Registered Nurse – Labor and
AdventHealth Central Texas
Location Address: 2201 S Clear Creek Rd., Killeen,
Top Reasons to Work At AdventHealth Central Texas, Killeen,
for patients extends to the spiritual level by praying with
patients and families and providing on call, 24 hours, 7 days a
week Chaplains for spiritual support.
winning facility with opportunities to grow both professionally and
personally working with great individuals, part of a bigger team
that continues to build a world-class culture where you become
Extraordinary benefits to include tuition
reimbursement and on-campus classes.
living is 20 percent lower than the national
school district in the area, with more than 50 elementary, middle,
high school, and specialized campuses to choose
Surrounded close to Ft. Hood, Copperas Cove, to
Belton and Lampasas with plenty of restaurants, shopping and other
family fun events.
scenic trails and parks available for recreational
= base wage
3p-11p = base wage plus 15%
11p-7a = base wage plus 18%
Weekends are another 10% on top of the
= base wage plus 10%
3p-11p = base wage plus 15% plus 10%
11p-7a = base wage plus 18% plus 10%
You Will Be Responsible For:
Administers care for
the obstetrical patient having surgical procedure in the Labor &
Delivery Operating Suite.
post anesthesia care is in accordance with Hospital established
standards of care. Performs steam sterilization processing of
instruments and supplies for the MCH unit in accordance with
Hospital standards for sterilization. Assures sterilization
parameters have been met before utilizing
Assists with the care
of the newborn at deliveries.
Maintains skills in
assessment skills in both high risk and low risk obstetrical
maternal and/or fetal problems are identified and reported to the
Notifies charge nurse
and House Supervisor of anticipated transfer.
Notifies all surgical
team members of emergency and scheduled surgical
and bands newborn, mother and significant others with matching
What You Will Need:
Current RN License (Texas or
Associates of Nursing
BLS (NRP & ACLS) required within first
90 days of employment.
The Metroplex Health System
Department of Maternal Child Health is divided into 4 areas. We
have a 22-bed Couplet Care/gyn surgical unit, which consists of
post-partum mothers and their newborns, GYN surgical patients, and
occasional med/surg overflow, Labor and Delivery and
Nursery/Special Care Nursery.
Health System Registered Nurse (RN) fulfills an important role as a
central patient care provider responsible for the coordination and
delivery of patient centered nursing care. As a full partner of the
healthcare team, the Metroplex Health System RN collaborates with
all other healthcare disciplines to achieve successful execution of
the patient’s plan-of-care. The RN utilizes physical
assessment skills and advanced diagnostic technology to aid in the
assessment of the patient’s nursing care needs. Data collected is
analyzed, synthesized and disseminated to other healthcare
providers. The RN continues to monitor and assess the patient’s
physical condition, emotional and social needs, continually
refining the plan-of-care to ensure achievement of the desired
goals of the patient and facility outcomes.
Participates in providing patient specific care
standards as directed, and follows service excellence standards to
ensure high levels of patient satisfaction. Position requires experience in a specialty
area of obstetrical clinical nursing activities in the areas of OB,
Post-partum/Couplet Care, Antepartum, OB Operating Room, level one
nursery and providing technical nursing support to nursing staff to
ensure patient assessments are skilled and comprehensive care to
This facility is an equal
opportunity employer and complies with federal, state and local
anti-discrimination laws, regulations and ordinances.