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Connecting employers with the talent they need + connecting healthcare professionals with the jobs they’ll love

Headquartered in New York City with 9 additional offices in New York, New Jersey, Connecticut, Massachusetts, and Florida, The Execu|Search Group specializes in the placement of healthcare professionals in full-time and temporary roles. From Registered Nursing positions to Medical Directors and Hospital Administrators, we work with some of the best healthcare facilities and are focused on connecting candidates with jobs that are tailored to their unique qualifications.  Our Health Services recruiters have achieved the Gold Seal of Approval™ for healthcare staffing services from The Joint Commission, which recognizes our dedication to providing our clients with qualified healthcare professionals.


The Execu|Search Group

CITY :

NEW YORK

STATE :

NY

COUNTRY :

USA

ZIP CODE :

10001

JOB ID NUMBER :

U1016434

POSTED :

02/22/2017

Labor and Delivery Nurse (RN) - Nights


The Execu|Search Group


POSITION TYPE:  Temporary / Consulting

JOB SUMMARY:


Labor and Delivery Nurse (RN) - Nights
Labor and Delivery Nurse (RN) - Nights
Location: New York, NY
Salary: 
Experience: 2. year(s)
Job Type: Temporary / Consulting
Job ID: U1016434
 
   
About the Opportunity

A medical center in New York City is actively seeking a licensed Registered Nurse (RN), with a strong Labor and Delivery background, for a promising position with their growing Night shift staff. In this role, the Labor and Delivery Nurse (RN) will be responsible for assisting women during the process of childbirth. Local and Travel Nurses (RNs) are welcome. Apply today!

Company Description

Medical Center

Job Description

The Labor and Delivery Nurse (RN) will be responsible for

  • 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
  • Recognize complications and act quickly in order to stabilize the situation
  • Communicate with the patient, the patient’s family, and the appropriate Physicians and Specialists in order to ensure a safe and healthy delivery
Required Skills
  • 2+ years of experience in a Labor and Delivery setting
  • Bachelor'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