RN, Maternal-Child Coordinator, Lactation Consultant
Work Hours: Week day mostly, some weekends
A clinically competent Registered Nurse (RN) who provides care to newborns and families through scheduled clinic visits, home visits, or during the in-patient stay. The RN utilizes the nursing process of assessment, diagnosis, outcomes identification, planning, implementation, and evaluation. A member of the professional nursing staff, the RN is expected to maintain knowledge and competency that reflects current nursing practice following professional practice standards and guidelines, relevant statutes, rules, and regulations. The RN functions collaboratively with patients, families, and others in the conduct of nursing practice and is able to integrate ethical provision in all areas of practice. The RN considers factors related to safety, effectiveness, cost, and impact on practice in the planning and delivery of nursing services through Gunnison Valley Health Hospital.