CERTIFIED NURSE MIDWIFE FREDERICKSBURG VA

Location
Fredericksburg, VA
Posted
May 18, 2017
Closes
Jun 02, 2017
Function
Nurse
Industry
Healthcare, Other
Hours
Full Time
Job Description:

Sentara Pratt Medical Group is seeking a full-time midwife to join our OBGYN located at our T. Stacey Lloyd campus. The Midwife will conduct Women's Health exams in the office (well-woman and sick appointments), and share some call with the OBGYN. Office hours and call schedule are TBD. The office is almost within walking distance to Mary Washington Hospital.

The Certified Nurse Midwife provides comprehensive primary care services, acute care services, and extended care services in the areas of nursing and medicine for individuals, their families, and communities. This care is provided within the Certified Nurse Midwife¿s specialty area(s), settings, and scope of practice. The Certified Nurse Midwife may assume the role of provider, clinical expert, educator, administrator, researcher, case manager and/or consultant.

Education Level
Master's Level Degree - NURSE PRACTITIONE

Experience
None, unless noted in the “Other” section below

License
Required: Authorization to Prescribe, Basic Life Support, Nurse Practitioner, Registered Nurse

Preferred: None, unless noted in the “Other” section below

Skills
None, unless noted in the “Other” section below

Other
Previous experience as Certified Nurse Midwife preferred. The Certified Nurse Midwife maintains continuing education credits of as prescribed by licensing body and specific division and maintains prescriptive authority; acquires special clinical competencies as required by division; participates in quality assurance and utilization management activities; and assists with risk management functions.