Registered Nurse – L&D job in Arcata, CA

  • Profession:

    Registered Nurse
  • Specialty:

    L&D
  • Location:

    Arcata, CA
  • Start date:

    2021-04-19
  • Job Type:

    Travel Contract
  • Job ID:

    209630

Labor & Delivery Unit/ L&D Registered Nurse (RN) Travel Job

As a Labor and Delivery (L&D) Registered Nurse, you will provide direct care and support for women before, during, and after the delivery of a baby.

Labor and Delivery RN Responsibilities:

  • The L&D RN is responsible for monitoring patient throughout labor
  • The Registered Nurse serves as the primary point of contact for family members
  • Performs knowledge of phlebotomy, basic IV and central lines
  • L&D registered nurses exhibit knowledge of hemodynamics
  • Assesses and records maternal vital signs throughout labor and post-partum stages
  • Administers pain medication and other medicines as ordered
  • Labor and Delivery nurses ensure that patient is in proper positioning for delivery
  • Aids doctor with aspect of delivery
  • RN reads fetal monitor and monitors baby’s heart rate
  • Records time of birth
  • The Labor and Delivery Registered Nurse provides immediate care of newborn
  • Educates and supports new mothers and families on infant care
  • The RN Provides other duties as assigned

BENEFITS OF BEING GIFTED!

  • Refer a Registered Nurse – You and your referral both get $500 with GIFTED’s Refer an RN Friend Program
  • Flexible scheduling
  • Premium pay
  • Same Day or Weekly Pay
  • Ability to work in premier facilities
  • Access to Chief Nursing Officer 24-7
  • Access to Social Worker 24-7
  • Group Health insurance benefits:
    • Medical Plan
    • Dental Plan
    • Vision Plan
    • Short and Long Term Disability
    • AD&D Insurance

Benefits of being a GIFTED TRAVEL NURSE

  • Private housing and housing allowance
  • Personal Career Coach
  • Extremely competitive personalized pay package

FACILITY DETAILS

This 78-bed, acute care medical facility is locally owned, independently operated, and committed to providing the best care to their patients. It offers a complete range of acute care inpatient services, including OB, emergency medicine, physical therapy, ICU, MedSurg and radiological services. This hospital is one of the first and one of very few hospitals to offer an on-site vegetable garden serving fresh produce to its patients and employees.

Arcata is a small university town on the north end of Humboldt Bay in California. It is the perfect place to relax and enjoy life the way it should be, enjoying fresh air and a beautiful natural environment. The pace of life is a bit calmer in Arcata and Humboldt County features rocky coasts, scenic rivers, sandy beaches and over 40 parks and preserves to explore. See the world’s largest trees in Redwood National & State Park or discover the birds and mammals at Humboldt Bay National Wildlife Refuge. Be sure to also check out the dozens of fine restaurants, coffee shops, art galleries, museums, antique stores, and one-of-a-kind shops in Old Town Eureka.

ABOUT GIFTED HEALTHCARE

GIFTED Healthcare is a company that believes in the power of one person to make a difference in patient care. Join the ranks of our rapidly growing team of healthcare professionals, and become that difference!

Do you remember why you became a Registered Nurse at GIFTED? We do!


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