Advanced Practice Registered Nurses / Physician Assistants
Description: Comprehensive Women's Health, formerly North Florida Women's Physicians of Gainesville, has embarked on a new building project to relocate our practice and open a state-of the-art free standing Birth Center. The project is underway with an anticipated completion in late summer 2018. We anticipate hiring for this position in early spring.
We are in search of CERTIFIED NURSE MIDWIVES with the following qualities:
Seeks to build close connections with client and family
Will work in a team environment
Must be self-starter and self-motivated to get things done
Must be eligible for hospital privileges (in case of transfer)
Our birth center will operate as a full scope midwifery practice. Our practice currently offers full scope midwifery care, but all births take place in the hospital. Our physician colleagues are committed to the midwifery model of care and support the free standing birth center option for their patients and are available anytime for necessary transfers.
Knowledge & skills required:
Knowledge of midwifery principles and techniques
Knowledge of methods ensuring safe working environment for patient, family, and staff
Knowledge of theories of family dynamics, mother-child attachment, parenting and adult learning concepts
Master’s Degree in Nursing with ACNM Certification
Minimum of 1 year working in a free-standing birth center
Licensure, Certification or Registration Required:
Certification of Nurse Midwifery (CNM) program accredited by American College of Nurse Midwives (ACNM)
Additional Salary Information: Competitive salary
Internal Number: 6440-2
About The Birth Center of Comprehensive Women's Health
Comprehensive Women's Health, formerly North Florida Women's Physicians of Gainesville, has embarked on a new endeavor. We are building a brand new office facility along with a free standing state-of-the art birth center. We are seeking experienced certified nurse midwives for our birth center which will open in late August or early September 2018. Initially, we are seeking two full time positions and one half time position. We are accepting applications now in anticipation of hiring in early spring 2018. If you would like to be part of an exciting new facility, please apply today.