Location: Aurora, CO, United States
Category: Nursing Professional
Job Type: Full Time
Job ID: 75907
Date Posted: May 25, 2023
Facility: UCHealth Anschutz Medical Campus (Aurora, CO)
Department: Obstetrics Emergency Department
- Associates Degree in Nursing is required
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Provides direct patient care, at a proficient level, using the nursing process in accordance with applicable scope and standards of practice and with the policies, values, and mission of the organization.
Labor and Delivery consists of 12 labor and delivery rooms, 7 antepartum rooms, 3 operating rooms and a recovery room as well as a 6 bed Obstetric Emergency Room. Patients 20weeks and above with pregnancy concerns or complications are evaluated in the OBED. Patients that require hospitalization during their pregnancy make up the antepartum patient population. They receive monitoring and expert OB care on the inpatient unit until discharged to home or delivery. Labor and Delivery experiences vary from low-risk interventions such as water births and nitrous oxide to the highest risk deliveries. All these patient care opportunities are available on L&D and the nurses strive to provide personalized care using the latest evidence-based practices.
Provides complex care in various stages of the obstetric and neonatal progression of care which may include antepartum, intrapartum, postpartum, well newborn, Special Care Nursery or Neonatal Intensive Care.
Plans, implements, and evaluates patient care plans based on patient assessment to optimize outcomes and maximize available resources. Provides operative and postoperative care for the obstetric patient.
Monitors, records, and communicates patient condition as appropriate. Collaborates as needed across disciplines to coordinate patient care, including patient transfer, discharge, referral and spiritual/psychosocial support needs.
Evaluates learning needs of patient and/or family and provides patient/family education appropriate to age, culture, condition, and circumstances. Effectively delegates patient care to ancillary personnel. May precept student nurses and new hires.
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The pay range for this position is: $33.08 - $51.27/ hour. Pay is dependent on applicant's relevant experience. $5.00/hr. Night Shift differential.
This position may be eligible for a sign-on bonus on offers accepted through June 30, 2023; certain criteria apply.
UCHealth offers a Five Year Incentive Bonus to recognize employee’s contributions to our success in quality, patient experience, organizational growth, financial goals, and tenure with UCHealth. The bonus accumulates annually each October and is paid out in October following completion of five years’ employment.
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