RN Staff Team Leader - Maternal Services

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Location: Beverly, MA
Job ID: 160535-1A
Date Posted: Jun 10, 2020
Category: Nursing

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Job Description

Welcome To

Welcome to Beverly Hospital, part of Beth Israel Lahey Health. Beverly Hospital is a full service, community hospital providing leading-edge, patient-centered care to North Shore and Cape Ann residents. The hospital provides a full-range of state-of-the-art care and services including primary care, cardiovascular care, surgery, orthopedics, emergency care, maternity, pediatrics, as well as many other specialties. Beverly Hospital is nationally recognized for patient safety as it is one of only 42 hospitals in the United States to be awarded an “A” grade from The Leapfrog Group – the nation’s leading nonprofit watchdog on hospital quality and safety.

 

Beverly Hospital promotes the culture and philosophy which enables employees to give and receive the best of care. You can become a part of the team that achieves this success through our CREATE values of Community, Respect, Excellence, Accountability, Teamwork and Empathy.

 

About the Job

The Team Leader role is a leadership position in Patient Care Services.
  • Directs and provides developmentally appropriate nursing care to Postpartum Patients.
  • Acts as a role model to staff members
  • Ability to effectively manage teamwork concepts
  • Remains Flexible in response to change
  • Collaborates effectively with others, and across L&D and Special Care to achieve positive work outcomes
  • Demonstrates dependability and reliability in working as part of a team
  • Demonstrates clinical/technical competency as documented on department specific competency
  • Conducts reassessments according to current nursing standards
  • Mother Infant Unit

  • The Mother-Infant Unit consists of 17 private rooms, two semi-private rooms and two 14-bassinet nurseries. Patients on the Mother Infant Unit include antepartum patients hospitalized with complications of pregnancy, postpartum patients following vaginal or cesarean birth, and newborns born at greater than 35 weeks gestation. Utilizing a modified mother-baby care model, nurses focus on initial and ongoing assessment, closely monitoring and supporting the newborns’ transition to extra uterine life; assessment of the involution process and monitoring for complications in the postpartum period; support for the attachment process and breastfeeding; and patient/family education. Procedures performed in the newborn nursery include circumcision, phlebotomy, car seat testing, newborn hearing screening, and phototherapy.

Scheduled Hours

36 hours per week, day shift.  Every other weekend & holiday required.

About Us

Beth Israel Lahey Health is an integrated system providing patients with better care wherever they are. Care informed by world-class research and education. We are doctors and nurses, technicians and social workers, innovators and educators, and so many others. All with a shared vision for what healthcare can and should be. We are committed to attracting, developing and retaining top talent. We strive to create a diverse and inclusive workplace that reflects the communities in which we work and serve. With a team approach to care, we encourage learning and growth at all levels and offer competitive salaries and benefits.

Equal Opportunity Employer/Minorities/Females/Disabled/Veterans.

Qualifications

Requirements:

  • BSN Preferred
  • MA RN required
  • NRP required at the time of hire
  • 5 years of current Labor & Delivery and Post Partum New Born Nursery experience required