Advanced Practice Registered Nurses / Physician Assistants
The Certified Nurse Midwife (CNM) is responsible for providing direct clinical care in the out-patient practice and in-patient hospital coverage. The CNM is responsible for the full scope of midwifery practice including well woman gynecological care throughout the reproductive lifespan, peri and post menopausal periods, GYN problem visits, testing and contraception counseling and prescription, insertion and removal of intrauterine devices. The CNM manages high risk pregnancies in consultation with physicians. All essential functions performed in this position reflect the age specific needs of the patient.
Master’s of Science in Nursing (MSN) required. American Midwifery Certification Board (AMCB) required. Current State of RI Midwifery Licensure and controlled substance registration required. Demonstrates knowledge and skills necessary to provide care to patients throughout the life span with consideration of aging processes, human development stages, and sensitivity to cultural diversity in each step of the care process.
2 years’ clinical Obstetrics and Gynecology experience as a Certified Nurse Midwife preferred. Must have patient care services, procedures and privileges approved by the sponsoring physician.
Internal Number: 6056
About Lifespan Physician Group
Lifespan Physician Group (LPG) has become the largest multi-specialty practice in Rhode Island since its inception in 2012.
Our growing network of over 700 providers offers a multitude of services that encompass medical areas such as psychiatry and behavioral health, women’s medicine, and specialty services including gastroenterology and ophthalmology
LPG’s continuum of care guarantees access to specialty services within our network, as well as reaching all of Lifespan’s clinical care. Our teams provide patients with care ranging from basic needs to the most advanced treatments. Our integrated approach to your care is facilitated by your single electronic health record, MyLifespan.