Oct 15, 2021

Registered Nurse OB 6190

  • Vail Valley Medical Center
  • Vail, CO 81657, USA
General Nursing

Job Description

Vail Health
Vail, Co
180 South Frontage Road West | Vail, CO 81657
PRN/Pool Position, On-Call - Various Shifts
Posted 07/20/2021
Req # 10924
Min:$28.22 Max:$52.40
To us, it's about living life to the fullest while serving our patients, teammates, neighbors and friends. We are dedicated and passionate in everything we do, seeking challenge and appreciating the routes that got us here. Whether our path is clinical or not, we all came to find balance and meaning in our lives within the work we are passionate about and the adventures we live.
  • POSITION PURPOSE: Two to three sentences describing the overall purpose of the position.
    • This position is responsible for caring for antepartum patients, laboring patients through childbirth, recovery, and postpartum, providing family centered care including the well newborn and the Level 2 Nursery. Assure expert, compassion, individualize nursing care for patients and families expected. They collaborate with providers, staff and other members of the team to achieve optimal patient outcomes.
  • ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS: Maximum of ten functions in order of percentage of time spent on functions from longest to shortest; do not list anything that does not represent at least 10% of the job’s time. Please include supervisory responsibilities.
    • Oversees the daily patient flow to optimize patient care, safety and satisfaction.
    • Demonstrates ability to triage incoming patient requests for services.
    • Delivers patient education to facilitate plan of care, employer informed healthcare choices, and promote optimal wellness.
    • Demonstrates ability to delegate care appropriately and according to Colorado statue.
    • Demonstrates competent healthcare assessment skills, prioritizing skills and critical thinking skills.
    • Demonstrates ability to handle high telephone volume of patient requests for medications, information and assistance.
    • Administers medications, performs treatments, and assists in procedures as needed; consistently adhering to patient safety guidelines.
    • Coordinates patient care with other physician practices, Vail Health and others as needed to achieve the highest possible level of patient care and satisfaction.
    • Demonstrates ability to work independently with minimal supervision.
    • Delivers excellent service by utilizing Relationship-Based Care to advocate for safety, patient preferences, and optimal communication through partnering with patients and families.
    • Perform other duties as assigned. Must be HIPAA compliant.
  • This description is not intended and should not be construed to be an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, skills and efforts or work conditions associated with the job. It is intended to be an accurate reflection of the general nature and level of the job.
  • MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS: Requirements - Required and/or Preferred
    • Experience:
      • One-year clinical experience required.
    • License(s):
      • Ability to obtain and maintain a State of Colorado Registered Nurse license.
    • Certification(s):
      • Basic Life Support (BLS) by American Heart Association, required.
      • Neonatal Resuscitation Provider (NRP) certification, required.
      • Advanced Cardiac Life Safety (ACLS) certification, required.
    • Computer / Typing:
      • Must possess, or be able to obtain within 90 days, the computers skills necessary to complete online learning requirements for job-specific competencies, access online forms and policies, complete online benefits enrollment, etc.
    • Must have working knowledge of the English language, including reading, writing, and speaking English.
    • Education:
Benefits Summary: This position offers a 403(b) retirement plan, employee assistance program, sick pay, POOL differential pay, annual bonus potential, amongst others.
As a condition of employment, Vail Health requires COVID-19 vaccination of all clinical and non-clinical staff.