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RN Registered Nurse - High Risk Unit OB - Full-Time, Days

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RN-Registered Nurse - OB High Risk Unit 001 - Full-Time,Day - Sacred Hrt Hosp Pensacola - Pensacola,FL

We are hiring:

Our outstanding Perinatal unit, based in beautiful Pensacola Florida, is looking for a compassionate High Risk / OB Registered Nurse to commit to our team of mission-driven, health care professionals. Join this highly-motivated team of caregivers and enjoy a challenging and welcoming environment based on optimal patient care.


Why join Ascension?

  • Exceptional Reputation: Sacred Heart’s Regional Perinatal Center is home to Northeast Florida’s only specialized care team for women with high risk pregnancies, women who are at risk for complications during pregnancy, or whose unborn children are not developing as expected.

  • Power of Purpose: For the associates at Sacred Heart, work is more than the place we go each day. It’s an environment that nurtures relationships, connects talent, and understands patients so we can provide holistic care that treats the whole person: body, mind and spirit. Our innovative approach impacts and influences the community that we serve.

  • Strength in our People: At Ascension, we believe our people are our strength and we invest in them. In addition to the chance to have a positive impact on the people and communities we serve, associates benefit from significant professional opportunities, career advancement, training and competitive wages. We also support work-life balance and spirituality in the workplace.


What you will do:

Our team of 35 dedicated associates work on a 20-bed perinatal unit.  As a high-risk OB nurse, you would have the opportunity to work directly with the OBGYN and Maternal Fetal Medicine physicians to safely care for moms who need specialized care.


Patient Ratios:

High-risk Ante 1:4

High-risk drips 1:2

Continuous Fetal Monitoring 1:3

Sacred Heart is a Baby Friendly Hospital; as such, we pride ourselves on providing all our nurses with specialty training in fetal monitoring, Neonatal Resuscitation, and breastfeeding education.



  • Three (12) hour shifts 7-7  

  • Self-scheduling, 6-week schedule; holidays are divided amongst groups.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Provide direct nursing care in accordance with established policies, procedures and protocols of the healthcare organization.

  • Implement and monitor patient care plans. Monitor, record and communicate patient condition as appropriate.

  • Serve as a primary coordinator of all disciplines for well-coordinated patient care.

  • Note and carry out physician and nursing orders.

  • Assess and coordinate patient's discharge planning needs with members of the healthcare team.


What you will need:

Required Credentials:

  • BLS Provider credentialed from the American Heart Association (AHA) obtained prior to hire date or job transfer date. 

  • Licensed Registered Nurse credentialed from the Florida Board of Nursing obtained prior to hire date or job transfer date. 



  • Diploma from an accredited school/college of nursing

    • Bachelor's degree in nursing preferred.


Work Experience:

  • None required.

  • 1 Year of experience reading fetal monitoring preferred

    • Previous high-risk OB, Labor and Delivery, or other closely related specialty is strongly preferred 



At Ascension, we provide a competitive compensation package inclusive of a wide range of flexible benefit options. We support work-life balance through generous paid time off and encourage spirituality in the workplace.

Equal Employment Opportunity

Sacred Heart Health System is an equal opportunity employer.

Please note that Ascension will make an offer of employment only to individuals who have applied for a position using our official application. Be on alert for possible fraudulent offers of employment. Ascension will not solicit money or banking information from applicants.

E-Verify Statement

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Job ID: 351227
Category: Nursing
Facility: FLPEN Sacred Heart Hosp Pens
Ministry: Sacred Heart Health System, FL
Location: Pensacola, FL

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