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Labor & Delivery Nurse - Travel - (LD RN)

Job ID: 395185
Discipline Registered Nurse
Date Posted: 6/15/2018
Address: 1225 Lake Street
Location: Melrose Park, IL
Shift: 12 N
Duration: 6 Weeks
Start Date: 7/4/2018
Company: Onward
Employment Type: Temporary
Pay Rate: Call for details

*Wages are based on average rates and may be impacted by facility budgets and seasonality and may include a combination of taxable and non-taxable earnings and reimbursements. 

Job Description & Requirements

Labor & Delivery Nurse - Travel - (LD RN)


As a valued member of the LD nursing team, you will care for patients with a wide range of conditions including complex cases. This role is perfect for passionate caregivers who want to experience cutting edge technologies and top notch patient care models. Details: Labor and delivery nurses care for women and their infants during labor and childbirth. They are responsible for assisting, supporting and educating women during the four stages of delivery: antepartum, intrapartum, postpartum and neonatal. Providing support for the mother during labor, Monitoring the fetal heart rate and mother’s vital signs; Measuring the strength and timing of contractions; Administering medications and performing diagnostic tests; Consulting with physicians and other members of the care team; Assisting with inducing labor; Coaching the mother during delivery; Identifying and assisting with complications; Assisting with various procedures, including Cesarean sections; Monitoring and performing tests on newborns; Providing education and support to mothers and families after delivery.

Facility Location

Situated on the banks of Lake Michigan, this Midwestern metropolis combines global high-style with a friendly, down-home soul. Along with its superb medical facilities, visitors to Chicago relish the city’s 29-mile long lakefront park, fabulous shopping districts, multicultural neighborhoods and world-class arts and entertainment.

Job Benefits

Onward Healthcare's travel nursing assignments typically last 13 weeks, and include:
  • Competitive pay rates and comprehensive benefits
  • Medical plans with dental and vision
  • Complimentary, high-quality private housing
  • 401(k) and flex spending options
  • Life insurance
  • Accident and short-term disability coverage
  • Free continuing education (CE) courses
  • Travel allowances
  • Guaranteed pay program
  • Tuition discount program
  • Referral bonuses

About the Company

Onward Healthcare, an AMN Healthcare company, is a travel nursing company dedicated to moving our nurses careers "onward and upward." Our team of expert recruiters connect clinicians with exclusive travel nursing opportunities at the nation’s top hospitals and healthcare facilities. Onward's nursing assignments are part of a larger, comprehensive RN career development and consultation service. Onward/AMN Healthcare is an EEO/AA/Disability/Protected Veteran Employer.

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