Advanced Practice Registered Nurses / Physician Assistants
Denver Center for Birth and Wellness, a privately owned freestanding birth center in Littleton, Colorado, is excited to announce openings for both a Full-time and part-time Certified Nurse-Midwife (CNM). The CNM will provide full-scope holistic midwifery care in our clinic and will be on-call to attend births in the birth center.
We offer a continuum of care that includes advocacy, evidence-based protocols, and mindfulness practices in a beautiful and empowering setting. We currently offer prenatal, preconception, postpartum and well-woman visits, support an average of 15 births per month, and provide extensive educational offerings to prepare clients for their pregnancy and birth journey. In addition to having supportive collaborative and referral relationships as a part of the medical community, we are privileged to engage with an extensive network of professionals in our birth community including doulas, birth photographers, chiropractors, acupuncturists, massage therapists, psychotherapists, and more.
The ideal candidate would be comfortable in an autonomous practice setting, enjoy providing individualized emotional support to families in preparation and during birth, is familiar with hypnobirthing techniques, is comfortable providing lactation support and immediate newborn care, and has a demonstrated ability to recognize and act on variations from normal.
The CNM hired in a full-time capacity will split clinic and call-time in this 2.5 FTE practice, including some weekends and nights.
The CNM in a Part-Time capacity will need to have flexible availability to work 2-3 days of clinic per month including an average of 4, 24hr call-shifts per month and occasional stretches of vacation coverage for the full-time CNMs.
For consideration, candidates should also have the following qualifications: -Eligible or current licensure as an APRN-CNM in Colorado -Colorado prescriptive authority -Current NRP and BLS certifications -Experience with alternative pain therapies -Experience with water birth -Gynecologic skills include IUD insertion/removal -Basic ultrasound skills -Minimum 1 year experience as a CNM
Internal Number: 001
About Denver Center for Birth and Wellness
The Denver Center for Birth and Wellness LLC is a new free-standing birth center that will provide a holistic approach to birth including complete prenatal and postpartum care, water birth, lactation consulting, nutrition counseling, massage, classes, and more for families in and around the Denver-metro area.