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Registered Nurse Labor & Delivery (Permanent with one of the major hospitals)

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Title : RN Labor and Delivery

Shift : 6:45 pm – 7:30 am 

Location : Newburgh NY 

Duration : Permanent with one of the major hospitals

Rate : Negotiable

Job Summary

This is a full-time, night shift position with one of the major hospitals providing full continuity of care in Labor & Delivery, located at Newburgh, NY

Required Criteria

  • At least one year of acute care RN experience in Labor & Delivery 
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Nursing Preferred 
  • Current New York State RN license 
  • BCLS/BLS certification 

Job Responsibilities

  • The Registered Professional Nurse is responsible for the delivery of optimal patient care utilizing the Nursing Process, and adhering to standards of care in accordance with hospital policies and procedures. 
  • Performs initial assessment on all admitted laboring and non-laboring ante-partum patients 
  • Screens patients for pain during the initial assessment and reassess according to guidelines.
  • Categorizes patients in the appropriate level of classification.
  • Applies external fetal monitor and interprets fetal heart tracing and uterine activity.
  • Implements intervention appropriately based on fetal heart rate pattern and maternal status during labor.
  • Identifies emergency situations, observes age and notifies provider accordingly.
  • Administers medication according to the 5 rights of safety and infection control guidelines and or per Provider's orders.
  • Collaborates patient care with other disciplines accordingly.
  • Assists the physicians/midwife during a delivery.
  • Demonstrates efficiency in circulating as well as scrubbing in the OR.
  • Follows sterile techniques during scrubbing and circulating.
  • Exhibits and understands established standard of care for both high and low risk obstetrical
  • Patients. Assesses monitors and evaluates patients' behavior for high risks criteria. Applies appropriate level of observation based on identified risk factors.
  • Provides initial care of the newborn of delivery.
  • Facilitates mother-infant bonding including initiation breast feeding.
  • Monitors the homodynamic status of the postpartum and post cesarean patient in the Recovery Room.
  • Assesses learning needs preferences. Promote patient education at the most appropriate time.
  • Identities patient/family learning needs (age appropriate), and teaches appropriate principles and procedures related to care in relation to age.
  • Demonstrates knowledge on restraints guidelines.
  • Demonstrates awareness and acceptance of cultural diversity in patients' population and workforce.
  • Provides patients education accordingly.
  • Identifies and demonstrate technique on interpersonal/team building.
  • Assesses, monitors and evaluates patient's response on sedation analgesic with consideration on age specific needs.

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Registered Nurse Labor & Delivery (Permanent with one of the major hospitals)

Newburgh, NY 12550
Full Time
Early Career (2+ yrs experience)

Published on 03/31/2020