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RN - Labor & Delivery Opportunities in Vancouver, Washington

Job ID: 41334
Location: Vancouver, WA
Work Type: Full Time
Shift: Night
Shift Length: 12 Hours
FTE: 0.90
Benefit Eligibility: Full-time benefits

Job Description

Description

PeaceHealth is seeking experienced Labor & Delivery nurses for full-time positions at Southwest Medical Center in Vancouver, Washington.  

We offer you :

  • .9 FTE Night Shift position working 12-hour shifts
  • Relocation assistance
  • A Hiring Bonus is available 
  • A comprehensive benefits package with 3 medical plan options, dental, vision, great PTO,  retirement plan with employer matching & base contributions, a wellness program , tuition reimbursement, CE and more! 
  • Hourly compensation starts at $42.59, more depending on experience, as well as additional pay for BSN, MSN and Specialty Cert.
  • $6.25/hr night shift differential 
  • A collaborative team with supportive leaders

About Southwest Medical Center:

  • Named one of the best maternity hospitals in the United States by Newsweek magazine for three years in a row
  • 32 LDRP suites with 2 OR Suites
  • Offer specialized births from natural births, water births and midwives
  • 24/7 Anesthesia coverage, OB Hospitalists & Neonatal Providers 
  • Baby Friendly Designation
  • 450- bed acute care hospital with level II trauma center
  • A non-profit mission driven healthcare system that is on the Magnet Journey

Moving to the area? Why you'll love Vancouver and surrounding communities

  • Vancouver is a lively city with over 160,000 residents, located just across the Columbia River from Portland, Oregon.
  • A thriving innovative waterfront with amazing restaurants, wine tasting rooms and Taphouse/breweries,
  • The Waterfront Renaissance Trail provides 5 miles of scenic pathway along the waterfront
  • Outdoor enthusiasts will enjoy quick access to the Pacific Ocean, Mount Hood, Mount St. Helens, and never-ending recreational activities of the Pacific Northwest.
  • A thriving arts, theater, and music scene and our 26 colleges and universities attract renowned authors, performers, and speakers.
  • Stellar school districts.
  • No Washington State income tax
  • Plus many smaller cities surrounding Vancouver that offer a variety of housing and some rural living opportunities (Camas, Washougal, Ridgefield, Battle Ground, LaCenter)

For additional information or questions, please contact Lisa at [email protected] or 360.414.2186.

Must be fully vaccinated for COVID-19 including 2 doses of a 2-dose series or 1 dose of a 1-dose series plus 14 days beyond the final dose prior to start date.

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Details of the Position:

  • Assess, plan, implement and evaluate patient care needs.
  • Documents patient care in the healthcare record according to established standards.
  • Directs and delegates care to other team members in accordance with their education, credentials, and demonstrated competence.
  • Ensures own professional effectiveness through education and professional development.
  • Participates in the development of and maintains established hospital policies, procedures and objectives, quality improvement, safety, environmental and infection prevention program.
  • Performs other duties as assigned.

What you Bring: 

  • Graduate of an accredited school/college of nursing
  • Minimum 1 year labor and delivery nursing experience
  • WA State RN Licensure with Basic Life Support (BLS) for Healthcare Providers required.
  • Completion of formal fetal monitoring program within orientation period.
  • Neonatal Resuscitation Program (NRP) within 60 days of hire.
  • Demonstrated knowledge of and ability to apply age specific principles of growth and development and life stages to meet each patient’s needs.


 PHYSICAL/COGNITIVE REQUIREMENTS:

  • Work requires active physical exertion up to 33% of the time.
  • Ability to lift objects weighing 80 lbs. or less.
  • Work requires frequent exposure to minor cold, heat, poor ventilation or sharp instruments. Reasonably anticipated exposure to blood and body fluids once per month or more.
  • Duties require the ability to concentrate and pay close attention to detail (more than 65% of work time).
  • Provides patient care in an uncontrolled home environment; operates motor vehicle on urban and rural roadways up to 25% of each day (to include inclement weather).

This position is represented by a collective bargaining agreement. There may be more than one opening on this posting.

See how PeaceHealth is committed to Inclusivity, Respect for Diversity and Cultural Humility.  

For full consideration of your skills and abilities, please attach a current resume with your application.  EEO Affirmative Action Employer/Vets/Disabled in accordance with applicable local, state, or federal laws.

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