Advanced Practice Registered Nurses / Physician Assistants
UPMC Horizon is looking to add a fourth full-scope certified nurse midwife to join an established midwifery practice in a community hospital setting with 24/7 inhouse physician collaboration.
Birth Place at UPMC Horizon
UPMC Horizon is proud to partner with UPMC Magee-Womens Hospital and is committed to providing comprehensive maternity and infant care to women and families.
Located at the Shenango Valley hospital campus, Birth Place offers advanced maternity care in a comfortable, home-like setting, while wireless fetal monitoring allows our laboring patients more freedom to move around and seek comfort measures such as hydrotherapy. The labor and delivery area is on the second floor, while our mother-baby unit and level I and II nurseries are located on the third floor.
To ensure that mothers and their newborn babies are in the hands of world-class experts, our Birth Place nurses have received advanced education at UPMC Magee-Womens Hospital.
Faculty, Certified Nurse Midwife (Full-Scope) Primary Responsibilities: • Midwife shall be available to perform clinical and administrative services, on average, forty-eight (48) hours per week, including performance of clinical services during a full day office schedule, day call, night and weekend call. • Midwife will be available for participation in clinical meetings, patient orientation sessions and administrative needs of the midwifery service. • Full compliance with timely and accurate completion of charts and associated clinical documentation. • Midwife shall participate in community education, outreach activities, and activities to promote midwifery as mutually agreed upon by UPP and Midwife. • Participate in all Annual Training Requirements for Midwives/Faculty as may be established, for both UPP and SOM. • Full compliance with the UPP Compliance Plan annual training requirements and all internal and compliance audits (i.e., Departmental and Corporate). • Provision of all information, as requested, necessary for divisional and departmental budgeting in a timely manner. • OSHA, Patient Safety, Bio-Terrorism Training (and any others as mandated by Corporate during the course of the fiscal year). • Maintain current Pennsylvania midwifery license, prescriptive authority certificate and nursing license, Drug Enforcement Agency (DEA) certificate, Medicare & other third party payer provider number(s) as deemed necessary by UPP. Maintain an active ACNM certificate. • Completion of the SOM/UPP Annual Faculty Performance Evaluation within established time frame and maintaining a minimum overall rating of Satisfactory. • Meet State Boards of Medicine and Nursing CME requirements as well as American Midwifery Certification Board requirements
Schedule • 8, 12 and 24 hours shifts • Days, nights and weekends (rotating)
Basic Qualifications: • Graduate of education program accredited by the Accreditation Commission for Midwifery Education (ACME) • AMCB Certification • Current state RN and CNM licensure • Midwifery experience preferred, new graduates will be considered
Additional Salary Information: Competitive salary and benefits. Academic appointment dependent on qualifications and experience, opportunities for learning expanded scope skills of circumcision and surgical first assist.
Internal Number: Horizon002
About UPMC - Horizon
Magee-Womens Hospital of UPMC University of Pittsburgh Physicians (UPP) was established in 1999 with the affiliation agreement with the University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine. UPP offers an academic mission, including education and research, for the 23 clinical departments. UPP provides centralized support services for the clinical departments such as information services, legal services, human resources, and financial and medical billing.