- Department: Mother and Infant Unit
- Benefitted Part-time 32 hours days & E/O/W
- Day shift
- Mass RN license required
POSITION SUMMARY: The Mother Infant Unit/Nursery RN under the supervision of the Clinical
Manager and Director performs services in a designated area according to the policies,
procedures, philosophy, and objectives of the department and hospital. Works cooperatively
within department and other services to create a system of quality health care.
POSITION RESPONSIBLITIES: Maintains current knowledge in the area of family centered care to
support the role of woman in promoting their own health and well being and that of their
children and families. Mother-baby (couplet) care, a critical component of the family-centered
philosophy, reflects the family-centered perspective for assessment, planning, and delivery of
care to women and newborns. The focus of mother-baby nursing care is teaching and role
modeling, while providing bedside care to the mother and baby together.