Georgia Employer REGISTERED NURSE RN LABOR AND DELIVERY in Snellville, Georgia

Job Code: 08621-10055 Part-time Days (rotating weekends) EASTSIDE MEDICAL CENTER SNELLVILLE, GA REGISTERED NURSE (RN) LABOR & DELIVERY EASTSIDE is a 310-bed, full-service, acute care medical center with nearly 1,200 employees and 450 affiliated physicians. The hospital is fully accredited by The Joint Commission. EASTSIDE MEDICAL CENTER has been a leader for 31 years in a wide range of state of the art healthcare, including emergency services, neurosurgery, orthopaedics, women s services, neurosciences, oncology, cardiology and behavioral health. EASTSIDE MEDICAL CENTER is currently looking for a REGISTERED NURSE (RN) LABOR & DELIVERY. PART TIME/DAYS RESPONSIBILITIES: * Performs duties in accordance with unit specific standards of care and evidence by documentation, observation and competencies. * Assessment completed within time frame appropriate to population served, each shift and as needed by patient condition. * Nursing Plan of Care is developed to meet individual patient needs according to nursing standards of care/practice for population served. * Plan is updated with any change in patient condition. * Formulates and takes nursing actions to implement plan of care: records actions and patient response. * Patient/Family involvement is indicated on plan of care if appropriate. * Patient teaching is planned and implemented. * Delivers care with respect to the individuals spiritual and cultural needs. * Changes in patient s physiological and behavioral status are recognized, documented as they occur. * Adverse response to care or treatment is recognized, documented and reported to the physician. * Hand Off Communication occurs at shift change, between departments, upon transfer and discharge. * Provides patient education and documentation of understanding regarding tests, procedures, equipment and medications. * Manages pain through assessment (with appropriate pain scale) intervention, re-assessment within appropriate time period. * Implements orders in timely manner. * Meets physical and psychosocial needs for an assigned group of patients. * Patient care is prioritized and delegated based on patient needs. * Provides patient care with consideration of professional ethics. Utilizes hospital ethics policies appropriately. * Maintains responsibility for patients assigned to LPNs or Nurse Technicians (directs their activities within their scope of practice. Employer's Job# 08621-10055