Labor & Delivery Nurse (RN) - Local and Travel

The Execu|Search Group
Aug 13, 2017
Aug 14, 2017
Employer Type
Direct Employer
Employment Type
Full Time
Job Description:

About the Opportunity A New York City-based hospital is actively seeking a licensed Registered Nurse (RN) for a promising position with their growing Labor and Delivery staff. In this role, the Labor & Delivery Nurse (RN) will be responsible for caring for high risk ante partum patients with multiple high risk diagnoses in an outpatient setting and assessing through fetal diagnostic testing for fetal well-being. Part-time, per diem and full-time positions are available. Local and Travel Nurses (RNs) are welcome to apply! Company Description Hospital Job Description The Labor & Delivery Nurse (RN) will be responsible for: * Admitting patients, preparing them for scheduled procedures, and caring for them post recovery * Utilizing the nursing process based on research and evidence based outcomes to meet patient care needs * Participating in maintaining a safe patient environment * Maintaining a working knowledge of departmental and hospital standards, policies and procedures * Projecting an image of professionalism in communication, appearance and conduct * Supporting the mission of the Patient Care Services * Participating in the continuous quality improvement process Required Skills * 1+ year of prior experience working on the Labor and Delivery Unit within a Hospital * Associate's Degree in Nursing * Active NYS Registered Nurse (RN) license * Neonatal Resuscitation Program (NRP) and Fetal Monitoring certifications * BLS and ACLS certifications * Solid assessment, clinical, and documentation skills * Patient oriented * Great interpersonal skills * Excellent communication skills (written and verbal) * Strong attention to detail * Highly organized Desired Skills * Bachelor's Degree in Nursing