Registered Nurse (OB/Gyn)


JOB REQUIREMENTS: Applies the nursing process to maximize the health
status of the patients of Memorial Medical Center, within the parameters
of hospital policy and the Wisconsin Nurse Practice Act. Under general
direction, develops, implements, evaluates, and manages the care and
education of patients; supervises day-to-day activities of patient care
and the Specialty Service the RN is assigned to; performs assessments of
patients; attends educational in-services, and assists with procedures
as needed. Assures adherence to Memorial Medical Center policies and
procedures, supports and fosters the mission and vision of Memorial
Medical Center. Accountable for the quality of care provided to patients
and the processes that lead to continuous performance improvement. The
position includes clinical practice, staff development, continuing
education, and leadership. OTHER EXPERIENCE AND
QUALIFICATIONS: Current Wisconsin licensure as a Registered Nurse.
Current BLS certification through AHA. Must be able to speak the English
language and write in an understandable manner. Within three months of
hire, must understand and effectively use computer applications
pertinent to role. Educates patients in Specialty Services; responds to
consultations made by physicians. Performs patient histories, physical
examinations under physician supervision; evaluates results and monitors
treatment plans; maintains medical records. Oversees patient schedules,
appointments, and procedures; attends and assists during surgical
procedures and testing. Participates in educational in-services and
seminars for health care providers at MMC as well as the surrounding
area; maintains current certification through continuing education.
Coordinates and develops ongoing staff education competencies within the
specialty. Demonstrates ability in problem solving, conflict resolution,
and other leadership behaviors. Experience in Ambulatory Care within
Specialty preferred. Understanding of Peri-Anesthesia requirements for
the pre-operative optimization of surgical patients.