Certified Nurse Midwife - Rochester General Hospital - Rochester - 14602

Employer
Local Staffing
Location
Rochester, New York
Posted
Nov 26, 2021
Closes
Nov 27, 2021
Ref
2680913951
Specialty
Labor and Delivery
Position Type
Nurse
Hours
Full Time
SUMMARY
As a Midwife, your superior ability to self-manage and stay organized, paired with your compassion and empathy greatly help you deliver care to women in various stages of childbirth and provide counsel in well-woman healthcare.
STATUS: Full-time
LOCATION: Rochester General Hospital
DEPARTMENT: Midwifery Obstetrics and Gynecology
SCHEDULE: As scheduled
ATTRIBUTES
* Ability to function completely in all areas of nurse-midwifery practice; interpret the appropriate information needed to identify each patient's requirement, relative to age specific needs; covered by malpractice in all sites of clinical practice
* One (1) to two (2) years of clinical experience in a related practice preferred, however will consider a highly motivated new graduate
* Strong analytical, computer and communication skills
RESPONSIBILITIES
* Antepartum Care. Teach, counsel and support; perform physical examinations and assess information to identify each woman's plan of care relative to her age-specific needs
* Intrapartum Care. Teach and support women in labor; review records and perform physical examinations; perform a variety of labor-related procedures; interpret information and record data during the labor and birth; complete birth certificate
* Postpartum Care. Assess emotional and physical status; teach and counsel in regard to multiple health issues such as nursing, parenting, postpartum physical changes, health maintenance and family planning
* Newborn Care. Institute emergency care for the newborn, including resuscitation and intubation; perform and record complete assessment of newborn in or out of hospital setting
* Well-Woman Healthcare. Provide routine well-woman healthcare to women of a variety of ages and stages in life; evaluate and treat minor gynecological problems; counsel clients regarding health issues, such as breast self-exam, cardiovascular risk and health maintenance