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Certified Nurse Midwife

Company: Saint Peter's Healthcare System
Location: New Brunswick
Posted on: November 15, 2022

Job Description:

The certified nurse midwife (CNM) functions independently but in collaboration with the attending physician and interdisciplinary healthcare team to provide midwifery services to patients. The CNM is responsible for the assessment, plan, implementation and evaluation of nurse midwifery care delivered to the antepartum, intrapartum and post-partum and newborn patients as well as routine well woman health care.You have:

Graduated from a nurse-midwifery education program accredited by the Accreditation Commission for Midwifery Education (ACME) (formerly known as the American College of Nurse-Midwives Division of Accreditation)Master's or doctoral degreeCurrent active certification by the American Midwifery Certification Board or be actively seeking initial certification and obtain the same on the first certification for which you are eligibleCurrent active licensure to practice as a Certified Nurse Midwife in the nurse midwife category as per the New Jersey State Board of Medical ExaminersSTABLE Program Certification preferredNeonatal Resuscitation Provider (NRP) certifiedCurrent BLS and ACLS certificationYou will:
Manage the care of and give direct client services to families in all areas of maternity, newborn and family planning care, according to the standards of the American College of Nurse-Midwives, The American Association of Birth Centers and the policies, procedures and clinical practice guidelines of the hospital nurse-midwifery clinical practice guidelinesProvide direct clinical services and management of mothers and babies as defined in the standing orders, policies, procedures and protocols for certified nurse midwifeObtain patient health histories and complete physical examinations, document findings noting pertinent normal and abnormal findings and collaborate with attending physician as neededOrder and interpret appropriate diagnostic and laboratory testsExplain the necessity, preparation, nature and anticipated effects of procedures to patient, family and staffProvide patient and family education related to prenatal, intrapartum, postpartum, newborn careProvide staff and student educationPerform and participate in quality/performance improvement activitiesMonitor quality of patient records and ensures inclusion of all appropriate findings, recommendations, follow up care and referral

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Keywords: Saint Peter's Healthcare System, New Brunswick , Certified Nurse Midwife, Other , New Brunswick, New Jersey

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