Platte Valley Women's and Newborn Center features some of the largest private labor and delivery suites in Colorado with beautiful artwork, lavish tile bathrooms and floor-to-ceiling windows, spacious post-partum rooms, a dedicated operating room for C-Sections and Colorado's only all-private room Special Care Nursery (in partnership with the Children's Hospital Colorado).Our experienced, professional and caring staff of physicians, perinatal nurse practitioners and obstetric nurses are available to create a wonderful birth experience for you and your family.
Performs the primary functions of an RN in assessing, planning, implementing and evaluating the care of all assigned patients of the unit during his/her shift. Is responsible for meeting the established neonatal and perinatal standards of nursing practice, for managing all assigned personnel, supplies and equipment on the unit and for promoting teamwork with physicians and personnel of other departments. Demonstrates the ability to function independently with only occasional or limited supervision. Performs other duties as assigned.
Core competencies: Medication Administration, Restraint Use, General Assessment, Pain Management, Falls, Blood Administration, Emergent Blood Administration, Age Specific, Compliance and computerized annual required education (HealthStream); additional competencies as defined by unit and Department Director.
Required - graduate from an accredited school of nursing with an ADN, 3-year diploma or equivalent, BSN or advanced degree; current licensure as a Registered Nurse in the State of Colorado; CPR required by completion of the unit specific orientation and before working independently. NRP required within 6 months of employment. Biannual attendance at CPR and NRP required.
We reveal and foster God's healing love by improving the health of the people and communities we serve, especially those who are poor and vulnerable.
Inspired by our faith,
•We will be distinguished as the premier person-centered health system and trusted partner.
•We will share accountability with clinicians and other stakeholders to coordinate care across all settin...gs and improve access, quality, health outcomes, and affordability.
•We will grow as community-based health networks to serve more people in partnerships with others who share our vision and values.
Caring Spirit - We honor the sacred dignity of each person.
Excellence - We set and surpass high standards.
Good Humor - We create joyful and welcoming environments.
Integrity - We do the right thing with openness and pride.
Safety - We deliver care that seeks to eliminate all harm for patients and associates.
Stewardship - We are accountable for the resources entrusted to us.