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Position : Labor and Delivery Nurse

RN Nights Provides and performs oversight, delegation, and coordination of total nursing care with other health care providers to meet holistic care needs of patients.
Main duties will be Labor and Delivery.
Will also work Med Surg as needed.
Graduate of an accredited school of nursing.
Bachelor’s degree preferred.
Previous RN experience preferred Certificates, Licensure, Registrations.
Currently licensed as a Registered Nurse (RN) the State of Iowa.
Basic Life Support (BLS) required upon completion of orientation Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) preferred.

Meeting with expectant mothers for prenatal visits and providing care for normal and problematic pregnancies.

Teaching childbirth preparation classes.

Providing information, guidance, and hands-on clinical care to pregnant women.

Monitoring fetal heartbeat and length and strength of contractions during labor.

Coaching women, assisting with any complications, and administering medications during birth.

Performing tests on newborns after birth.

Providing guidance to new mothers on all aspects of recovery and infant care.

Using equipment and administering medications related to labor, delivery, and the care of newborns.