Travel Nursing or Contract L&D RN Job in Detroit, Michigan

RN - L&D

Location: Port Huron, MI (Detroit area)

Type of Job: Travel Nursing or Contract

Shift: 5

Duration: 13 weeks

Start Date: 2017-02-14

Job Description

A Labor and Delivery Registered Nurse provides a balance of the same elements that are found in critical care, OR, ER department and pediatric nursing. A Labor and Delivery Nurse needs to have excellent communication skills because they are the link between the patient, family members and the physician. A Labor and Delivery Registered Nurse must be able to think on their feet and make decisions quickly. L&D RNs aide the obstetrician and spend several hours on their feet.

Responsibilities

As a Labor and Delivery RN some of your duties consist of:
  • Making assessments of contractions, cervix for dilation, fetal heart rate, etc.
  • Performing follow-up duties which consist of:
    • Checking the condition of the newborn.
    • Checking the condition of the mother.
    • Looking for signs of trouble.
    • Watching for signs of infections and any other troubles.

    Requirements

    • One year of experience as a Labor and Delivery RN within the past two years.
    • Current RN License in good standing.
    • Up to date BLS from American Heart Association.
    • Must pass pre-employment drug screen.

You can earn up to $250 when you find a travel or contract job at TPC and that's in addition to any bonuses from the agency!
 

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