02 Nov
Registered Nurse, Women's Health Care Unit - Our Lady of Lourdes Women's & Children's Hospital
Louisiana, Lafayette , 70501 Lafayette USA

Join the New Women's Health Care Unit at Our Lady of Lourdes Women's & Children's Hospital!Are you passionate about women's health? Do you want to deliver high quality, compassionate care to meet the unique healthcare needs of women in our community? If so, now is the perfect time to join the new Women's Health Care Unit at Our Lady of Lourdes! In this unit, you will utilize your medical/surgical nursing expertise with the female population. This unit is dedicated solely to women and meeting their specific healthcare needs both medically and surgically. The scope of care includes but is not limited to: breast mastectomy, breast reconstruction, gastric sleeve procedures, appendectomies, gallbladder removals, gastroenterology, nephrology/urology and general medicine needs with minimal comorbidities. All Women’s Health Care Unit RNs will also be cross trained to care for the postpartum woman’s healthcare needs. About UsOur Lady of Lourdes is a regional acute care medical center focused on the healing ministry of Jesus Christ. Our Lady of Lourdes is a part of the Franciscan Missionaries of Our Lady Health System, which is the largest locally owned, not-for-profit, Catholic health system in Louisiana. As such, our hospital has access to a great many resources across the state and Mississippi - helping us to fulfill our mission.Our hospital employs more than 2,200 people and offers a physician staff of over 600 doctors in a variety of medical and surgical specialties. Lourdes’ services include Centers of Excellence in the areas of Orthopedics, Stroke and a Robotics Surgery Program. The hospital is home to the only burn unit in Southwest Louisiana and a Commission on Cancer accredited oncology program. Our Lady of Lourdes operates Our Lady of Lourdes Heart Hospital, a premier 32-bed cardiac facility and Our Lady of Lourdes Women’s & Children’s Hospital offering the area’s only Pediatric Intensive Care Unit, Level 3 Surgical Neonatal Intensive Care Unit, and Women's Health Care Unit. With additional services including multiple clinics, four imaging locations and a primary care physician network, Lourdes provides easy access to comprehensive care throughout the community.What Makes Us Different?At Our Lady of Lourdes we offer you much more than just a job in the healthcare industry. We offer career opportunities for people who have a calling to share their gifts and talents as part of our healing ministry. As part of the Franciscan Missionaries of Our Lady Health System, we are here to create a spirit of healing - and we invite you to join our team today if you would like to be part of that spirit. In addition to competitive salaries and generous benefits, we offer you something special - the chance to do God's work by helping to serve people in need throughout our community, every dayJob SummaryThe Registered Nurse provides safe therapeutic care in a holistic and systematic way, incorporating differences into the provision of care. Integrates knowledge, skills, and experiences to meet the needs of patients and families throughout the continuum to include patient and family education. Relies on education and training to complete responsibilities within scope of licensure as registered nurse.DescriptionMinimum RequiredExperienceMust have 6 months of experience on a medicine and/or surgical unitEducationGraduate of accredited school of nursingSpecial SkillsProficient in the English language, verbal and written communication skills, computer skillsLicensureCurrent Louisiana State license as RN; BLSHot Job

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