Georgia Employer REGISTERED NURSE MATERNAL INFANT GWP in Lawrenceville, Georgia

Job ID: 2794Date posted: 06/06/2017Work Type: FULL TIMEOther information:Department: MATERNAL INFANTShift/Hours: Weekdays/wkends 7p-7aFacility: GWINNETT WOMENS PAVILIONSummary:Gwinnett Medical Center is setting a new standard of excellence in Healthcare. Come and join our team and be proud to serve the Northeast Atlanta Community. Mother/Baby is a 39-bed unit focusing on family-centered couplet care of postpartum women and well newborns. There is strong emphasis on patient education, supporting breastfeeding and providing good pain management. An Admissions Nursery provides initial assessment and stabilization of newborns. Lactation consultations are available to assist breastfeeding mothers. Staff participates actively in unit governance through our Interactive Planning Board. Come join our experienced, innovative and committed team! Under the direction of the Clinical Manager is responsible for the nursing care in the treatment of patients in the age groups specified to the specialty assigned. The Registered Professional Nurse assesses assigned patients as well as plans, implements and evaluates care. Directs and assists in provi ding safe, aseptic technique and procedures. Provides leadership and direction to Licensed Practical Nurses, Patient Care Technicians, Unit Secretaries and other patient care providers as necessary.Qualifications:* Graduate of an accredited school of nursing* Current State of Georgia Registered Nurse License* Current CPR from AHA* Current NRP* 1 year previous Maternal Newborn experience or completion of Residency program in Maternal Newborn Nursing