Travel Labor & Delivery Nurse - (LD RN)

  1. Templeton,CA
  2. Nov 28, 2017
  3. Healthcare : Registered Nurse (RN)
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14615855 Job Description & Requirements
Labor & Delivery Nurse - (LD RN)
StartDate: 11/01/2017Available Shifts: 12 N

Labor and delivery nurses care for women and their infants during labor and childbirth. They are responsible for assisting, supporting and educating women during the four stages of delivery: antepartum, intrapartum, postpartum and neonatal. Providing support for the mother during labor Monitoring the fetal heart rate, and mother's vital signs Measuring the strength and timing of contractions Administering medications and performing diagnostic tests Consulting with physicians and other members of the care team Assisting with inducing labor Coaching the mother during delivery Identifying and assisting with complications Assisting with various procedures, including Cesarean sections Monitoring and performing tests on newborns Providing education and support to mothers and families after delivery.



Labor and delivery (LD) nurses provide care to women and their newborns during the antepartum, intrapartum, postpartum and neonatal stages. They provide support and monitor vital signs of the mother and baby during birth and deal with any potential problems. They may also provide support and education to mothers and their families after giving birth. LD nurses are found in hospitals, clinics and physician offices, and maternity or birthing centers.


Required Qualifications
Years of Experience: 2. - CA license - NO exceptions
- ACLS, BLS, NRP
- 2 full years recent like-unit experience,


Facility Location
Located halfway between San Francisco and Los Angeles, San Luis Obispo is situated in the heart of California's Central Coast where you can spend your day exploring miles of white, sandy beaches, browsing through quaint stores and museums, wine tasting or hiking or bicycling in and around the rolling hills. From the emerald green vineyards to the brilliant blue ocean, you'll discover a unique mix of food, wine, recreation, art and culture—not to mention the jaw-dropping opulence of Hearst Castle—all set amidst warm, friendly surroundings.

Job Benefits
NursesRx, an AMN Healthcare company, is a leading travel nursing staffing agency that can help you achieve the career you've trained for, and the lifestyle you've always wanted. With thousands of positions nationwide, NursesRx lets registered nurses (RN) choose from the very best assignments with top-ranked hospitals and facilities throughout the United States. AMN Healthcare is an EEO/AA/Disability/Protected Veteran Employer.  We encourage minority and female applicants to apply.

About the Company
NursesRx, an AMN Healthcare company, is a leading travel nursing staffing agency that can help you achieve the career you've trained for, and the lifestyle you've always wanted. With thousands of positions nationwide, NursesRx lets registered nurses (RN) choose from the very best assignments with top-ranked hospitals and facilities throughout the United States. AMN Healthcare is an EEO/AA/Disability/Protected Veteran Employer.  We encourage minority and female applicants to apply.

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