Community Health Systems Perinatal Staff RN in Barstow, California


Under the leadership of the Unit Manager, Clinical Coordinator, and/or Charge Nurse (Nurse assigned to Labor and Delivery), is responsible and accountable for planning, directing, assessing and providing nursing care according to the mission, philosophy, policy and procedures of Barstow Community Hospital. Important dimensions of this position consist of demonstrating and communicating exceptional knowledge and skill through a high sense of responsibility for his/her practice. Important dimensions of this position consists of quality of care, professional commitment, teamwork, interpersonal skills, safety, good public/customer relations and a fundamental nursing knowledge. Must be able to follow directions and perform work according to department standards, when no directions are given. Must be emotionally mature and able to function effectively under stress.


As required by California Board of Registered Nurses. Completion of applicable Perinatal RN Competencies within 6 weeks in Post-Partum and Nursery/Float. Will begin Labor and Delivery Orientation/Precepting once she can work independently in Post-Partum and Nursery/Float. State of California RN license, Basic Life Support (BLS ) prior to working. Neonatal Resuscitation Program (NRP) and Basic Fetal Monitoring required within (90) days. Must have Basic Fetal Monitoring and update every two years. Must complete required departmental competencies within ninety (90) days of start date and than continuously on an annual basis. Basic Keyboarding Skills and willingness to develop computer competency within six months. Fluent in English. Spanish language skills desirable. Able to communicate clearly.

Job: Obstetrics (Labor & Delivery , Maternal Child)

Organization: Barstow Community Hospital

Location: CA-Barstow

Requisition ID: 1736017