St. Luke's Health System RN - Labor & Delivery Meridian in Meridian, Idaho
St. Luke’s Health System in Meridian is seeking an experienced RN to join our Labor & Delivery team on nights.
In our Meridian Hospital, our labor nurses are skilled in the high tech aspects of birthing as well as high touch. We provide training in therapeutic touch, natural birth support, breathing techniques, water therapy, and supporting women's rituals around birth to help them become the most skillful and supportive nurses possible for every unique birthing experience.
In our labor area we also care for pregnant women who have medical or pregnancy related complications. It is the place where long term relationships are developed with patients and their families. It is the place for creativity in the care provided to meet patient needs including massage.
Our Labor & Delivery team works closely with the Postpartum team and will often float between the two units.
Identifies patient needs and determines priorities for care through assessment, planning, intervention, and evaluation.
Develops, implements and coordinates individualized plan of care for patients assigned through initial and on-going assessments.
Initiates assessment based on the patient's problems or needs, the physician's medical diagnosis, and the functional health framework.
Performs therapeutic nursing interventions.
Manages care of patients.
Documents care based on standards of care and practice, patient acuity, and/or clinical priorities
Advocates for evidence-based practice care standards and supports adoption of evidence-based practices and innovations in care delivery.
Provides patient centric care in alignment with professional nursing practice model.
Other duties and responsibilities as assigned.
Education: Nursing Degree (BSN preferred)
Experience: at least 1 year of L&D experience preferred
Licenses/Certifications: Current RN licensure from the State of Practice
Why St. Luke's
A strong, talented staff is at the heart of St. Luke’s Health System. We are the state’s largest employer with more than 15,000 employees and a medical staff of more than 1,800 physicians and advanced practice providers. We’re proud of our people who deliver skilled, compassionate care every day, and are looking to add dedicated individuals who will continue this same tradition of excellence.
The city of Meridian is a suburb of Boise located approximately 10 miles from downtown Boise. Meridian is a premier place to live and work with just under 90,000 residents. This clean and attractive city is framed by mountains and has a pleasant mild, 4-season climate and excellent commerce. The city offers a wide selection of nearby recreational activities such as skiing, 130 miles of hiking trails and 25 miles of paths which link 850 acres of parks. Meridian offers premier shopping, dining and entertainment.
Learn more about what Meridian and the Treasure Valley has to offer you:
St. Luke’s Health System (http://www.stlukesonline.org/) | City of Meridian (https://meridiancity.org/) | The Village (https://www.thevillageatmeridian.com/) | Boise Convention and Visitors Bureau (http://www.boise.org/) | Boise Parks and Recreation (http://parks.cityofboise.org/parks-locations/) | Boise Museum Association (http://www.boisemuseums.org/museums.asp?cat=2) | Boise Music Festival (http://boisemusicfestival.com/boise-music-festival-guide/) | Boise Philharmonic (http://www.boisephilharmonic.org/) | Downtown Boise Restaurants (https://www.downtownboise.org/index.cfm/members/merchant_listings?class=2) | Hyde Park events (http://www.northend.org/) | Treefort Music Festival (http://treefortmusicfest.com/) | First Thursdays (https://www.downtownboise.org/index.cfm/events/dba_events/first_thursday) | Alive After Five (http://www.downtownboise.org/index.cfm/events/dba_events/alive_after_five) | Capitol City Public Market (http://capitalcitypublicmarket.com/) | Runs and Triathlons (http://www.ymcatvidaho.org/races-fun-runs/) | Shakespeare Festival (http://www.idahoshakespeare.org/) | Sawtooth National Forest (http://www.fs.usda.gov/sawtooth/) | Visit Idaho.org (http://www.visitidaho.org/)
*St. Luke’s is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate against any person on the basis of race, religion, color, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, national origin, disability, veteran status, or any other status or condition protected by law.
Category Nursing - RN and Leadership
Department 1321-WOMEN'S SERVICES
Position Type Full-Time
Work Schedule NIGHT
Location Name Meridian
Requisition ID 2021-45577
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