Providence Health & Services Registered Nurse – Labor & Delivery/PostPartum in Polson, Montana


Providence is calling a Registered Nurse (RN) (Labor and Delivery Department, Per Diem/Supplemental, 0.0FTE, No Guaranteed Hours or Benefits, Variable Shifts) to Providence St. Joseph Medical Center in Polson, Montana.

The Labor and Delivery team at Providence St. Joseph Medical

Center invites you to join us - be a part of the miracle of births, new

families and generations! The size of our center enables us to have a feel of

family, both on the team and with the patients we serve and you’ll have the

opportunity to participate in a wide variety of specialized care. And our

outstanding leadership team and fellow caregivers will be at your side,

supporting you every step of the way.

You’ll join our community of caregivers delivering every day on our

Mission to provide compassionate care that is accessible for all - especially

those who are poor and vulnerable. Please

watch our Nurses of Providence video to find out more about who a nurse at

Providence is:

In this position you will:

  • Assess, plan, implement, and evaluate nursing care needs for mother and baby.

  • Demonstrate strong teaching and communication skills with mothers, family members, and the care team.

  • Demonstrate critical thinking skills, decisive judgment and the ability to work with minimal supervision in a fast-paced environment.


Required qualifications for this position include:

  • Nursing degree/diploma required upon hire

  • All Registered Nurses without a Bachelor's of Nursing (BSN) degree or higher must obtain a BSN within 3 years of hire. RNs with 20 years of RN experience will not be required to obtain a BSN

  • Unencumbered Registered Nurse (RN) license in state(s) of hire, and wherever care is delivered. If RN holds a multistate license through the Nurse Licensure Compact (NLC), the RN must adhere to the requirements of licensure in the new state(s) of hire

  • Basic Life Saving (BLS) certification upon hire

  • Required within 6 months of being hired:

  • Advanced Cardiovascular Life Support (ACLS) certification

  • Pediatric Emergency Assessment, Recognition and Stabilization (PEARS) certification

  • Neonatal Resuscitation Program (NRP) certification

  • Basic Fetal Monitoring certification

  • 12 months acute care experience working with the patient population similar to department of hire or completion of the specialty residency at St. Joseph Medical Center

Preferred qualifications for this position include :

  • One (1) year experience in Labor & Delivery/PostPartum (LDRP)

  • One (1) year experience in obstetrical care

About the hospital you will serve.

Providence St. Joseph Medical Center is a 22-bed critical access hospital in beautiful northwest Montana employing nearly 250 employees, including physicians. With expanding services, building renovations and outstanding technology, our community hospital is the heart of medical care in Polson, Montana and the large, sparsely populated surrounding area. We have close ties to Providence St. Patrick Hospital and Health Sciences Center, Providence's tertiary center located 66 miles away in Missoula.

We offer a full comprehensive range of benefits - see our website for details

Our Mission

As expressions of God’s healing love, witnessed through the ministry of Jesus, we are steadfast in serving all, especially those who are poor and vulnerable.

About Us

Providence Health & Services is a not-for-profit Catholic network of hospitals, care centers, health plans, physicians, clinics, home health care and services guided by a Mission of caring the Sisters of Providence began over 160 years ago. Providence is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Providence does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, disability, veteran, military status, religion, age, creed, national origin, sexual identity or expression, sexual orientation, marital status, genetic information, or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law.

Schedule: On Call

Shift: Variable

Job Category: Labor & Delivery/Obstetric Nursing

Location: Montana-Polson

Req ID: 190136