Providence Health & Services RN - Welcome Baby in San Pedro, California
Providence is calling a Full Time, Day Shift Registered Nurse - Welcome Baby to Providence Little Company Medical Center San Pedro in San Pedro, CA.
In this position you will:
Visit families at that critical first home visit after discharge from the hospital
Support families, conducting maternal and newborn assessments and providing parent education in the areas of postnatal care, breastfeeding, parent-infant attachment, home safety and other maternal and child health related topics
Help identify client strengths, needs, barriers and risks and provide community resources for those needs, and provide and model empathetic support and feedback when working with new moms, babies and family members
Required qualifications for this position include:
Public Health Nurse or RNs currently pursuing a PHN certification and will complete within one year of hire
Bachelor's Degree in Nursing (BSN)
Currrent Basic Life Support (BLS) certification for Healthcare Providers from the American Heart Association
Current California Driver's License in good standing
At least 1 year of experience in maternal and/or newborn services
Home Visitation experience
Preferred qualifications for this position include:
- Previous experience working with underserved communities
About the Region you will serve.
Providence Little Company of Mary Medical Center San Pedro is a 259-bed nonprofit hospital that has served the Harbor and greater South Bay communities since 1925. Our Medical Center offers a comprehensive array of medical and surgical services each distinguished by innovation, quality and excellence in its respective area. We received the CHART “Certificate of Excellence” for receiving superior or above average results across the majority of outcomes and process measures publicly reported by CHART. We ranked in the top 21 among more than 240 hospitals throughout the state compared by California Healthcare Foundation, and were the first location in the South Bay to carry the Gold Seal of Approval® from The Joint Commission for Primary Stroke Centers. As a member of Providence Health & Services, we are continually driven by the caring tradition of our heritage – the foundation of our Mission and core values – to embrace respect, compassion, justice, excellence and stewardship. Providence Health & Services today celebrates unprecedented growth, recognition for top quality health care, a vibrant employee culture where new ideas are encouraged and a drive to help the underprivileged - all with an eye toward the future.
We offer a full comprehensive range of benefits - see our website for details
As people of Providence, we reveal God's love for all, especially the poor and vulnerable, through our compassionate service.
Providence Health & Services is the third largest not-for-profit health system in the United States. Providence employs more than 82,000 caregivers (employees) across a five-state area; AK, WA, MT, OR, and CA. Our facilities include 34 hospitals, 600 physician clinics, senior services, supportive housing and other health and educational services. Providence is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Providence does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, disability, veteran, military status, religion, age, creed, national origin, sexual identity or expression, sexual orientation, marital status, genetic information, or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law.
Job Category: Nursing - Other
Location: California-San Pedro
Req ID: 164563