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Mother-Baby Registered Nurse (RN) - New York City



New York, NY, USA
Posted on Monday, June 24, 2024

Do you have a passion for caring for mothers and newborns during the postpartum period? Are you a skilled and compassionate RN seeking a nurturing career focused on maternal and infant health?

DirectShifts is seeking exceptional Mother-Baby Nurses to join our network in New York City! If you thrive in a collaborative environment and enjoy supporting families during this special time, we encourage you to apply!

About the Role:

As a Mother-Baby RN at a DirectShifts facility in NYC, you will play a vital role in providing comprehensive care to mothers and newborns during the crucial postpartum period. You will work collaboratively with pediatricians, lactation consultants, other nurses, and healthcare professionals to ensure optimal health outcomes for both moms and babies.


  • Assess maternal and newborn health, monitor vital signs, and identify potential complications.
  • Provide breastfeeding support and education to mothers and newborns.
  • Assist mothers with newborn care routines, such as bathing, feeding, and diapering.
  • Educate mothers on postpartum recovery, physical and emotional changes, and self-care strategies.
  • Monitor newborn development and address any feeding or growth concerns.
  • Provide emotional support and guidance to new parents as they adjust to parenthood.
  • Maintain a safe and comfortable environment for mothers and newborns on the postpartum unit.
  • Adhere to all hospital policies and postpartum care protocols.


  • Active and unrestricted New York State RN License.
  • Minimum 1 year of experience in postpartum nursing or a related field (e.g., pediatrics, women's health).
  • Strong understanding of postpartum recovery, newborn development, and breastfeeding principles.
  • BLS certification (Basic Life Support) is mandatory. Neonatal Resuscitation Program (NRP) certification preferred.
  • Excellent communication, critical thinking, and assessment skills.
  • Compassionate and patient-centered approach with a focus on supporting families during a vulnerable time.
  • Ability to work effectively as part of a team and prioritize tasks efficiently.

Benefits of Working with DirectShifts:

  • Competitive salaries and flexible scheduling options to fit your needs.
  • Opportunity to work at various top hospitals and birthing centers throughout NYC.
  • Supportive and collaborative work environment with a focus on professional development.
  • Make a significant impact on the lives of families during the early stages of parenthood.

Ready to Launch Your Rewarding Career in Mother-Baby Nursing?

If you are a qualified and motivated RN seeking a fulfilling career caring for mothers and newborns in the postpartum period, apply today! Join DirectShifts and leverage your expertise to provide exceptional care to Mother-Baby patients in NYC.

Apply Now!

DirectShifts is an Equal Opportunity Employer
All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

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