing Center certification. OB/nursery experience preferred, Fetal heart monitoring experience preferred. Past OB/L&D/Post-partum experience necessary

External Company Name: Canton-Potsdam Hospital

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