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Posted: Friday, June 23, 2017 8:18 PM

Kingwood Medical Center – Kingwood, Texas
Registered Nurse (RN) – Labor & Delivery
The Women’s Center offers comprehensive services centered around our patient’s needs. At Kingwood Medical Center, we provide a full range of expertise from prenatal care through labor and delivery to postpartum care.
The Labor & Delivery Unit is dedicated to ensuring the comfort and well being of expectant mothers and their babies with:
  • 4-bed assessment center for non-stress tests and other special procedures
  • 12-bed Labor and Delivery Unit
  • 2 C-Section Operating Rooms
Significant activities, processes performed and patient types seen in the Labor & Delivery Unit include, but are not limited to:
  • Antepartum, intrapartum, postpartum care of the women in a family centered environment with emphasis on patient education and discharge teaching.
  • Maternal and fetal testing, ultrasound, amniocentesis, OCT, NST as methods used for diagnostic service.
  • Intensive care of the maternal patient including PIH, preterm labor and complications related to pregnancy.
  • Emergency care-trauma, maternal or fetal; prolapsed cord, placenta abruption, uterine rupture, placenta previa, placenta accreta.
Kingwood Medical Center is currently looking for a Registered Nurse (RN) – Labor & Delivery.
  • The registered nurse is responsible for coordinating the nursing care of assigned patients in the unit in order to provide quality patient care to patients in applicable age specific populations.
  • The registered nurse applies knowledge of the principles of growth and development.
  • Employee is responsible for knowledge and skill necessary to provide care based on physical, psychological, educational, safety and related criteria for the appropriate age populations.
  • According to established facility policies and procedures, the registered nurse provides and supplies professional nursing care exercising independent judgment in utilizing the nursing process to assess, plan, implement, and evaluate.
  • The registered nurse provides leadership by working cooperatively with ancillary nursing and other patient care team personnel in maintaining standards for professional nursing practice in the clinical setting.
  • Actual duties and responsibilities may vary depending on assigned area.
  • Graduate from an accredited school of Nursing, BSN preferred
  • 1 or more years recent clinical experience as an RN in Labor and Delivery preferred
  • Current RN licensure by Texas Board of Nursing or a Board of Nursing from a compact state.
  • Current BLS from the American Heart Association
  • Current NRP from the American Heart Association within 90 days of hire
  • RNC preferred

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• Location: Houston, Kingwood

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