RN – Labor & Delivery

RN - Labor & Delivery


Healthcare - Travel + Acute Care Nursing


Cooperstown, New York

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WCS Healthcare is currently seeking a Labor and Delivery nurse for a well-established teaching hospital in Cooperstown, New York. Candidates must have 2 years of experience in a Labor and Delivery environment and must be able to work independently &n

Job Description:

Compensation : $ 70
Job ID : 18533

Job Function:

  • 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
  • Screens patients for pain during the initial assessment and reassess according to guidelines
  • Assists the physicians and midwife during a delivery

Job Requirements:

Job Requirement:

  • Graduate from an accredited School of Nursing or Bachelor's Degree in Nursing (BSN)
  • Current New York State RN license
  • 2+ years of acute care experience in this specialty
  • BLS certification from the American Heart Association
  • NRP (Neonatal Resuscitation Program) certification
  • Excellent communication and customer service skills


Disclosure: The hourly rates and/or salaries listed may or may not reflect total compensation packages including bonus and fringe benefits, etc., nor are the advertisement(s) posted a guarantee of a certain compensation package for a position or bona fide offer of employment. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, or protected veteran status and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability.

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