| POSITION SUMMARY: |
Brockton Neighborhood Health Center is seeking a full time experienced CNM to join our midwifery staff at a busy and growing community health center south of Boston, MA.
The ideal candidate must be interested in providing full scope midwifery care to a diverse multi-cultural population of mainly immigrant women. Our clients are from Cape Verde, Haiti, Brazil, and Central and South America, in addition to US born.
The ideal candidate will also be comfortable co-managing women who are low risk, at risk, and high risk with our physician colleagues.
Births are at local community hospital with Level II Nursery, 24-hour Anesthesia and Neonatology coverage, as well as consultant MFM. Strong physician back up. Brockton Neighborhood Health Center is a Federally Qualified community health center in downtown Brockton, MA. Health center services include a full-time OB Social Worker, Behavioral Health, in-house Interpreter Services, Internal Medicine, Family Practice, HIV Clinic, Pediatrics, Dental, and Eye services. A comprehensive package of benefits is available. As a federally qualified community health center, the Federal Tort Act covers malpractice insurance. Federal or state loan repayment may be available. Brockton, MA is conveniently located within an hour of Boston, Providence, and Cape Cod.
MINIMUM SKILLS AND KNOWLEDGE REQUIREMENTS:
Current Massachusetts licensure for R.N. in expanded role as Certified Nurse Midwife. Federal and State licensure for prescriptive writing privileges Minimum 2 years’ experience as a practicing CNM Minimum 2 year contract required.