Dignity Health Nursing Practice Specialist L &D in BAKERSFIELD, California
Bakersfield Memorial Hospital is a 426 bed acute care medical center offering a full range of services including the Sarvanand Heart and Brain Center, Grossman Burn Center at Memorial Hospital, expanded maternity and family care, the Lauren Small Children’s Center, orthopedic services, wound care center, 24-hour emergency care and general/outpatient surgery. Memorial Hospital is a Children’s Miracle Network Hospital and is home to the Bakersfield Ronald McDonald House. Memorial Hospital is a member of Dignity Health and is a trusted community partner, serving residents of Bakersfield and Kern County with quality, compassionate care since 1956. Learn more by visitingBakersfield Memorial Hospital (https://www.dignityhealth.org/central-california/locations/memorial-hospital) .
The Nursing Practice Specialist for Labor and Delivery, Family Care, PEDS and PICU Departments will have accountabilities for planning, staff development, orientation, patient/family education, quality management and research, consultation, communication, professional relationships, and professional development as appropriate.
2 to 3 years experience required in Labor & Delivery and Post Partum
CA RN license, BLS (AHA), Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS), STABLE Certification, Neonatal Resuscitation (NRP) and Electronic Fetal Monitoring certificate required
Instructor NRP within 6 months of hire
OB specialty certification preferred or within 6 months of hire date
Working knowledge of several software systems
Effective oral and written communication skills
Ability to read, analyze, and interpret hospital policies and procedures, professional journals, technical procedures, or governmental regulations
Must have ability to critically think and problem solve
4 years experience preferred
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Job ID 2021-182384
Employment Type Seasonal/Casual/OnCall/Supplemental
Department Labor And Delivery Services
Hours / Pay Period .01
Facility Bakersfield Memorial Hospital
Standard Hours Per Diem 8-5
Work Schedule 8 Hour
Dignity Health is an Equal Opportunity/ Affirmative Action employer committed to a diverse and inclusive workforce. All qualified applicants will be considered for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, marital status, parental status, ancestry, veteran status, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by law.