(RN) Registered Nurse-Labor & Delivery - 124793
#124793 (RN) Registered Nurse-Labor & DeliveryFiling Deadline: Wed 10/4/2023
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The Labor & Delivery RN provides family-centered care on the 9th floor Labor & Delivery unit at Jacobs Medical Center and the 2nd floor LDRP at the Hillcrest Campus. Duties include L&D, triage, OR and recovery. Those successful will have excellent critical thinking and time management skills and be self-motivated, patient advocates, and effective communicators.
Autonomous nursing care is the ability of a nurse to assess and provide nursing actions as appropriate for patient care populations based on competence, professional expertise, and knowledge. The nurse is expected to practice autonomously consistent with ANA Standards of Practice and Professional Performance. Independent judgment is expected to be exercised within the context of interdisciplinary and multidisciplinary approaches to patient care.
While not required, a cover letter is highly recommended when applying to this position.
Must be a graduate from an accredited school of Nursing.
Must have an active California RN license.
BLS/CPR certification at time of hire with commitment to get BART within six (6) months of hire date.
Current NRP certification.
AWHONN fetal monitoring course completion certification.
Minimum two (2) years of recent Labor and Delivery RN experience in a high-delivery volume hospital. (If insufficient applicant pool, applicants with one (1) year of Labor & Delivery RN experience may be considered.) Recent experience is within the past 1 (one) year.
Strong critical thinking and problem-solving skills to manage multiple levels of information and responsibilities, and to quickly assess moderately-complex problems to develop potential solutions.
- Bilingual English/Spanish.
- Greater than two (2) years relevant acute care experience.
- Experience working in an academic medical center.
- Evidence of contributions to improving nursing practice through quality improvement.
- Must be able to work various hours and locations based on business needs.
- Employment is subject to a criminal background check and pre-employment physical.
- Selected candidate may be hired at the CNIII or CNIV level pending review and approval by the Nurse Executive Council.
Pay Transparency Act
Annual Full Pay Range: $116,886 - $163,825 (will be prorated if the appointment percentage is less than 100%)
Hourly Equivalent: $55.98 - $78.46
Factors in determining the appropriate compensation for a role include experience, skills, knowledge, abilities, education, licensure and certifications, and other business and organizational needs. The Hiring Pay Scale referenced in the job posting is the budgeted salary or hourly range that the University reasonably expects to pay for this position. The Annual Full Pay Range may be broader than what the University anticipates to pay for this position, based on internal equity, budget, and collective bargaining agreements (when applicable).
Job offer is contingent on successful engagement in the UC COVID-19 Vaccination program (fully vaccinated with documented proof or approved exception/deferral).
If applicable, life-support certifications (BLS, NRP, ACLS, etc.) must include hands-on practice and in-person skills assessment; online-only certification is not acceptable.
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