Clinical Nurse II - Maternity (0.9 FTE, Nights)
0.9 FTE, 12 Hour Night Shift
At Stanford Children’s Health, we know world-renowned care begins with world-class caring. That's why we combine advanced technologies and breakthrough discoveries with family-centered care. It's why we provide our caregivers with continuing education and state-of-the-art facilities, like the newly remodeled Lucile Packard Children's Hospital Stanford. And it's why we need caring, committed people on our team - like you. Join us on our mission to heal humanity, one child and family at a time.
Maternity Services/Perinatal Unit is 52 beds divided between two floors, F1 and F2. Of those 52 beds, 12 are dedicated to antepartum patients and 40 are postpartum beds. Postpartum patients often fall into the category of higher acuity, with many experiencing acute or chronic medical conditions that require treatment irrespective of pregnancy. The average daily census is 42 mothers and 32 babies.
The Clinical Nurse is responsible for performing the nursing process (assessment, planning, implementation and evaluation) and delivering safe therapeutic nursing care in consultation/collaboration with interdisciplinary members of the patient care team. Demonstrates the knowledge and skills necessary to provide care appropriate to the ages of patients served on the assigned unit(s). Possesses the ability to assess and interpret appropriate data relative to age and to provide nursing care as needed as described in the unit’s policies and procedures: demonstrates knowledge of the principles of growth and development through the life span; and possess an understanding of the range of treatments needed by patients.
Any combination of education and experience that would likely provide the required knowledge, skills and abilities as well as possession of any required licenses or certifications is qualifying.
Education: Graduate from an accredited nursing program. Prefer BSN.
Experience: Minimum one year acute care or Post-Partum experience. Highly preferred: L&D or high risk antepartum experience.
Licensure/Certification: Current California RN License and AHA Healthcare Provider BLS required.
Licensure/Certification: NRP certification within 3 months of hire.
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