Travel Nurse - RN - LD - Labor and Delivery - $2,137 per week

Host Healthcare
13 weeks

Estimated Pay Package:

Includes both taxable pay and non-taxable stipends

Job Details

Host Healthcare is seeking an experienced LD RN for an exciting Travel Nurse job in Sioux City, IA.

Discipline: RN
Specialty: LD
Shift: Inquire
Start: 07/30/2024 (may be flexible)
Type: Travel
Duration: 13 weeks
Weekly Gross Payrate: $1983.58 - $2136.60

Travel Labor and Delivery Registered Nurse job duties

While job duties may vary depending on the facility you work with, here are some common Travel LD RN responsibilities:

  • Monitor and assess the vital signs of both mother and fetus during labor, ensuring any changes are promptly addressed.
  • Administer medications, intravenous fluids, and epidural anesthesia as prescribed by physicians to manage pain and facilitate labor.
  • Assist obstetricians and midwives during labor and delivery, providing necessary instruments and support.
  • Educate expectant mothers and their families on the labor and delivery process, pain management options, and postnatal care.
  • Document all patient interactions, assessments, interventions, and outcomes accurately and promptly in electronic health records.
  • Provide emotional support and reassurance to mothers and families throughout labor, delivery, and the postpartum period.
  • Perform and interpret diagnostic tests, such as fetal heart rate monitoring and ultrasound, to ensure the health of both mother and baby.
  • Coordinate care with multidisciplinary healthcare teams, including neonatologists, anesthesiologists, and lactation consultants, to provide comprehensive care.
  • Assist with newborn care immediately after delivery, including Apgar scoring, initial physical assessments, and facilitating skin-to-skin contact.
  • Educate new mothers on breastfeeding techniques, newborn care, and postpartum recovery to promote health and well-being.
  • Ensure a clean, safe, and organized environment by adhering to infection control protocols and safety guidelines.
  • Manage emergency situations, such as postpartum hemorrhage or fetal distress, by providing advanced life support and critical interventions as necessary.
  • Participate in ongoing professional development and continuing education to stay current with advancements in obstetric and neonatal nursing practices.
  • Ensure compliance with healthcare regulations, policies, and ethical standards in all aspects of patient care.
  • Maintain accurate and thorough documentation of all nursing interventions, patient responses, and any changes in condition.

About Host Healthcare

At Host Healthcare, we are dedicated to empowering the life and healthcare career you deserve. As a nurse, allied, or therapy professional, you will be matched to one of our responsive recruiters who will have your back throughout your journey. You will also be connected with a full support team that was rated #1 in Nursing Satisfaction by MIT Sloan Management Review.

No matter if you want to explore the other side of the country or stay close to home, our team can help you get there. With Host Healthcare, you’ll get exclusive access to thousands of jobs in all 50 states. This means you get priority access to apply to travel and local assignments before other applicants.

We know that you are so much more than a number and we work hard to ensure you have the best benefits for you and your loved ones. During your assignment, you’ll be able to select premium benefits like Day-1 health coverage, 401K matching, travel reimbursements, housing support and more.

Take control of your life and career with Host Healthcare.


  • A dedicated and responsive recruiter who has your back
  • Priority access to jobs in all 50 states at every major healthcare system
  • Day-1 medical benefits that last up to 30 days between assignments
  • Day-1 401K with company matching after 6 months
  • 24/7 support
  • Clinical support throughout your assignment

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