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

RN - L&D

Location: Baltimore, MD (Washington area)

Type of Job: Travel Nursing or Contract

Compensation: $ 39.42 - $ 42.42

Shift: 5

Duration: 13 weeks

Start Date: 2017-01-23

Job Description

A Labor and Delivery RN offers a balance of the same elements that are found in critical care, operating room, emergency department and pediatric nursing. A Labor and Delivery RN must have excellent communication skills because they are the link between the patient, family members and the doctor. A Labor and Delivery Registered Nurse must be able to think quickly and make decisions quickly. Labor and Delivery Nurses assist the physician and spend many hours on their feet.

Responsibilities

As a L&D Registered Nurse some of your responsibilities consist of:
  • Assessing contractions, dilation, heart rates, etc.
  • Performing follow-up duties which include:
    • Analyzing the newborns general condition.
    • Checking the mothers condition.
    • Watching for signs of trouble.
    • Checking 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 Nursing License in good standing.
    • Up to date 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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