UVA University Physicians Group Opportunity for a Certified Nurse Midwife
The Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology at the University of Virginia, located in beautiful Charlottesville, VA, seeks a Certified Nurse Midwife for a full-time appointment in the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology. We currently have five CNMs and expanding to six. We are looking for a flexible, energetic, highly motivated professional to help us grow our recently-established midwifery service. Principal responsibilities include full-scope obstetrical and well-women gynecological healthcare in a midwifery clinical practice that will provide 24/7 call and in-hospital deliveries. Additional responsibilities will include performing labor and delivery triage; educating residents and medical, nurse practitioner, and midwifery students; developing women's ambulatory service programs; community outreach; and participating in departmental activities. Applicants with previous experience in supporting normal physiological childbirth in an academic medical center are encouraged to apply. The successful candidate will have the ability to work comfortably and confidently in a fast-paced academic environment; will support the growth of midwifery practice within the U.Va Health System through excellent communication, teamwork, teaching, and patient care skills; and will support patients and their families, facility personnel and the broader mission of the U.Va Health System in providing coordinated, efficient, and quality care.
Please call Ellen Gilliland @ 434-970-2489 or email: firstname.lastname@example.org.
Current with PALS and BLS
3 + years experience
Additional Salary Information: Competitive Salary and benefit package to include possible relocation allowance
The UVA Physicians Group is the physician group practice of the University of Virginia, representing Physicians and other allied health professionals who provide care within the UVA Health System and regional primary care practices.
The Physicians Group is a distinct organization from the University of Virginia, the School of Medicine, the School of Nursing, and the UVA Medical Center, but works... collaboratively with these partners that make up the UVA Health System to provide high- quality patient care. Our physicians serve patients at the main UVA Medical Center in Charlottesville and throughout Central Virginia, including regional primary care practices and in partnership with Culpeper Medical Associates.
Clinical staff hold joint employment with the School of Medicine and the Physicians Group. This dual employment helps to coordinate the teaching, research and direct patient-care responsibilities of the clinical staff. Through this partnership with the School of Medicine, the Physicians Group supplies the financial and administrative support that allows the clinical staff to focus on delivering world-class patient care.