Advanced Practice Registered Nurses / Physician Assistants
The Nurse Midwife of the Jersey Shore Family Health Center is the lead provider for the certified Centering Pregnancy Program. Provides primary obstetrical services to prenatal patients who are participants in the prenatal group environment. Provides education to participants in addition to assessment of maternal and fetal well being. Works with and mentors residents in the Centering Pregnancy group model. Participates in formal training classes in Centering Pregnancy Prenatal Care will be provided. Works in conjunction with attending physicians and obstetrical residents in addition to prenatal support team of nurses, social workers, educators, and ancillary staff.
Provides obstetrical services to prenatal patients throughout pregnancy
Orders lab work and tests in accordance with national standards
Provides education and support to prenatal patients and families.
Documents assessment and plan for each patient in accordance to approved standards.
Works in a group setting, often with clients who do not speak the English language.
Ensures appropriate language interpreter is present during obstetrical evaluation.
Current New Jersey License as a Nurse Midwife
Certification as a Nurse Midwife, Advance Practice
1 year experience in providing prenatal obstetrical care
Fluency in Spanish desirable
Ability to be flexible with schedule of prenatal sessions
Internal Number: Neptune
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