The registered nurse provides professional nursing services for the care and treatment of patients. The RN assesses and implements and evaluates individual patient care in the Labor and Delivery Unit according to nursing services departmental policies, procedures and standards of care and accepts responsibility for the direction of co-workers in the implementation of the nursing care plan.
Labor and Delivery has 12 rooms, 3 operating rooms, and 6 OB triage beds. Sparrow is the regional referral center for high risk obstetric care.
Current RN Michigan License
Clinical knowledge and critical thinking skills necessary to deliver quality patient care.
Interpersonal skills for effective communication.
Physically able to to lifting, moving and transporting of patients.
Demonstrates the knowledge and skills required for age specific care. Care is based on physical, educational, safety, phsycho/social, cultural and spiritual needs.
Sparrow is a growing health system with two Lansing campuses, hospitals in St. Johns, Ionia and Carson City as well as dozens of satellite care centers, Physicians Health Plan, Sparrow Physicians Health Network, the Sparrow Medical Group and the Sparrow Michigan Athletic Club (MAC).
We are a teaching hospital and the regional referral center for cancer, trauma, pediatrics, orthopedics, cardiov...ascular, neonatal intensive care, and neurological care, which gives you options you won't find in smaller facilities. Our Emergency Department is the only Level I Trauma Center in mid-Michigan. A separate, pediatric ED is specifically designed for Patients under 19.