Location: North Kansas City, MO (Kansas City area)
Type of Job: Travel Nursing or Contract
Compensation: $ 39.74 - $ 42.74
Duration: 13 weeks
Start Date: 2017-01-30
A Labor and Delivery Nurse provides a balance of the same elements that are found in the ICU, operating room, ER department and pediatric nursing. A Labor and Delivery Registered Nurse has 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 quickly and make decisions quickly. L&D Registered Nurses aide the doctor and spend many hours on their feet.
As a L&D Nurse some of your responsibilities include:
Assessing contractions, dilation, fetal heart rate, etc.
Providing follow-up duties which include:
Assessing the newborns general condition.
Assessing the condition of the mother.
Looking for signs of distress.
Checking for signs of infections and any other complications.
One year of experience as a Labor and Delivery Nurse within the past two years.
Current RN License in good standing.
Current BLS from American Heart Association.
Negative Drug Screen.
Kansas City, MO
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Family entertainment reigns supreme just as much as personal merriment here in Kansas City. A number of attractions await you and your family in this wonderful city. Museums, theater, and a friendly zoo are only some of the stops you'll want to make a point of exploring for yourself.
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