Labor and Delivery Nurse (RN) - Per Diem or Full-time

Recruiter
The Execu|Search Group
Location
Yonkers
Salary
Competitive
Posted
Aug 13, 2017
Closes
Aug 14, 2017
Industry
Service
Employer Type
Direct Employer
Employment Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Job Description:

About the Opportunity The Labor and Delivery Unit of a recognized New York City hospital is actively seeking a licensed Registered Nurse (RN) for a promising position with their growing medical team. In this role, the Labor and Delivery Nurse (RN) will be responsible for admitting patients, preparing them for scheduled procedures and caring for them post recovery. Per diem and full-time opportunities are available. Local and Travel Nurses (RNs) are welcome to apply! Company Description Hospital Job Description The Labor and Delivery Nurse (RN) will be responsible for: * Caring for high-risk ante-partum patients with multiple high risk diagnoses in an outpatient setting by assessing through fetal diagnostic testing for fetal well-being * 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 * Performing other duties, as assigned Required Skills * 1+ year of experience in a Labor and Delivery setting * Associate's Degree in Nursing * Current NYS Registered Nurse (RN) license * BLS and ACLS certifications * Neonatal Resuscitation Program (NRP) certification * Fetal Monitoring certification * Patient oriented * Great interpersonal skills * Excellent communication skills (written and verbal) * Strong attention to detail * Highly organized * Able to multitask efficiently and effectively Desired Skills * Bachelor's Degree in Nursing