Travel Nursing or Contract L&D RN Job in Yuma, Arizona

RN - L&D

Location: Yuma, AZ

Type of Job: Travel Nursing or Contract

Compensation: $ 41.66 - $ 44.66

Shift: 4

Duration: 13 weeks

Start Date: 2017-02-05

Job Description

A Labor and Delivery RN offers a balance of the same elements that are found in the ICU, OR, emergency 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 Nurse must be able to think quickly and make decisions quickly. Labor and Delivery RNs help the doctor and spend long hours on their feet.

Responsibilities

As a Labor and Delivery Registered Nurse some of your responsibilities include:
  • Providing assessment of contractions, dilation, heart rates, etc.
  • Performing follow-up duties which include:
    • Analyzing the newborns general condition.
    • Checking the mothers condition.
    • Watching for signs of distress.
    • Checking for signs of infections and any other problems.

    Requirements

    • One year of experience as a Labor and Delivery Registered Nurse within the past two years.
    • Active RN License in good standing.
    • Current Basic Life Support from American Heart Association.
    • Negative 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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