L&D RN, Eureka

Location
Eureka, CA
Salary
Competitive
Posted
Jul 06, 2019
Closes
Aug 05, 2019
Contract Type
Travel
Hours
Full Time
Pay Tier: $$$$$



Emerald Health Services is looking for an experienced L&D Registered Nurse for a 13 week travel assignment at a leading hospital in Eureka, CA.

Description & Requirements

As a Labor & Delivery Travel RN, you will be responsible for ensuring patients are comfortable, healthy, and safe as they give birth. Labor and delivery nurses are responsible for monitoring the vital signs of the patient while the doctor and midwife make sure that the delivery is executed properly and safely.

Responsibilities can include, but not limited to:
  • Sits with and monitors patient throughout (before/during/after) the labor
  • Monitors contractions and helps patient with breathing techniques
  • Performs basic IV and central line skills
  • Performs phlebotomy skills
  • Knowledge of hemodynamics
  • Administers pain medication as ordered; administers other meds to address specific medical conditions, such as hypertension and diabetes
  • Takes and records patient s vital signs, ascertains if problematic
  • Reads fetal monitor & ascertains if there is a problem with baby s heart rate

Facility and Requirements:
  • Work at a leading Eureka facility with experienced staff
  • Reports to the Clinical Manager
  • Minimum 2 years L&D experience
  • BCLS Required, Fetal heart monitoring, NRP, ACLS preferred



Why Work for Emerald Health Services?
  • Highest pay rates in the industry
  • Weekly Direct Deposit
  • Affordable health insurance
  • Industry leading Allowances and reimbursements
  • Furnished corporate Housing options or tax free stipend
  • Referral and loyalty program with cash bonuses and additional perks

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