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... Hi everyone! I was just wondering if there are any OB/GYN nurses here. I want to be an nurse and work in that field. I was wondering how you like your jobs. I have always wanted to be a nurse and have decided I like the OB/GYN area of nursing for some reason, actually several reasons. About how long does it take to become a RN and do you need to specialize? Thanks for any... (6 replies)
... I want to become a nurse, either ob-gyn or labor and delivery... what are the differences? what does LAD nurse do daily? What degree must you have? When you are hired, do they throw you right into the job or train you the first week or so? What is the salary in Ohio or average everywhere..? and any other details about the job... thank u (0 replies)
... what do OB/GYN nurses do? (1 replies)

Ob/gyn nurse
Oct 5, 2007
... you should be able to get into OB at a hospital. ... (1 replies)
Ob/gyn nurse
Oct 1, 2007
... how long do you have to go to school to become a ob/gyn nurse (1 replies)
... Ob/Gyn nurse sounds like a fun job. I remember when I worked as volunteer in a hospital when i was in high school and gave milk to so many babies for the first time in the nursery. It was really nice. I always wanted to see the birth of a child live but everytime i made friends with the doctor he was changed so never got to see a birth. I never thought of nursing in my country... (6 replies)
... I just wanted to say that reading this thread has been very helpful to me. I too would like to become a L&D nurse, I think. I am currently an undergrad. at UC Davis and I was planning on going to medical school, but I am not doing so well in O-Chem. I have done well in all my other courses and have already taken most of the prereq's for nursing school (that was my original... (6 replies)
... Oh, as for school there isn't really a specialty, so to speak. But many hospitals will offer internships and externships to students and new grads, as well as training classes for those switching nursing fields to learn your chosen specialty. Where I work, they offer 14 weeks of training for OB nurses as well as required continuing education (take all that... (6 replies)
... I am an OB/GYN nurse. I love it!! I do Labor and Delivery, Mother/Baby, antepartum, as well as the occasional float to GYN surgery/women's unit (we don't get just surgeries there...but also moms who have had intrauterine fetal demises, etc) It is exciting, and never the same day twice. For the most part, you get parents who are genuinely excited to be having a child, and... (6 replies)
Obgyn nurses
Jan 17, 2008
... Do you mean Ob-Gyn nurse practitioners, also sometimes called nurse midwives? They care for women's reproductive health, and provide prenatal care, and sometimes deliver babies, in low-risk pregnancies. Pretty much what Ob-gyn's do. (1 replies)
... First, most hospitals require a RN license to work on the Labor, Delivery, Recovery, and Postpartem (LDRP) unit. Over the past 10 years, I have seen many LVN/LPNs have to take tech positions on these units. That being said, here are the things OB/GYN nurses do: Hospital Nursing 1) LDRP Nursing Assess women coming into the hospital in possible labor Perform stress tests... (4 replies)
... physics.I passed Abd and Ob and FAILED physics. ... (4 replies)
... JSC, Did you ever find any answers to your question posted here? I have been "offline" from the boards for a while and usually don't sign into this folder anyway. I am an active duty Navy nurse (OB/GYN) :-) and have worked with many fine OBGYN's in the past 8 years. Would be glad to discuss what I know about Navy Medicine from working with those physicians. (My... (2 replies)
... them say they dont like maternity nursing because of the fact that it is VERY messy. But there are some that just dont mind the whole scene and have worked as an OB nurse for years. Its personal preference i suppose. ... (26 replies)
... Will I be able to work as a OB nurse or in a nursing home? ... (1 replies)
... Huh. I guess from my experience with visiting OB's, a sleep MD, my family doctors office, a cardiologist, a neurologist, and interviewing with multiple MD's I found that they utilize RN's. Yes I've encountered MAs PAs and others who are not RN's but in nearly every experience I've had in my life, a RN was present and utilized. (17 replies)
... well Im studying for medical assistant I graduate in may from westech college in victorville, CA 92345. But after Im done I want to be a Ob gyn I know it a long career but like my fiance says it no matter how long it would take to keep ur dream up (0 replies)
... They care for pregnant patients before, during & after delivery. They also care for post op patients after gyne surgeries such as hysterectomies & such. Working in a hospital, it's one of the better places to work because there's generally less stress & better staffing. (1 replies)
... what does an OB RN do? ... (0 replies)
... in a busy OB office. I saw the job advertised in the local newspaper and sent in my resume. ... (2 replies)

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