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CHARGE NURSE - BIRTHING SUITES

Department:  Nursing
Status:  Full Time
Shift:  3rd

Do you thrive in an environment where you can empower and encourage a woman through her birth journey? Are you passionate about patient and family education, helping families learn about caring for their newborn, and highly organized? Are you well versed in the standards of care needed to lead a team as they navigate the challenges of maternity care? If you said yes, we may have the perfect opportunity for you.

 

As part of the Hoag Fudge Birthing Suites healthcare team, you will provide patients and their families a safe and secure environment that promotes a healthy and beautiful birthing experience.


Inside Hoag’s Labor, Delivery, Recovery, Post-Partum Unit
Brand new state-of-the-art labor, delivery, recovery, and postpartum (LDRP) birthing suites that include 12 private birthing suites, 2 operating rooms for cesarean sections/procedures, 2 bed triage, and a Level 2 special care nursery. 

 

The birthing suites offer a family-centered maternity care design and a philosophy of care emphasizing choice, connectivity, compassion, competence, and cultural inclusion in a safe and secure environment. 

 

Duties Include: 

  • Supervises nurses, caregivers, techs and administrative support on their assigned shifts.
  • Exercises independent judgments in making patient assignments and adjusts these assignments based on the competencies of the caregiver, patient acuity, continuity of care and environmental factors.
  • Demonstrating skill in the use of equipment and devices pertinent to treatment, procedures and practices.
  • Provides direction and leadership in critical emergency situations ensuring patient safety is maintained.
  • Is designated to provide ongoing first-line support for workflow education/review, and trouble-shooting, to fellow clinicians even during non-activation times.
  • Adhering to Infection Control policies and procedures, following Standard Precautions, and specific isolation precautions for the prevention and spread of bloodborn pathogens and other communicable diseases.

 

Hoag nurses consistently maintain a high standard of professional communication, appearance and conduct. They’re driven to excel in patient treatment and nursing, and they’re deeply passionate about their work. To that end, we’ll expect you to participate in our continuous quality improvement process and maintain a working knowledge of departmental and hospital standards, policies, and procedures.

 

Our healthcare teams follow safety measures and infection control protocols, being attentive to details, and having intimate knowledge of the populations we serve. 

 

Required

  • Active, current California RN License.
  • Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN).
  • A minimum of four years of recent nursing experience in an acute care labor and delivery unit or birthing suite. 
  • Experience in a relief charge or charge nurse role. 
  • Intermediate Fetal Monitoring.
  • ACLS, BLS, NPR Certifications.

 

Hoag is the Place to Be
We believe that when you join Hoag, you become part of a family. We’re deeply committed to giving back to those who help us serve our community, making your ongoing growth and development as a nurse our priority. In addition to Pay for Performance salary increases, and sponsored training opportunities, Hoag employees enjoy:

  • Annual performance incentives
  • Competitive 401(k) program with matching contributions
  • Safe Harbor bonuses
  • Generous Paid Time Off (PTO)
  • Nursing Scholarships
  • Tuition Reimbursement
  • Nursing Clinical Ladder Program
  • Excellent Medical, Dental and Vision coverage
  • On-site Wellness Centers at our Irvine and Newport Beach campuses that include discounted services for massage therapy, acupuncture, mediation and mindfulness, yoga, pilates and fitness coaches

 

We look for passion, an ownership mentality, and out-of-the box thinking. If this is you and Hoag sounds like home, please apply. A member our Talent Acquisition Team will contact you if they want to know more.

 

There’s no Place Like Hoag
Recently, Hoag was recognized as the highest ranked hospital in Orange County in the 2019-2020 U.S. News & World Report. The organization was also ranked the #4 hospital in the Los Angeles Metro Area and the #8 hospital in California. The Association for Healthcare Philanthropy recognized 52 U.S. and Canadian nonprofit organizations as high-performing fundraisers in the North American healthcare industry for fiscal year 2015. Forty of 52 were U.S. hospital systems.  Hoag was ranked #8 that year, and remains a High Performer. 

 

Hoag attained the Magnet recognition as part of the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s (ANCC) Magnet Recognition Program, and has received its fourth Magnet re-designation. 

 

We’re an industry leader at the cornerstone of exceptional patient care – but we can’t do it without you.

 

To learn more about us and see our culture in action, check out this video on YouTube.

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