Labor & Delivery Nurse

Job ID: 563716
Discipline: Registered Nurse
Specialty: LD
Date Posted: September 16, 2020
Address: 2620 West Faidley Avenue
Location: Grand Island, NE 68803
Shift: 12 D
Duration: 13 Weeks
Start Date: October 21, 2020
Employment Type: Travel
Weekly Pay: $2,134 - $2,352
Company: Onward
*Estimate of weekly payments is intended for informational purposes and includes hourly wages, as well as reimbursements for meal & incidental expenses and housing expenses incurred on behalf of the Company. Please speak with your Recruiter for additional details.

Job Description & Requirements

At the Maternity Center at St. Francis, we provide the perfect blend of expertise and comfort for new moms and babies. Our goal is to make your birthing experience special and unique in the way you want it to be. We are happy to connect you with qualified HypnoBirthing® instructors, or traditional childbirth classes during your pregnancy. Should you wish, our anesthesiology team can provide a variety of pain control methods to ensure your comfort and safety throughout labor and birth. We work with you to create a birth experience that matches your expectations as closely as possible. The Maternity Center at St. Francis has been designated a Safe Sleep Hospital Champion by the Nebraska Department of Health and Human Services. At St. Francis, our cesarean rate for first-time mothers is 10 percent, which is lower than the national or Nebraska state average. If cesarean is necessary for a safe birth, operating suites and staff are ready at a moment’s notice. Skin-to-skin contact and other preferences can still be honored with cesarean birth. Trial of Labor After Cesarean (TOLAC) sometimes referred to as Vaginal Delivery after Cesarean (VBAC) is also offered at the Maternity Center at St. Francis.

Required Qualifications

1.5 yrs LDRP exp BLS, NRP

Preferred Qualifications

Travel exp

Facility Location

“Grand Island” came from a French word meaning large or Great Island. The city was a well-known landmark for fur traders in the 1820’s. Grand Island is Nebraska’s fourth largest city, the birthplace of actor Henry Fonda and the number one place in the world for bird-watchers. Most recently Grand Island was designated the City of Kindness. Go fine dining from around the world in Grand Island, from vegetables, meat and potatoes to gourmet international cuisine.

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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