MUSC Health delivers approximately 2,700 patients annually. Labor and Delivery, which is located in the main hospital, consists of 9 LDRs, 2 ORs, 2 PACU beds, and 2 Triage rooms. In addition to vaginal and cesarean deliveries, L&D provides operative services such as cerclage and tubal ligation. Medical support includes management of gestational/chronic diabetes, hypertension, and other high risk antepartum conditions including acceptance of high risk maternal transports from the region. Electronic Fetal Monitoring is available in all beds.
Bachelor of Nursing degree preferred. RN staff hired on or after July 1, 2013 with an Associate or Diploma degree in nursing are required to be enrolled in an accredited BSN program within two years and successfully obtain a BSN degree within four years of the RN hire or reclassification date. A minimum of one year of work experience as a registered nurse in Labor & Delivery or Antepartum required.
MUSC Health, the clinical enterprise, operates a 750-bed medical center in Charleston, South Carolina, which includes a nationally recognized Children’s Hospital, the Ashley River Tower (cardiovascular, digestive disease, and surgical oncology), Hollings Cancer Center (one of only 66 elite National Cancer Institute designated centers), a Level I Trauma Center and the Institute of Psychiatry. In ad...dition, there are more than 100 outreach clinics and telehealth sites (http://www.muschealth.org/about-us/).