Advanced Practice Registered Nurses / Physician Assistants
The successful candidate will join a dedicated cohesive staff of eight midwives with responsibilities that include managing the labor room and providing prenatal, family planning and gynecological care in our ambulatory offices. This position is a full time day position with no call and no weekend coverage. Our midwives independently maintain their own OB/GYN caseload with physician and or MFM co-management when needed. Your schedule will rotate between four clinics and one labor room shift and five clinics and no labor room coverage.
Responsibilities include, post-partum rounds, coverage of the fetal testing unit, breastfeeding and prenatal classes, annually hosting at least one of our evening monthly baby showers, precepting ED residents, medical and midwifery students, attendance at our weekly staff meetings and participation in our journal club.
SBH providers care for a diverse, urban population of women at five ambulatory sites. We are a team of ten obstetricians, eight midwives, an MFM and a GYN oncologist who offer you great expertise in a very supportive work environment. We attend about a thousand births annually.
SBH is currently in the designation phase of the Baby-Friendly USA certification and have just been accepted into the NYSDOH Centering of Pregnancy cohort. The centering clinics will start out as midwifery run.
The ideal candidate will have appropriate educational credentials, excellent clinical skill as well as relevant experience. Foreign language ability (especially Spanish) is strongly preferred. The compensation offered includes a competitive annual salary (commensurate with experience), and a comprehensive benefits package, including a 401K plan, health care coverage, CME stipend, twelve sick days and twenty vacation days annually.
Internal Number: 10008
About St. Barnabas OB/GYN, P.C.
SBH Health System, is a community- based patient friendly healthcare system serving individuals and families in the Bronx, New York.
At SBH we are committed to improving the health of our community and dedicated to providing compassionate, comprehensive and innovative healthcare in a safe environment where the patient always come first.
As an urban healthcare system we take special pride in our location, a ten acre landscaped campus in the heart of the Bronx. We are a 422 bed hospital, with approximately 1,000 deliveries a year, a Level I Trauma center and a Level III Perinatal Center.