Certified Nurse Midwife--join 5 CNMs & 4 OB/Gyns in full scope integrated practice.
Shenandoah Community Health
May 15, 2018
Martinsburg, West Virginia
Full Time - Entry Level
Advanced Practice Registered Nurses / Physician Assistants
With the retirement of a long term CNM this summer, we are recruiting a 5th CNM for the Women's Health Department of Shenandoah Community Health Center. Current staffing includes 5 CNMs & 4 OB/Gyns in an integrated practice providing full scope gyn, prenatal care, and delivery services with 750+ deliveries/year at the nearby WVU Medicine/Berkeley Medical Center. The CNMs and OB/Gyns enjoy a respectful and supportive collaborative relationship. Seeking experienced CNM or new grad with nursing experience.
Departmental staff also includes a WHNP, PA, two ultrasonographers, RN/certified lactation consultant, and nursing & office support staff. With Joint Commission Medical Home status, supportive services typical of community health centers include integrated behavioral health, Drug Free Moms and Babies program, breastfeeding support group, WIC, diabetes management program, weight management program, HIV/Aids support services, social workers, health education, onsite medical interpreters (Spanish, Haitian Creole), patient transportation. On-site pharmacy, lab, and radiology.
SVMS is a multi-disciplinary community health center (FQHC) with opportunity for professional collaboration with on-site pediatricians, family medicine physicians, internists, FNPs, psychiatrists, psychotherapists, pharmacists. Our dental office is at a nearby location.
Advantages of working in our CHC setting include: Occurrence-based professional liability coverage under government-backed Federal Tort Claims Act. Potential for NHSC or state loan repayment. Good balance of office/hospital.
Benefits include Vacation, Sick, CME Leaves; Medical, Life, Long Term Disability Insurances; Tax Deferred retirement plan; $2000/yr CME allotment; paid APRN License, DEA fees, & hospital dues. Paid Interview expenses and relocation assistance.
Located only 80 miles from Washington and Baltimore in the northern Shenandoah Valley, Martinsburg WV is a vibrant, rapidly growing community with excellent k-12 schools & local colleges and universities. We enjoy a dynamic music, theatre, art scene, & a rich variety of cultural, historic, & recreational options including national and state parks. We invite you to visit our website at www.shencommhealth.com
Must be Masters prepared Certified Nurse Midwife eligible for WV licensure. Prefer candidate with midwifery experience and/or L&D experience, although will consider recent graduates. Spanish speaker a plus, but not required.
Additional Salary Information: Base salary plus bonus plan calculated and paid quarterly.
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About Shenandoah Community Health
Shenandoah Community Health is a multi-disciplinary non-profit community health center with 50+ clinicians and 250 other staff. Typical of CHCs, there is opportunity for interactive professional collaboration and strong supportive services to ensure continuity of care for patients and support for clinicians. Our mission is to promote health and wellness by providing access to a full range of coordinated health care services for the community.