Advanced Practice Registered Nurses / Physician Assistants
The Birth Center of Baton Rouge is seeking a compassionate and self-motivated full-time CNM to join its professional team. This growing practice includes full scope midwifery care providing women's health, antepartum, intrapartum, postpartum and newborn care. You will be a member of a team of 3 CNMs with supportive OB and Pediatric physicians and transfer agreements with two local hospitals. While the majority of births are at the birth center, CNM’s are expected to maintain hospital privileges to ensure continuum of care for transfers.
Seeking a warm and nurturing certified nurse midwife with a strong sense of team, skills in customer service, verbal and writing communication and attention to detail. The candidate must be familiar, and comfortable, with out of hospital birth.
National certification as a midwife and current license as a nurse-midwife in the State of Louisiana;
Current adult and infant CPR certification;
Current NRP Certification;
Must attain hospital privileges at Baton Rouge General Medical Center in Baton Rouge, Louisiana.
Three years of experience as a CNM;
Both hospital and out-of-hospital experience is preferred but not required;
Experience/knowledge in holistic health is preferred.
Internal Number: 277
About Birth Center of Baton Rouge
The Birth Center of Baton Rouge is Louisiana’s only accredited freestanding birth center and has served the women of Baton Rouge for over five years. This privately-owned freestanding birth center has recently moved into a newly constructed state-of-the-art facility especially designed in conjunction with midwives and focused on the mother. The facility has three birthing rooms and is located on the campus of Woman’s Hospital.