Washington, District of Columbia
Nov 12, 2020
Dec 12, 2020
Full Time

Nurses Defining Medicine – NICU (Bridge)

The nurses in the Women's Services Division of George Washington University Hospital (GW Hospital) are Defining Medicine through our capacity to think, research, evaluate, teach, learn, refine, and innovate. We are seeking newly licensed RNs who are committed to serving the childbirth needs of the DC urban and surrounding metro community. Our nurses support mothers by honoring how they wish to birth, which may include natural childbirth with midwifery or doula, water births, Cesarean births, epidurals and options for high-risk situations. We are empowered to foster positive patient outcomes through a collaborative practice model and evidence-based nursing practice. The George Washington University Hospital is a Level I Trauma Teaching Hospital. A helipad opened in 2019, which expedites care to the critically ill or injured. The hospital seeks applicants with a strong sense of social responsibility to match the hospital's commitment to the DC/Metro community. New hospital in DC's East End, Primary and Urgent care development in the surrounding area. Visit gwhospital.com for more information.

Labor and Delivery

We provide clinically advanced, personalized childbirth services with a collaborative approach with Advanced Practitioners and Providers. As a teaching and research hospital, advanced science is accessible for the most challenging birth situations.


  • Support mothers in breastfeeding, bonding and learning how to care for their newborns
  • Collaborate to provide a customized birth experience
  • Prepare and guide mothers through stages of labor
  • Actively learn advanced childbirth techniques and programs
  • Support a nurturing and caring environment
  • Work within a comprehensive team with Unit Educators, Nurse Facilitators, Women's Services RN Administrators and Clinical Supervisors.
  • Provide safe, competent nursing care for patients in accordance with facility policies, standards, and philosophy.



Earn the recognition and support you deserve as a key member of our healthcare team.

  • Certification Reimbursement
  • $1,000 annual certification bonus
  • $100. monthly commuter allowance
  • Clinical Nurse Advancement Program with monetary reward
  • Challenging and rewarding work environment with advanced technological systems, processes and practice
  • Significant opportunities to grow and develop through job-related training, continuing education , and mobility up and across UHS subsidiaries
  • Competitive compensation and generous benefits, including 401(k) with company match, company stock, tuition reimbursement, and excellent medical, dental, vision and prescription drug plan
  • Relocation assistance
  • Shared Governance


We seek nurses who passionately support an individualized birth experience

  • BSN
  • One year full time or three years part time experienced in acute care setting
  • Fetal Monitoring and Training Basic Dysrhythmia Class
  • DC license or eligibility
  • Commitment to our culture that Every Moment Matters
  • Commitment to the surrounding community
  • Ability and desire to work with diverse patient populations

About George Washington University Hospital

The George Washington University Hospital (GW Hospital) is a 410 -bed tertiary care, academic medical center located in downtown Washington, DC, next to the Foggy Bottom metro. GW Hospital serves a diverse group of patients-from local residents to our nation's leaders. As an academic medical center, GW Hospital has the resources and clinical expertise necessary to provide specialized, complex care. This expertise includes cardiac, cancer, neurosciences, women's health, trauma, and advanced surgery including robotic and minimally invasive surgery.

GW Hospital is jointly owned and operated by George Washington University and a subsidiary of Universal Health Services, Inc. (UHS), one of the nation's largest healthcare management companies. The GW School of Medicine and Health Sciences (SMHS), adjacent to the hospital, is the 11th oldest medical center in the country and the first in the nation's capital.

The mission of GW Hospital is to provide the highest quality healthcare, advanced medical technology, and world-class service to its patients in an academic medical center dedicated to education and research.

Equal opportunity employer

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