Registered Nurse – L&D job in Joplin, MO

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    Registered Nurse
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  • Location:

    Joplin, MO
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  • Job Type:

    Travel Contract
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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


  • 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


This newly renovated, 7-story, 260-bed hospital has been committed to serving the people of the Joplin community since 1896. This facility’s medical services include critical care, behavioral health and rehab, surgical services, as well as women’s and children’s care. The Intensive Care Unit at this hospital has received national recognition for providing the best care possible for its patients. The Cancer Center here provides comprehensive care through a full range of diagnostic and treatment services. This hospital was founded on the values of being genuine, believing in teamwork, and being fully committed to doing whatever it takes to get the job done.

Joplin is located on the Southwest side of the state, approximately 70 miles west of Springfield. In Joplin, you can experience the natural beauty of Grand Falls, the largest running waterfall in Missouri or hike the beautiful conservation area of The Wildcat Glades Conservation & Audubon Center full of wildlife. Cruise down Route 66 that winds through the heat of downtown Joplin. The downtown area is full of dozens of trendy shops, award-winning restaurants and art galleries all knit together over a bunch of downtown city blocks.


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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