RN - Labor and Delivery

Location: Sylvania, OH

Type of Job: Travel or Local Contract

Job Description

A Labor and Delivery Nurse provides a balance of the same elements that are found in the ICU, OR, ER department and pediatric nursing. A Labor and Delivery RN must have excellent communication skills because they are the link between the patient, family members and the doctor. A Labor and Delivery Registered Nurse must be able to think on their feet and come up with solutions quickly. L&D Nurses aide the physician and spend long hours on their feet.

Responsibilities

As a L&D Registered Nurse some of your responsibilities consist of:
  • Assessing contractions, dilation, heart rates, etc.
  • Providing follow-up duties which consist of:
    • Checking the condition of the newborn.
    • Assessing the condition of the mother.
    • Watching for signs of trouble.
    • Checking for signs of infections and any other complications.

    Requirements

    • One year of experience as a L&D RN within the past two years.
    • Active RN License in good standing.
    • Current BLS through American Heart Association.
    • Must pass pre-employment drug screen.

    Benefits

    • Weekly Pay
    • Direct Deposit
    • Dental Insurance
    • Life Insurance
    • Medical Insurance
    • AFLAC
    • Referral Bonus
    • Renewal Bonus
    • 401-K
    • Joint Commission Certified

Sylvania, OH

Nurses, welcome to the home of the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame, Ohio. Ohio features all the outdoor activities you'd expect in a Midwest state and huge number of museums and events that will use up all your free time while on nursing assignment. Ohio features 1,100 miles of hiking trails and 174,000 acres of state parks which is perfect for fishing, camping, and hiking. If you love hunting, you'll find some great spots to hunt deer and turkey.  Your travel nursing assignment in Ohio will not disappoint. 

While on a break from your nursing job, be sure to take advantage of the several different sports teams from the Cincinnati Bengals to the Columbus Blue Jackets. After enjoying some sports it’s off to their wide selection of museums. Enjoy the history of rock and roll at the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame. See the best players in football at the Pro Football Hall of Fame.  If sports or music isn't your thing they have several art museums, a railroad museum, a motorcycle museum, and even several science centers. If you have a bit of a sweet tooth, visit Esther Price chocolates. You'll get a bit of history, and try some samples all for free. 

Every year the Pro Football Hall of Fame hosts an enshrinement festival. Each year the newest members of the hall of fame are honored. Also during the festival you can enjoy some fun runs, a  food fest, fireworks, tailgate parties, and parades. If you enjoy music, then the Macy's Musical Festival is the place to be. This two night event is one of the largest celebrations of R&B musicians.  It attracts up to 65000 people each year and features some of the best R&B musicians. You can also visit the Vectren Dayton Air Show. During this event, Ohio celebrates its history with flight. Ohio is known as the birthplace of aviation and this event features modern day aerobatic champions, military jet flyers, and much more. Travel nurses love to explore everything that Ohio has to offer - join the excitement! 

This is just the tip of the iceberg of all that Ohio has to offer. Call us now to find out what positions are available in your specialty. You will not regret coming to Ohio while you're hiking, fishing, enjoying their wide selection of museums, zoos, and hall of fames. Let Nurses PRN and Ohio be your guide to greater adventure and fun.

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