POSTPARTUM MOTHER/BABY REGISTERED NURSE
University of Washington Seattle, WA Full-time Nursing
Posted on July 7, 2020
|Job Location:||UW Medical Center - Montlake|
|Closing Info:||Open Until Filled|
|Salary:||97.5% of $5,606 - $10,385/month depending on experience|
We have 24/7 in-house: Residents, Attending Generalist OB’s and Maternal Fetal Medicine Specialists, OB Anesthesia. UWMC has a 50+ bed Neonatal ICU. Pediatric and NICU Attendings and Residents are onsite 24/7.
We staff according to AWHONN standards. Nurse patient ratios are assigned by acuity and can be 1 RN : 3,4,5, very occasionally 6 patients (mother = 1 patient, Baby = 1 patient).
Our Clinical Educator will support your onboarding and continued staff development to enhance your transition into this exciting and challenging department. Our Clinical Nurse Specialist initiates and supports evidence-based nursing practice and nursing practice excellence through process improvements, in cooperation with our Local practice Council of RNs from L&D, Mother Baby and Antepartum.
As a teaching hospital and research center, we're deeply committed to the enhancement of care for our patients-as well as the professional growth of our staff. As a testament to this commitment, we're proud to be recognized with Magnet Hospital status by the American Nurses Credentialing Center. In fact, we were the first hospital to receive this designation. We're also consistently named one of the nation's best hospitals, as reported by U.S. News and World Report.
Such national recognition attests to our commitment to high-quality care, and to the outstanding professionalism and skill that exists at UWMC. As a registered nurse (RN), you can be a part of this highly skilled team, working within a culture that is both innovative and collaborative. Here, you will work in tandem with physicians and other health care practitioners to provide superior, award-winning nursing care. In short, you will not only follow best practice, you will create it!
Position is 97.5% nights and requires at least 2 years current/recent Mother-Baby nursing experience, BSN preferred.