Piedmont Rockdale Hospital - Conyers, Georgia
The Birth Place, Piedmont Rockdale
Are you looking to be part of someone's family for a lifetime, to be a part of a miracle? If you love excitement and holistic nursing our Labor and delivery unit at the Birth Place is for you. What sets us apart is our high-touch, holistic perinatal care in a homelike setting. A team of fully staffed physicians 24 hours a day and midwives along with our engaged and empowered nursing work together with you to create the perfect birth experience for your patients.
Our Level III NICU at Piedmont Rockdale is a 20-bed state of the art family friendly unit. When babies are born early, have health problems, or a difficult birth they go to our NICU. Our NICU is staffed 24 hours around-the-clock with caring expert Neonatologist and advanced clinicians. We are also the only Piedmont NICU that does full body cooling for critical infants in our facility. Our NICU family welcomes you to our unit and strives to meet the needs our infants, families and staff in a collaborative and caring environment. Come join a team that makes the newborn and families the center of everything we do at Piedmont Rockdale NICU.
The staff nurse provides nursing care to patients from birth through the lifecycle utilizing nursing processes to assess, plan, implement, and evaluate the care for patients. He/she functions within the framework of the policies and procedures of the organization and demonstrates professional growth and accountability. The staff nurse is responsible for maintaining standards of practice, coordinating patient care activities of all assigned staff in the provision of quality nursing care.
MINIMUM EDUCATION REQUIRED:
Graduate of a nursing program
MINIMUM LICENSURE/CERTIFICATION REQUIRED BY LAW:
Current License in the State of Georgia as a Registered Nurse
BLS certification required.
Bachelors degree preferred.
Advanced certification in field of specialty, if applicable (see addendum)
***1 year of Level III NICU experience required to be eligible for Sign on Bonus
Additional Required Certifications:
ACLS Certification (L&D within 6 months from hire date)
AWHONN Basic Fetal Monitoring Certification (L&D only by end of orientation period)
NRP certification required (by end of orientation period)
Utilizes physician orders, policies and procedures, and the condition of mother/fetus/neonate to determine frequency of assessment.
Identifies, reports and takes appropriate protective measures for risk situations such as suspicion of abuse or neglect, abnormal mother/infant bonding, failure to thrive, and potential for infant/child abduction
At Piedmont Healthcare we embrace diverse ideas, perspectives, and skills to create a collaborative workplace where the best talent wants to succeed. We celebrate differences and recognize that they allow us to care for our community.
Piedmont is a certified Great Place to Work™-- a national designation based on employee feedback about trust, workplace culture and experience. In 2019, Forbes named Piedmont one of Georgia’s 10 best employers and the highest-ranked healthcare provider.