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Facility: Sanford Medical Center Fargo
Location: Fargo, ND
Address: 5270 22nd Ave S, Fargo, ND 58104,
Job Schedule: Full time
Weekly Hours: 36.00
Every third weekend and every other holiday.
Minimum 1 year experience preferred
Sign on bonus available!
A 52-bed unit with 4-bed triage area and additional overflow
capabilities to accommodate a fluctuating census. This unit cares
for patients who are antepartum, during labor and delivery, and
postpartum. There are 2 operating rooms and a recovery room with 3
recovery bays on the floor. The OR suites are staffed by Family
Birth Center and Surgical Technologists trained for cesarean
sections and post delivery procedures. All rooms are equipped with
an emergency call system to the Neonatal Intensive Care Unit
(NICU). Labor nurses are trained to circulate in the OR and PAR to
maximize continuity of care. Family Birth Center has a trained
flight team that provides regional AirMed services.
The patient population includes high and low-risk antepartum,
intrapartum and postpartum women and their well newborns.
The Registered Nurse (RN) is responsible for utilizing the
nursing process (assessment, diagnosis, outcomes/planning,
implementation and evaluation) to provide individualized nursing
care to patients. Collaborates with other inter-professional
colleagues, including physicians, to plan, implement and evaluate
care. Demonstrates competency and practices within the full scope
of nursing expertise/knowledge and utilizes appropriate age and
population specific standards as designated in their assigned
clinical setting. Cares for patients in all phases of preventative
care, health maintenance, diagnosis, treatment, and follow-up as
patients move along the continuum of care. Responsible for the
planning and coordination of care, patient assessment, patient
education, triage, and various other nursing interventions.
Functions within the scope and standards of nursing practice as
outlined in the Nurse Practice Act and Administrative Rules in
state of practice and licensure. The Sanford Professional Nursing
Practice recognizes the Scope and Standards of Practice and the
Code of Ethics for Nurses with Interpretive Statements as published
by the American Nurses Association as the foundation of nursing
care delivery and professional conduct.
Graduate from an accredited nursing program required, including,
but not limited to, American Association of Colleges of Nursing
(AACN), Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing (ACEN),
and National League for Nursing Commission for Nursing Education
Accreditation (NLN CNEA). Bachelor’s Degree in nursing
Currently holds an unencumbered RN license with the State Board
of Nursing where the practice of nursing is occurring and/or
possess multistate licensure if in a Nurse Licensure Compact (NLC)
state. Obtains and subsequently maintains required department
specific competencies and certifications.
Sanford Health offers an attractive benefits package for
qualifying full-time and part-time employees. Depending on
eligibility, a variety of benefits include health insurance, dental
insurance, vision insurance, life insurance, a 401(k) retirement
plan, work/life balance benefits, sick leave and paid time off. To
review your benefit eligibility, visit
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Sanford Health has a Drug Free Workplace Policy. An accepted
offer will require a drug screen and pre-employment background
screening as a condition of employment.
Job Function: Nursing
Req Number: R-54412