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Labor and Delivery Nurses assist patients before, during and after childbirth. Duties listed on sample resumes of Labor and Delivery Nurses include performing vaginal exams and assessments of women during the stages of labor, and assisting families with the birthing process, including the labor and delivery, recovery and postpartum areas. An Associate's degree and a state nursing license are required to be a Labor and Delivery Nurse, and some employers like to see professional certifications on applicants' resumes as well.

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Labor and Delivery Nurse

Provide care for patients in triage, labor, post-partum, and newborn nursery.

  • Implemented and coordinated ongoing staff education program.
  • Contributed substantially within the facility by serving as a member of peer review, patient satisfaction committee.
  • Repeatedly commended by patients and peers for outstanding quality of care, received constant mention in care survey responses.
  • Acted as a preceptor of new staff as well as student nurses
Candidate Info
2
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
2

Labor and Delivery Nurse

Assessed, planned and evaluated patient care needs before and during pregnancy including obtaining patient history and assessing for labor risk factors.

  • Provided care for patients utilizing fetal and maternal monitoring equipment.
  • Managed the patient's pain including epidural and patient controlled analgesia administration.
  • Assisted physician during delivery, treatment, examination and surgical procedures.
  • Monitored, recorded and communicated patient condition as appropriate utilizing computerized documentation systems.
  • Provided patient and family education on labor, pain and newborn care.
Candidate Info
8
years in
workforce
9
months
at this job
AS
Nursing
BS
Health Psychology
MS
Family Nurse Practitioner
3

Labor and Delivery Nurse

Cared for patients requiring fetal assessment and fetal monitoring. Performed NSTs.

  • Cared for patients in labor with uncomplicated deliveries.
  • Managed patient care in the OR during a cesarean delivery.
  • Maintained accurate, detailed reports and records.
  • Modified patient treatment plans as indicated by patients' responses and conditions.
  • Administered prescribed medications and monitored vital signs.
  • Assisted physician during delivery, treatment, examination and surgical procedures.
  • Educated patients and families.
  • Provided age and culturally appropriate care
Candidate Info
8
months in
workforce
8
months
at this job
HS
High School Diploma
BA
French And Education
Msn
4

Labor and Delivery Nurse

Provided total patient care for high acuity patients in labor and delivery unit with aprox. 5000 deliveries in a year.

  • Fulfilled role of charge nurse, with responsibility to supervise up to 8 RN's, 3LVN's, 3 Nursing assistances and Unit secretary
  • Evaluate floor assignments, staffing requirement, organize unit for 18 bed labor and delivery unit and 6 bed triage, ensured quality improvement, patient safety
  • Coordinated patient care for patients from a variety of cultures and socio- economic conditions
Candidate Info
2
months in
workforce
1
month
at this job
Nursing
5

Labor and Delivery Nurse

Acted as Clinical Leader for one year dealing with staff education.

  • Acted as Charge Nurse for 10 years. Allocated patient assignments, provided nurse guidance, and gave full shift report for oncoming staff.
  • Assisted patients through labor and delivery process including postpartum care. Executed tasks such as fetal monitoring, newborn assessments and hearing screenings, gave newborn care education to patients.
  • Acted as lactation nurse.
  • Initiated central monitoring systems and created insulin infusion policy. Initiating and maintaining IV therapy.
  • MA Registered Nurse #RN187286
  • ACLS
  • BLS
  • PALS
Candidate Info
15
years in
workforce
15
years
at this job
6

Labor and Delivery Nurse

Provided total care for the laboring and delivering patient, as well as patients in preterm labor.

  • Managed tocolysis and/or preterm delivery.
  • Cared for high risk antepartum patients.
  • Assisted physicians in the OR as scrub nurse and circulation nurse.
  • Performed charge nurse duties.
  • Worked as staff nurse in triage unit, assessed patient needs vs. laboring patients.
  • Educated expectant parents in prenatal childbirth courses.
  • Worked as bereavement counselor in situations of pregnancy loss, ordering and providing appropriate literature and memory boxes to offer the grieving patient.
Candidate Info
35
years in
workforce
25
years
at this job
7

Labor and Delivery Nurse

Provided support for mothers during labor.

  • Monitored fetal heart rate, and mother's vital signs.
  • Administering medications and performed diagnostic tests.
  • Consulted with physicians and other members of the care team.
  • Assisted with the induction of labor.
  • Identified and assisted with any complications.
  • Assisted with various procedures including Cesarean sections.
  • Provided education and support to mothers and families after delivery.
Candidate Info
6
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
MA
Nursing Certificate
8

Labor and Delivery Nurse

Provide maternal nursing care to active labor patients and early labor patients.

  • Made appropriate interventions by reading and interpreting fetal heart monitors.
  • Took and recorded patients' temperature, pulse and blood pressure.
  • Assist physicians with delivery, and circulate in operating rooms.
  • Provide IV therapy, ante-partum care.
  • Provided patient education.
Candidate Info
3
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
BS
Nursing
MS
Leadership And Management
9

Labor and Delivery Nurse

  • Managed high risk obstetrical conditions including but not limited to: Preeclampsia, gestational diabetes(GDM), multiple fetuses, and HIV
  • Performed pre, intra, and post-operative care of patients undergoing cesarean section
  • Assessed neonate at delivery included resuscitation when necessary
  • Documented in an electronic medical record (EMR)
  • Worked collaboratively with other members of the health care team
  • Provide supervision of nursing students as they undergo their women's health clinical rotation
Candidate Info
4
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
BS
Nursing
MS
Nursing
10

Labor and Delivery Nurse

Delivered care to laboring women of term and preterm gestations

  • Provided outpatient care in a triage setting for pregnant women
  • Educated patients on breastfeeding and self-care post-partum
  • Cared for women immediately following Cesarean Sections
  • Provided care to antepartum women in preterm labor
  • Provided care for women on magnesium sulfate and insulin drips
  • Managed the care of patients with induction of labor
Candidate Info
4
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
BA
Spanish & Philosophy
BS
Nursing
MS
Nursing

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