Family Birth Center - Mount Hood

Note: This information is provided for nursing school faculty to let them know the kinds of clinical experiences available for nursing students at Legacy Health.

Site:

Legacy Mount Hood Medical Center

Unit Name:

Family Birth Center (FBC)

 

 

Patient Population &/or Specialty Served:

OB (LDRP) & GYN

Usual Times/Days of Week Unit Open:

24/7

Shift Length Worked & Start Times:

12 hour shifts, 0600 & 1800

Number of Licensed Patient Beds:

17

Average Daily Unit Census:

7

Average Length of Stay:

2 days

Number RNs Working Each Shift:

6

Skill Mix: 

Mostly RNs with 1 LPN, 1 OB Tech, 1 Perioperative Tech

Average Skill Style of Nursing & Usual Patient Assignment:

Laboring patients 1:1, Post-partum couplets 3:1

Special Skill Sets Usually Required of RNs: 

Fetal monitoring, NRP

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