Advanced Practice Registered Nurses / Physician Assistants
M Health is seeking a Certified Nurse-Midwife to join the University of Minnesota’s Department of Obstetrics and Women's Health--Division of OB/GYN, Midwifery and Family Planning to practice full-scope midwifery in Minneapolis, MN. The CNM will work as a member of the healthcare team in the independent management of maternity and gynecological health care; focusing on pregnancy, childbirth, postpartum, family planning and preventative care throughout the life time. CNMs practice in accordance with the Standards of the Practice of Nurse-Midwifery, as defined by the American College of Nurse-Midwives (ACNM).
1.0 FTE position available, joining 9 CNMs.
Diverse patient population, 2 clinic sites.
Onsite specialties include: MFM, OB/GYN, Family Medicine, Integrative Health, Internal Medicine, Urogyn, Pharmacy consultation, Breast Health/mammography, and Psychology.
The CNMs attend births at the University of Minnesota Medical Center, Birthplace. We offer a variety of support for normal physiologic birth for patients including water birth, EFM telemetry, nitrous oxide, slings, birth balls, CUB, rebozo and peanut balls. We value, support, and recommend doula involvement.
University of Minnesota Medical Center, Birthplace, has a collaborative, supportive and respectful culture with strong midwifery representation and leadership. The hospital leadership supports robust quality improvement initiatives and innovative care model development.
The group prides itself on a stellar collaborative model with the CNM, OB/GYN, and MFM providers.
This is an academic practice with commitment to teaching CNM and NP students, medical students, family medicine residents and working with OB residents. We have Clinical Instructor faculty appointments with the UMN Medical School.
The practice has an established clinical faculty model with the UMN School of Nursing in the nurse-midwifery DNP program, affording more opportunities for academic involvement and direct DNP project support.
We serve all people and strive to provide holistic, affirming, individualized, and respectful care.
We cultivate relationships with midwives attending community births and streamline care when a patient need to transfer to the hospital, honoring midwifery to midwifery care or elevate to MD care as needed.
A qualified candidate will be a graduate of an accredited school of nursing and formal nurse-midwife training program. The candidate will have a current, or be eligible for, MN RN license and be approved or eligible by the Minnesota Board of Nursing for prescription writing privileges, be certified through American Midwifery Certification Board (AMCB) and meet threshold criteria/qualifications for Credentialing and Privileges. Membership and involvement with the MN Affiliate of ACNM and national ACNM expected.
DNP or PhD preferred (or in process) OR candidates with an MS degree and plans for doctoral degree. MS degree considered. Clinical and teaching experience preferred, but new graduates welcome to apply.
Internal Number: R0008697
About University of Minnesota Physicians
As the multi-specialty group practice for the faculty of the University of Minnesota Medical School, University of Minnesota Physicians has more than 950 physicians and 1,600 health professionals, providing clinical care in over 100 specialty and sub-specialty areas. Our mission is three-fold: delivering exceptional patient care, advancing medicine through research, and training the next generation of health professionals.