Travel Nursing L&D RN Job in Washington, District of Columbia

RN - L&D

Location: Clinton, MD (Washington area)

Type of Job: Travel Nursing

Shift: 23:00 - 07:00

Duration: 8 weeks

Start Date: 2016-10-23

Job Description

A Labor and Delivery Registered Nurse offers 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 doctor. A Labor and Delivery Nurse must be able to think quickly and make decisions quickly. L&D RNs aide the obstetrician and spend many hours on their feet.

Responsibilities

As a L&D Nurse some of your responsibilities consist of:
  • Providing assessment of contractions, dilation, heart rates, etc.
  • Performing follow-up duties which consist of:
    • Analyzing the condition of the newborn.
    • Checking the condition of the mother.
    • Watching for signs of trouble.
    • Watching for signs of infections and any other troubles.

    Requirements

    • One year of experience as a L&D Nurse within the past two years.
    • Current Nursing 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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