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Nurse Midwife Job
Christiana Care | Wilmington, Delaware
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Job Description


Job Title: Nurse Midwife
Location: Wilmington Tower - East
City, State Wilmington, Delaware
General Description:


Christiana Care Health System is currently seeking a Certified Nurse Midwife to work full-time. The primary location seeing your own panel of patients will be at our Wilmington Practice 3 days/week in addition to providing care and coverage on the labor unit and OB triage at Christiana Hospital the additional two days You will function as an Advanced Practice Nurse, Certified Nurse Midwife to provide care to low risk women seeking prenatal services, family planning and obstetrical care. You will be responsible for the management of the low risk woman and fetus throughout the puerperium process with consultation/collaborative care as appropriate.

Provide direct management and ambulatory healthcare to adolescent and adult women seeking OB/GYN services under the appropriate medical supervision and planning care within established protocols, guidelines, and procedures. Within the scope of their education, training and credentialing, evaluate, diagnose and treat obstetrical and gynecological patients in both in-and outpatient settings. Participate in ambulatory health care to women seeking OB/GYN services. Participate in the care of inpatients and outpatients at CCHS.

As a not-for-profit health system, Christiana Care's mission is one of service. Our belief is that the key to providing truly great healthcare is to partner with patients and their families, building a system of care that is effective, affordable and valuable to everyone who is touched by it. In addition, Christiana Care truly values the relationship between physicians, staff and the community, and relies on strong physician engagement at every level.

The Christiana Care Way is the organization's promise to their patients & community: "We serve our neighbors as respectful, expert, caring partners in health. We do this by creating innovative, effective, affordable systems of care that our neighbors value."

Christiana Care Health System is one of the nation's largest healthcare providers, and is recognized as a regional center for excellence in cardiology, cancer, emergency services, orthopaedics, trauma and women's health services. Christiana Care oversees 50 clinical locations and 118 provider offices, and primarily serves residents of Delaware, Maryland, New Jersey and Pennsylvania. Christiana Care includes two hospital campuses - Wilmington Hospital in the city of Wilmington, Delaware, and Christiana Hospital in Newark, Delaware. Christiana Care also is a major teaching hospital that supports 27 residency programs, including residencies in diagnostic radiology, emergency medicine, family medicine, general practice dentistry, general surgery, internal medicine, OB-GYN, oral and maxillofacial surgery, dentistry, podiatry, pharmacy and pastoral care.

Requirements

* Graduate of an approved school of nursing and maintenance of state licensure as a Registered Nurse.
* Three years or more of experience working as a Certified Nurse Midwife.
* Completion of a Certified Nurse Midwife degree (CNM).
* State Licensure as a CNM
* National certification by either of the following certifying agencies:
* The American Nurse Credentialing Center (ANCC)
* The American College of Certified Nurse Midwives. .

Work Shift DayShf,Rotat Day/Even
Position Type Advanced Nurse Practitioner
Job Requisition #: 37888BR
About Us Christiana Care Health System is an equal opportunity employer, firmly committed to prohibiting discrimination, whose staff is reflective of its community and considers qualified applicants for open positions without regard to race, color, sex, religion, national origin, sexual orientation, genetic information, gender identity or expression, age, veteran status, disability, pregnancy, citizenship status, or any other characteristic protected under applicable federal, state, or local law.

About Christiana Care

Christiana Care Health System Residency Programs offer numerous challenging and fully accredited residencies at one of the nation's largest, nonprofit, nongovernment, teaching institutions. Residents receive rigorous academic training combined with hands-on experience in two hospital settings - a large tertiary care and trauma facility and a close-knit community hospital. In 1997, we changed our corporate name from Medical Center of Delaware Residency Programs to Christiana Care Health System Residency Programs, a name that better reflects the breadth and depth of health services we provide. We still, however, maintain the reputation for excellence our residency programs earned as the Medical Center of Delaware. Our facilities offer the most advanced medical technology in a region with a highly diverse patient mix, integrating acute care with community hospital affiliations, home health care and primary care centers. The caliber, accessibility and collegiality of the medical staff, as well as a high-quality work environment, ensure a comprehensive and rewarding residency. To learn more about what Delaware and the region have to offer, check out the News Journal, Delaware's largest newspaper.

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