Certified Nurse Midwife II; School of Medicine, Obstetrics and Gynecology
Emory Healthcare - Grady Hospital
Location: Atlanta, Georgia
Type: Part Time
Hospital, Public and Private
Internal Number: 109343
The Department of Gynecology & Obstetrics is seeking a Certified Nurse Midwife II. This is a 36 hour/week position that will support the Teen and Family Planning Clinics. The position will be based at Grady Memorial Hospital and its neighborhood health centers and will require some weekend coverage.
Manages the antepartal, intrapartal, postpartal and interconceptual care of patients whose progress is essentially normal.
Oversees the immediate care of these mothers and their newborns and may, as appropriate, provide direct nursing care.
Provides gynecologic and contraceptive care.
Assesses patient needs, collaborates with others when establishing care plan and documents all condition progress or change.
Communicates patients' needs, responses and progress to family and other team members.
Provides patient and family education to ensure a full understanding of the patient's continued care.
Promotes the effectiveness and the efficiency of Nurse-Midwifery Services and promotes the profession.
Assists in the recruitment and orientation of new nurse midwives.
Performs other related duties as required.
Provides clinical instruction and supervision to nurse-midwifery and other students when requested.
Graduation from an accredited school of nursing.
A master's degree in nursing or a related field. Current licensure as a Registered Nurse in the state of Georgia or a current temporary permit to practice as a Registered Nurse in the state of Georgia.
Certification by the American College of Nurse Midwives.
Two years of nurse midwifery experience.
Position will be required to cover some weekend shifts
Position requires a CNM/APP license in the state of Georgia
Must be proficient at intrauterine device and contraceptive implant insertion and removal
This position will dedicate substantial clinical time to providing comprehensive contraceptive services to individuals across the reproductive lifespan, including adolescents, in a Title X setting.
Experience in patient-centered contraceptive counseling, shared decision-making, and trauma-informed care is preferred.
The Department of Gynecology and Obstetrics: For more than 75 years, the Department of Gynecology and Obstetrics has provided excellence in health care services, research, and education for a racially, ethnically, and socioeconomically diverse population from adolescence through menopause. Emory Gynecology and Obstetrics is part of Emory University’s School of Medicine, a globally recognized leader in health care innovation, and the Emory Clinic and Emory Healthcare, a comprehensive health system that includes hospitals, offices, and research facilities.
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