Job Description

Northwest Medical Center is comprised of a 300-bed  hospital, four urgent care facilities, a freestanding emergency center and a large physician group, offering you a variety of settings in which to work.  Every location is dedicated to providing safe, quality patient care, but more than that is the commitment to employees.  It strives to provide a culture of teamwork, respect and appreciation for all staff, whether they care for patients directly or work in a support role. With employee appreciation celebrations throughout the year, opportunities for growth and the satisfaction that you are part of a hospital leading the way with accessible, convenient healthcare in Tucson, Northwest is a great place to work.  NMC is accredited by The Joint Commission and is an equal opportunity employer:  race, gender, disability and Veteran status, and VEVRAA Federal Contractor - priority referral Protected Veterans requested.

The Mother Baby RNin the Northwest Medical Center, Women's Center either directly or indirectlyreporting to a nursing supervisor, plans, directs, participates in andevaluates patient care.  Collaborateswith other disciplines to provide optimalcare.                                                                

Evaluates assignedpatients and plans, implements and documents nursing care. Assists physiciansduring examinations and procedures. Performs various patient tests andadministers medications within the scope of practice of the registered nurse.Promotes patients' independence by establishing patient care goals and teachingpatients and families to understand conditions, medications, and self-careskills. Relies on experience and judgment to plan and accomplish goals.Performs a variety of tasks. A wide degree of creativity and latitude isexpected. Typically reports to a manager or head of a unit/department.



Qualifications

Education:               

ADN or Diploma inNursing Program,  BSN preferred

Experience:               

Clinical experiencein area of expertise preferred.

Licenses/Certifications:       
Required:

Current Arizona RNlicense or compact state license

BLS certificationcard (CPR)- American Heart Association

NRP for Women'sCenter

(All new graduatenurses or nurses new to specialty area have 180 days in which to obtain ACLS,PALS or NRP, as required by unit)."

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