Position : Labor and Delivery Nurse
Traveler must hold CURRENT NYS license.
Travelers without a current NY license will not be considered.
Traveler must have completed at least 1 previous traveler assignment. New travelers will not be considered.
3 shifts per week or 6 shifts bi-weekly guaranteed.
BLS required, ACLS preferred and NRP required if assignment is over 13 weeks
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.