Registered Nurse (RN) - Family Birthing Center
Coordinates total nursing care for patients ranging in age from infants to the elderly, as appropriate to discipline. Participates in patient and family teaching and provides leadership by working cooperatively with ancillary nursing and other members of the health care team in maintaining standards for professional nursing practice.
Required Minimum Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities (KSAs)
Active nursing license
Current BCLS required for all. ACLS required for critical care departments. Other certifications specific to department policies may be required
Knowledge of nursing processes; structure and functions
Knowledge of chart/medical record documentation and terminology requirements and federal/state laws related to release of health care information
Excellent communication and interpersonal skills necessary for interacting with patients, physicians, supervisors and other staff
Skill in time management, problem solving, multitasking, prioritizing and medical care coordination
Ability to calculate and administer drug dosages and injections and measure results
Ability to respond the changing workload based on patient census and to direct, supervise and evaluate care in order to individualize nursing care provided to patients
Ability to maintain professional manner even under stressful situations
Proficient computer skills
Prior birthing center experience is preferred
About Memorial Hospital
Memorial Hospital is a not-for-profit 25-bed critical access hospital located in North Conway, NH, and is a member of the MaineHealth family. Memorial Hospital is recognized as a Top 100 Critical Access Hospital by the Rural Healthcare Association. We work hard to deliver quality healthcare close to home, with all the services of a large urban hospital.
Memorial Hospital is proud of the Culture of Excellence that our employees share with patients, guests and one another. We offer a family atmosphere that encourages teamwork, respect, communication, service and safety. Most of all, we are pleased to be part of the MaineHealth system of hospitals, working together so our communities are the healthiest in America.
The beautiful Mt. Washington Valley, located in New Hampshire's White Mountains, is well known for tourism and offers its residents the perfect balance of working and playing. For more information on Mt. Washington Valley, visit www.mtwashingtonvalley.org.
For more information on career opportunities at Memorial Hospital, contact Beth Carpenter, Senior Recruiter/Talent Acquisition Partner at email@example.com or (603) 356-4939.
Healthcare | Nursing
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