Community Healthcare System Registered Nurse (RN) in Munster, Indiana
Registered Nurse (RN)
Schedule:Part-time (Benefit Eligible)
Hours:72 hrs 2 wks. E/O wknd & Holiday evening/night rotation
Job Details:Sign on Incentive availableScope of Care:Patients include new moms and their newborn infants. The average age is 28 years old for post delivered patients. The most frequent admissions are the post-delivery patients, which are a combination of normal vaginal delivery (NVD) and Cesarean Sections. Undelivered patients admitted most frequently include: Hypertensions (HTN), pre-eclampsia, diabetes, hyperemesis. Pre and Post-Operative gynecology patients are also admitted, routine infant care includes the use of phototherapy for hyperbilirubinemia, and care of male infants during and after circumcisionPurpose: The Staff RN is responsible for implementing, directing, communicating and documenting the nursing process and provides a safe environment for patients, visitors and associates. The nurse practices in accordance with current established standards of care, the Nurse Practice Act, the Community Healthcare System policies and procedures, and supports the mission and philosophy of CHS.Education/Experience:Graduate of an accredited school of nursing. Current professional licensure by the State of Indiana Health Professions Bureau. BSN desirable. Successful completion of The Community Healthcare System's Personnel and Nursing Orientation Programs. Obtains and maintains current certification (ACLS) as required in specialty areas (Critical Care). Obtains and maintains current CPR certification.