Per Diem Labor and Delivery Nurse (RN) - Nights

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

About the Opportunity A hospital in New York City is actively seeking a licensed Registered Nurse (RN) for a promising Per Diem position with their growing Labor and Delivery staff. In this role, the Per Diem Labor and Delivery Nurse (RN) will be responsible for assisting women during the process of childbirth. Apply today! Company Description Hospital Job Description The Per Diem Labor and Delivery Nurse (RN) will: * Monitor the fetal heart rate in order to determine if the baby is handling labor well * Monitor the woman's blood pressure, temperature, strength and timing of contractions, and cervical dilation * Assist the woman in finding ways to help labor progress more quickly and comfortably * Help coach the woman with breathing exercises and pushing * Alert the Attending Physicians so that further interventions can occur, such as a caesarian delivery * Assist the Physicians when epidurals or pain medications are administered, episiotomies are performed, or when the woman requires preparation for a caesarian delivery Required Skills * 2+ years of previous experience in a Labor and Delivery setting * Bachelor's Degree in Nursing * NYS Registered Nurse (RN) license * Solid assessment, clinical, and documentation skills * Patient oriented * Great interpersonal skills * Excellent communication skills (written and verbal) * Strong attention to detail * Highly organized * Able to multitask efficiently and effectively