West Hills Hospital & Medical Center
is a full-service acute care facility located in West Hills, CA, in the Western San Fernando Valley. The 225-bed facility recently completed an $80-million expansion that includes a new Emergency Department, Intensive Care Unit, Outpatient Services Unit, Cardiac Catheterization Laboratory, and The Grossman Burn Center. Healthgrades (a leading independent health care rating company) announced that West Hills Hospital has received the Distinguished Hospital Award for Clinical Excellence for 2011 & 2012, the Clinical Excellence Award for Critical Care for 2012. West Hills Hospital is also among the Top 100 Hospitals nationwide for Gastrointestinal and General Surgery. West Hills Hospital was the first Accredited Chest Pain Center in Los Angeles County, and also recently received a Certificate of Distinction as a Primary Stroke Center from the Joint Commission. West Hills Hospital & Medical Center's Mission & Vision: Mission:
Above all else, we are committed to the care and improvement of human life Vision:
To be the hospital of choice in our community. Summary:
Provides direct patient care in the Mother/baby setting. This area will also include stable antepartum patients and surgical gynecological patients. Provides assessment and planning for individualized patient care. Communicates with physicians about changes in patient's clinical condition including results of diagnostic studies. Responds quickly and accurately to changes in condition or response to treatment. Performs general nursing duties in all Maternal Child Health departments with adequate supervision. Participates in performance improvement activities. Additional skills and competency in other areas of MCH preferred (ex: Labor, Delivery, or NICU).Qualifications: Education/Certificates/Licenses:
- Current state Registered Nurse licensure.
- Neonatal Resuscitation certification required.
- One or more years of recent mother/baby experience.
- Basic computer knowledge.