Wisconsin is a great place to live and work. The varied landscape of Wisconsin makes the state a popular vacation destination for outdoor recreation. From hiking, camping, fishing and boating in the summer to skiing, ice fishing and snowmobile derbies in the winter, there is never a shortage of things for RN to do!
Aside from great outdoor experiences, Wisconsin has fantastic cities and small towns with great selections for dining and nightlife adventures. There is rich calendar of festivals and fairs around the state including the Great Wisconsin Cheese Festival in Little Chute.
The beautiful Door Peninsula, which extends off the eastern coast of the state, contains the charming Door County, with quaint villages and cherry orchards.
The Milwaukee metro is home to roughly one-third of the state's population. Milwaukee is at the northern edge of an urban area bordering Lake Michigan that stretches southward into greater Chicago.
Culturally rich Madison is both a college town and the state capitol cultural. A Madison suburb, Middleton, was ranked the "Best Place to Live in America" in 2007 by Money Magazine.From small town to large city and everything in between, Wisconsin is definitely one state that will make you feel at home, making your decision to advance your career through travel nursing a great one!
ResponsibilitiesAs a Maternal and Child Health Nurse your duties consist of:
- Supplying information on Family planning methods.
- Promoting preventive prenatal practices for mothers. Which includes assisting her with prenatal care, have a better diet, and reducing and/or eliminating her use of alcohol, tobacco, and illegal drugs.
- Promoting the health and well being of pregnant women and their children.
- Increasing family vaccination rates.
- Assisting the mother get ready physically and emotionally for the arrival of her baby.
- Provide guidance for the expecting mother and her family members to ensure she will be more self-sufficient by encouraging them to develop a vision for their life.
RequirementsOne year of experience as an Maternal and Child Health Registered Nurse within the past two years.
- Current Nursing License in good standing.
- Up to date Basic Life Support through American Heart Association.
- Must pass pre-employment drug screen.