Salary is determined by experience and education and expected to be at least the median salary for north central Florida.
Internal Number: 2323
All About Women, Obstetrics and Gynecology in Gainesville, Florida is looking to hire a compassionate Certified Nurse Midwife for our growing practice. We are a mid-size medical practice with 4 physicians and 5 midwives.
We believe in a team-based model in which our physicians and midwives work closely together on patient care both in the clinic as well as in the hospital.
The position requires 2 to 3 days of clinic time, one day of weekday call and one weekend in rotation with the other midwives. Although OB centered, our midwives also see many patients for annual well woman care and gynecological issues. We have a robust benefits package including a 401K and profit sharing.
Responsibilities include but are not limited to:
Perform gynecological exams.
Educate patients on health, nutrition, and family planning.
Perform tests to obtain information about patients' medical conditions.
Counsel expectant mothers on birthing plans, including hospital care, birthing centers, and other options.
Arrange prenatal planning and care for mothers.
Coach mother through the birthing process.
Perform deliveries and assist caesareans.
Assist surgeons and physicians in caring for the mother during complicated births.
Provide care for mothers and newborns after birth.
Monitor the patient's vital signs and heart rate during birth.
Study patient history and health assessments.
Communicate stages of birth to family members
Explain and demonstrate breastfeeding techniques.
Monitor patient postpartum and be available for questions or concerns.
Bachelor's degree from an accredited School of Nursing and Midwifery and certification from the American Midwifery Certification Board; additional education and certification a plus
Must be registered as a nurse in the state.
Ability to multitask, prioritize, and manage time efficiently.
Excellent verbal and written communication skills
Compassionate and caring of patients.
Calm and cool-headed with a positive attitude
Able to work nights, weekends, extended hours, and holidays.
Good leadership skills; able to mentor and educate.
All About Women Obstetrics and Gynecology is a patient centered practice in Gainesville and Lake City, Florida. Our Gainesville office is in the Women's Center of North Florida Regional Medical Center. We are privileged to have 5 midwives on staff as well as 3 obstetrician/gynecologist and 1 gynecologist. We are a patient centered practice. We feel trust is the central link between provider and patient. Our mission and values dictate every aspect of how we run our practice, and we place an emphasis on providing the most advanced OB/GYN care available in a comfortable, compassionate setting.