Community Health Systems Nurse Extern - OB in Granite City, Illinois


Render care to patients in assigned areas and participate in related activities. May perform secretarial/clerical duties for the nursing division. Functions as communication link between physician, nurse, patient, hospital personnel, and visitors. Must be flexible and willing to accept responsibility. This purpose of this position is also to give nursing students some additional clinical experience to help develop the skills they have obtained in their nursing program, and to assist in the transition from student to Registered Nurse.


Education: High school diploma or GED. Must have finished 2 semesters of nursing clinicals and currently enrolled, in good standing, in an accredited R.N. program.

Experience: Demonstrate an understanding of and an appreciation for the physical, social and psychological needs of pediatric, adolescent, adult and geriatric patients. Knowledge of medical terminology

Licenses/Certificates: Must have American Heart Association Healthcare Provider Basic Life Support certification upon hire. Must have current certification in Crisis Prevention (CPI) or complete within 30 days of hire

Job: Obstetrics (Labor & Delivery , Maternal Child)

Organization: Gateway Regional Medical Center

Location: IL-Granite City

Requisition ID: 1834523

This organization does not discriminate in any way to deprive any person of employment opportunities or otherwise adversely affect the status of any employee because of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, genetic information, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, citizenship, veteran status, or military or uniformed services, in accordance with all applicable governmental laws and regulations. In addition, the facility complies with all applicable federal, state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment.