REGISTERED NURSE I-MOTHER/BABY

Summary

UNIT SUMMARY: The Mother-Baby unit has 23 adult beds and 35 full-term nursery beds. We follow AWHONN staffing guidelines; each nurse has three mother-baby couplets assigned to her care. We also take care of expectant mothers who have pregnancy complications, postpartum readmission (within 6 weeks of delivery), and occasionally, post-operative GYN surgical patients. All of our rooms are private, with sleeping accommodations for one adult visitor of the patient's choice. We promote family bonding; our newest initiative is delayed bathing and non-separation of baby and mom.

JOB SUMMARY: As a member of the patient care team, the RNI provides safe, age-appropriate patient care and functions as an advisor and resource for patients and their families.

REQUIREMENTS:

Basic professional knowledge; equivalent to a Bachelor's degree; working knowledge of theory and practice within a specialized field. Less than 1 year of experience. Maryland Registered Nurse License, American Heart Association CPR Certification.

Sinai Patient Care Services offers a Nursing Career Ladder that allows opportunities for advancement and development of Registered Nurses. The Clinical Career ladder level for new hires will be determined through defined ladder criteria during the hiring process.

Additional Information
LifeBridge Health is a $2B+, 13,000 team member healthcare system that Cares Bravely for over 1 million patients annually throughout Maryland. We are comprised of 5 main healthcare centers: Sinai Hospital of Baltimore, Northwest Hospital, Carroll Hospital, Levindale Hebrew Geriatric Center and Hospital, and Grace Medical Center as well as several community practices.

LifeBridge Health is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

If you are interested in applying for employment and require accommodation during any part of the application process, please call 410-601-9000 and ask to speak to the Human Resources Department at the location to which you are applying. For TTY users, please call via Maryland Relay.

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