Work Type: Active - Benefit Eligible and Accrues Time Off Exempt: Yes
Work Schedule: M-F with Call Rotation Location: Carol Jenkins Barnett Pavilion for Women and Children
Summary: Midwives work as part of a team of professional and medical staff, providing a full range of primary health care services for women from adolescence beyond menopause. Midwives provide initial and ongoing comprehensive assessment, diagnosis and treatment. Certified Nurse Midwives will admit, manage and discharge patients. They can perform diagnostic tests and procedures.
Detailed responsibilities: * People At The Heart Of All We Do - Fosters an inclusive and engaged environment through teamwork and collaboration. - Ensures patients and families have the best possible experiences across the continuum of care. - Communicates appropriately with patients, families, team members, and our community in a manner that treasures all people as uniquely created. * Stewardship - Demonstrates responsible use of LRH's resources including people, finances, equipment and facilities. - Knows and adheres to organizational and department policies and procedures. * Safety And Performance Improvement - Behaves in a mindful manner focused on self, patient, visitor, and team safety. - Demonstrates accountability and commitment to quality work. - Participates actively in process improvement and adoption of standard work. * Standard Work: ARNP Midwife - Work closely with obstetricians and gynecologists in diagnosing and treating women with acute and chronic illnesses - Assume management responsibility of a caseload of obstetrical and gynecological patients - Provide prenatal care to patients which includes physical assessment, patient education, nursing care and management of problems in accordance with approved nurse midwifery guidelines. - Provide family planning services - Provide post-partum care, and lactation support