JFK Memorial Hospital has provided medical care to residents in
the Coachella Valley since 1966. A group of physicians, including
Dr. Reynaldo Carreon, founded the hospital and today one of JFK's
cross streets is named in his honor.
Originally called Indio Community Hospital, JFK has grown to a
145-bed acute-care hospital that is part of Tenet Healthcare
California. It offers a variety of services, including:
- Emergency care 24/7
- Orthopedic and joint replacement services using emerging
- Cardiovascular services
- Maternity care and pediatric services
- Ambulatory surgery center
- Imaging services
- Outpatient Rehabilitation Center
The professional Labor and Delivery nurse uses the nursing
process to plan, implement, evaluate and document patient care for
the pregnant patient.
The L&D nurse considers the patient's physical,
psychosocial, cultural, spiritual, language barriers, age, teaching
needs, and readiness to learn when providing care for the pregnant
The L&D nurse involves the interdisciplinary team in the
plan of care and patient intervention.
The RN II uses an autonomous practice.
The RN II independently anticipates professional
responsibilities and accepts accountability for professional
The RN II uses critical thinking skills in daily practice.
California RN License
Successful mastery of nursing skills and knowledge related to a
RN I position
BLS from American Heart Association
Fetal Monitoring AWHONN Intermediate at hire.
Fetal Monitoring AWHONN Advanced OR Intermediate within the last
ACLS within six (6) months of hire/transfer