Registered Nurse Labor and Delivery - Delivery (SOCH)

Catholic Health System Lebanon, IN
* Registered Nurse Labor & Delivery – Delivery (Sisters of Charity Hospital):

The Registered Professional Nurse in Labor and Delivery delivers direct patient care utilizing the Nursing Process to patients with obstetrical, neonatal or gynecologic health needs. He or she collaborates with other health professionals in coordinating patient care and provides direction to other non-licensed personnel within the department.

REPORTS TO: Nurse Manager

SUPERVISORY RESPONSIBILITIES: NONE

SKILL AND EDUCATIONAL REQUIREMENTS: (minimum)

Educational Requirements:

* Graduate of an accredited School of Nursing

* BSN preferred

* Maintains a current New York State Professional RN License or Limited Permit

* BLS, ACLS, and NRP required within 6 months

* EFM certification required within one year

Experience Requirements:

* Labor and Delivery experience preferred

* One (1) year Med/Surgical experience or critical care experience preferred

* Preceptor/internship in Labor and Delivery for new graduates required.

* Demonstrated clinical ability and excellent communication skills

Knowledge, Skills and Ability:

* Demonstrated clinical ability.

* Excellent communication skills.

SPECIAL REQUIREMENTS (TECHNICAL/PHYSICAL): Physical activity includes: balancing, stooping, kneeling, crouching, reaching, standing, walking, pushing, pulling, lifting, repetitive motions and heavy work.

Environment

* Normal heat, light space, and safe working environment typical of most office jobs.

* Occasional exposure to one or more mildly unpleasant physical conditions.

Physical Effort

ACTIVITY & STRENGTH (MEDIUM)

Low Lift (floor to knuckle): Occasional 0 to 2.6 hours/day (11-20 lbs.); Frequent 2.7 to 5.3 hours/day (1-10 lbs.); Constant 5.4 to 8 hours/day (neg.)

Mid Lift (knuckle to shoulder): Occasional 0 to 2.6 hours/day (11-20 lbs.); Frequent 2.7 to 5.3 hours/day (1-10 lbs.); Constant 5.4 to 8 hours/day (neg.)

High Lift (shoulder and above): Occasional 0 to 2.6 hours/day (11-20 lbs.); Frequent 2.7 to 5.3 hours/day (1-10 lbs.); Constant 5.4 to 8 hours/day (neg.)

Full Lift (floor to shoulder): Occasional 0 to 2.6 hours/day (11-20 lbs.); Frequent 2.7 to 5.3 hours/day (1-10 lbs.); Constant 5.4 to 8 hours/day (neg.)

Carry: Occasional 0 to 2.6 hours/day (11-20 lbs.); Frequent 2.7 to 5.3 hours/day (1-10 lbs.); Constant 5.4 to 8 hours/day (neg.)

Push: Occasional 0 to 2.6 hours/day (11-20 lbs.); Frequent 2.7 to 5.3 hours/day (1-10 lbs.); Constant 5.4 to 8 hours/day (neg.)

Pull: Occasional 0 to 2.6 hours/day (11-20 lbs.); Frequent 2.7 to 5.3 hours/day (1-10 lbs.); Constant 5.4 to 8 hours/day (neg.)

Overall Strength Category: Occasional 0 to 2.6 hours/day (11-20 lbs.); Frequent 2.7 to 5.3 hours/day (1-10 lbs.); Constant 5.4 to 8 hours/day (neg.)

Dictionary Of Occupational Titles

Constant (C) 67-100% Workday

Occasional - Frequent (F) 34-66% Workday

Occasional (O) 0-33% Workday

Not Present (N)

Activity - Job Demand (LIGHT)

Walk – Frequent

Climb Stairs – Occasional

Stoop – Frequent

Kneel – Occasional

Crouch – Occasional

Reach (immediate) – Frequent

Reach (overhead) – Occasional

Handling – Frequent

Fingering - Frequent

Sitting – Frequent

Standing – Frequent

Push Cart - Occasional

Pull Cart - Occasional

HR Use Only: NYS DOL HR Use Only: WW HR Use Only: HH