Mammoth Hospital is looking for compassionate and collaborative Perinatal Registered Nurse's to join our Labor & Delivery Department.
The Perinatal Registered Nurse initiates a plan of care based on identified medical and nursing diagnosis which are consistent with knowledge of illnesses, injuries, diseases, human behavior and outlined standards of care. The Perinatal Nurse provides safe competent care for the obstetrical patient during labor, delivery, post-partum, the patient pre- and post-op, and the neonate in the nursery.
He/she directs and coordinates with other departments and ancillary personnel to provide a safe environment and a high standard of quality care. We have 3 LDRPs presently taking only low risk patients above 36 weeks gestation. Our hospital delivered 109 babies last year. L&D RNs work 12 hour shifts, 36 hours a week. 2 RNs on per shift and we don't send our staff home. The hospital has full-time anesthesia, excellent RTs, and our Pediatricians attend all C/Ss and high risk births. During downtime in the department, RNs may be asked to float to other departments.
Must be a graduate from an accredited school of nursing, currently licensed to practice in the State of California.
American Heart Association BLS and ACLS certifications required.
Fetal Monitoring and Neonatal Resuscitation Program (NRP) required.
Minimum 2 years previous Labor and Delivery nursing experience required.
Full-time and Per diem positions available!
$5,000 retention bonus paid at 18 months for full-time positions!
$11.00 per hour night shift differential.
Temporary housing available for the first 90 days of employment.
Flexible shifts: 12 hour day and night shifts with some on-call required. Weekend and/or Holiday rotation may be required.
The foregoing description is not intended and should not be construed to be an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, skills and efforts or work conditions associated with the job. It is intended to be an accurate reflection of the general nature and level of the job. An equal opportunity employer.
Mammoth Hospital is a progressive, patient-centered, and quality driven 17-bed Critical Access Hospital and Rural Health Clinic with advanced technology, modern facilities, and superb medical staff. We are a financially sound, award winning District Hospital with over 400 talented team members serving the health care needs of Mammoth Lakes’ residents and guests. Sound like a good place to work? It is! Our recent Employee Satisfaction Survey scored in the 90th percentile of hospitals. Our tight-knit group of physicians, nurses, and an excellent and highly skilled support staff share a common interest of caring for the community and our growing visitor population. During winter you can ski and snowboard the legendary Mammoth and June Mountains or take off into the wilderness on your cross country skis. Spring is our fishing opener where the town of Mammoth LAKES really gets its name and our abundance of alpine lakes are filled with trophy trout. The sharp and craggy granite peaks of the Sierra Nevada Range also form a dramatic backdrop for meadows brightly colored by wildflowers. Explore thousands of miles of trails and even the road to Yosemite National Park just a 45 minute drive... from town. You’ll never tire of finding secret alpine lakes, lush aspen-lined streams and forested hideaways tucked away in the mountains. From the Pacific Crest and the John Muir Trails to short day hikes, there’s something for everyone in the Eastern Sierra.Do you prefer to travel on two wheels? If so, miles and miles of quiet mountain roads and epic road bike climbs are calling your name. Prefer the dirt? We’ve got plenty of cross country and downhill trails. You can take the lift up to 11,000 feet and plummet down some black diamond bike trails on Mammoth Mountain. Or take the beginner trails with the whole family! You can even bike to work at Mammoth Hospital on our many local bike paths.After an, sit down to a great meal at any of our fine dining restaurants where you are bound to run into a friend from Mammoth Hospital! We also have excellent schools and a local community college along with a burgeoning theater and music community. Bluegrass jams or professional violinist duets? Yep, we got ‘em both. It’s tough to find that small town feel with so many amenities and Mammoth has it all!But that’s not it! There are just too many amazing outdoor features to list. Mammoth Hospital gives employees the work life BALANCE they need to enjoy where they live. With five weeks of paid time off for new hires, you’ll find plenty of time to get out there! Come work at Mammoth Hospital and make this amazing place your home so you can begin exploring!