San Luis Valley Health is seeking a full time Registered Nurses to join our OB/Labor and Delivery team! A successful OB/Labor and Delivery RN candidate would possess Registered Nurse skills to promote patient/family satisfaction across the continuum of childbearing care in an atmosphere conducive to birthing options, adaptations to parenting and support in coping with the health outcomes of mothers and infants.
We invite you to join our exceptional, patient-focused team at San Luis Valley Health in beautiful Alamosa, Colorado. Our four star rated facility has been recognized by the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services for our commitment to providing outstanding quality care and a superior patient experience. Our facility prides itself on its commitment to its employees, training and developing new and old employees along with innovative awards and recognition practices, excellent benefit options, continuing education assistance and a focus on employee engagement and development.
Responsibilities include (but are not limited to):
Renders nursing care to patients within an assigned unit or cross-trained unit.
Observes and reports symptoms and conditions of patients.
Explains procedures and treatments to patient to gain cooperation, understanding, and allay apprehension.
Administers prescribed medications and treatments in accordance with approved nursing techniques.
Maintains awareness of comfort and safety needs of patient.
Observes patient, records significant conditions and reactions, and notifies Provider of patient's condition and reaction to drugs, treatments, and significant incidents.
Responds to all situations based upon nursing standards, policies, procedures, and protocol.
Documents nursing history and physical assessment for assigned patients.
Initiates a patient education plan according to the individualized needs of the patient, as prescribed by Providers and/or hospital policy including patient and family instruction.
Successful candidate will possess the following skill and qualifications:
Current Colorado Registered Nurse License in good standing
Basic Life Support Certification
Internal Number: 2049
About San Luis Valley Health
San Luis Valley Health is a regional health provider serving the San Luis Valley, Colorado and beyond. In addition to our state-of-the-art hospital located in Alamosa, we also operate clinics throughout the Valley and another hospital in Conejos County.
We are proud to offer talented, experienced caregivers using the most advanced techniques and technology, along with a genuine sense of caring. Our patient-centered medical home is more than just a building; rather, it is a team of health care professionals providing comprehensive and continuous medical care.
We are located in the heart of the San Luis Valley in south central Colorado. Our fully accredited 49-bed hospital provides outstanding care for those in need of general Medical/Surgical, Intensive Care and OB hospital services.