Planned Parenthood Registered Nurse (PT-VABCH) in Virginia


The Virginia League for Planned Parenthood

Registered Nurse (RN) /Part-Time

Virginia Beach, VA


The Virginia League for Planned Parenthood (VLPP) has an opening for a full time Registered Nurse (RN) to serve as a member of our patient care team in surgical services. Under the supervision of the medical director and/or physician, the RR/IV nurse provides care before, during and after abortion procedures in compliance with VLPP medical protocols.

DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES (may include some or all of the following):

● Perform all tasks according to VLPP Medical Standards and Guidelines as well as relevant HIPAA, CLIA, OSHA, OLC and other regulatory requirements, including infection control standards and security guidelines

● Performing pre-op services (to include lab tests and patient education), assisting patients and physicians during procedures (to include starting IVs and monitoring vitals during sedation), and providing post-surgery support in recovery

● Conduct pre-operative visits for abortion patients, which may include some or all of the following components: vital signs, Rh factor, hemoglobin, pregnancy test, ultrasound scan, options counseling, state consent, abortion education and informed consent, birth control education and STI screening

● Prepare medications for administration per physician’s instructions; count/co-sign narcotics records as necessary

● Establish IV access for sedation patients in preparation for in-clinic procedures

● Assess patient prior to receiving sedation and monitor and document vitals during sedation procedures

● Supervise patient recovery area following surgical procedures, to include the provision of medication per physician’s orders, attending to patients’ physical and emotional comfort, reviewing aftercare instructions and birth control information

● If bilingual, provide interpretation/translation as needed to clients and other staff

● Perform other duties as needed/required


  • Current State of Virginia Registered Nurse (RN) License

  • Current CPR certification

  • A minimum of one (1) year work experience in reproductive health and/or ambulatory surgical center preferred

  • Bilingual English/Spanish is highly preferred

  • The ideal candidate will have demonstrated ability in balancing demands of fast-paced clinic environment with attention to detail and patient-centered care

  • Must be flexible as evenings and weekend availability is required

Virginia League for Planned Parenthood (VLPP) is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Location: VA

Activation Date: Tuesday, October 18, 2016

Expiration Date: Thursday, June 1, 2017

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