Travel Nurse - RN - Mother Baby

Gifted Healthcare
ASAP
Travel
13 weeks
12 hr nights

Job Overview

Discipline: RN
Specialty: Mother Baby
Shift: 12 hr nights
Start: ASAP (may be flexible)
Type: Travel
Duration: 13 weeks

Job Details

Mother-Baby Registered Nurse (RN) Travel Job Mother-Baby Registered Nurses educate and assist new mothers with physical and emotional needs during the postpartum period, while in the hospital setting. The RN performs the dual role of caring for the infants and educating mothers. Mother-Baby RN Responsibilities:
  • The Mother-Baby RN consults and coordinates with health care team members to assess, plan, implement and evaluate patients’ (both mother and infant) care plans
  • Maintains a comfortable, safe and clean environment for mother and infant
  • Assists mother with her hygienic needs, checks mother for any postpartum bleeding, examines mother’s fundus, Inspects C-section incision (if applicable), assesses mother’s pain, if any
  • Performs emotional status checks on mother, recognizing symptoms such as those related to postpartum depression
  • Monitors bonding between mother and infant, provides mother with breast-feeding tips, Educates mother on sore nipple management
  • Takes mother’s and infant’s vital signs, measures input/output of mother and infant
  • Monitors mother and infant and reports adverse reactions to any treatments or medications being given
  • Teaches mother bathing tips for infant, instructs mother on diaper changing
  • Weighs infant, performs heel sticks for bg’s of infant, keeps track of all feeds and diapers, bathes infant
  • Involves and educates family in implementing best practices for mother and infant care
  • Records all care information concisely, accurately and completely, in a timely manner, in the appropriate format and on the appropriate forms
  • Performs other position-related duties as assigned, depending on assignment setting

About Gifted Healthcare

We were nurses long before we were an agency which makes us the best nurse advocates. We value your worth beyond just the totality of your experience, placing a premium on character and compassion, rather than rank or a road-tested resume. When it comes to your placement and professional trajectory, count on us to see your potential and maximize every opportunity for you.

Nurse-Passionate:

Our GIFTED nurses and caregivers are carefully chosen to provide a great clinical experience for both the nurse and the client. We consider it a privilege to serve our nurses and honor their heroic work.

Nurse-Founded:

GIFTED Healthcare is a leader in creative solutions, using the talents of the nurse in order to exceed the expectations of our clinicians and clients. We are owned and operated by nurses, for nurses. We are recognized as a leader in leveraging the work of the nurse and the value-creation the nurse provides in healthcare. We understand and are honored that our clients view us as a reliable partner, trustworthy and dignified, in our business practices.

Nurse-Centric:

Headquartered in New Orleans since 2006, GIFTED Healthcare has enjoyed a long history of outstanding service in Louisiana. Through exceptional growth and increased demand, our physical geographic presence has expanded to include Texas, Oklahoma and Arkansas, in addition to added locations across Louisiana. We service hospitals across the Nation through our Travel and Rapid Response services, headquartered in Dallas, TX. With the needs of the nurse in mind, we have also grown service offerings to include, LTAC, Infusion, Government, Travel Nursing, and Private Care. GIFTED Nurses enjoy the same level of support they have come to know and trust through our expanded locations and service offerings.

We pride ourselves on our great staff, our excellent clinicians, our strategic focus around patient safety, and the important heroic work of the nurse.

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