Winnie Palmer Hospital for Women and Babies is the second largest women’s hospital in the country providing care to the Central Florida community and beyond. WPH is an ANCC Magnet Designated facility as well as the largest center to receive the Baby Friendly Designation. Winnie Palmer Hospital averages 40 deliveries and 100 ED visits per day.
The OB Hospitalist Team is comprised of 25 OB Hospitalist physicians who offer 24/7 inpatient and women’s emergency department coverage, and we are looking to expand midwife coverage to meet those needs. WPH currently has 7 CNMs that provide care in the inpatient setting, triage (ED), as well as in Maternal Fetal Medicine and High-Risk OB Clinic. The team is seeking an additional, experienced Midwife to join the department to assist with majority night shift and weekend coverage. The position requires flexibility for rotating shift requests.
The CNM is expected to help with postpartum rounds, cover laboring patients, vaginal deliveries, and assist with cesarean sections.
Within WPH Triage, the CNM is responsible for assessing, treating, and managing pregnant and gynecological problems.
The CNM covers labor and delivery and is expected to assist in WPH Triage when needed. Triage only shifts may be required.
Overall CNM care encompasses preconception counseling, care during pregnancy and childbirth, care for high risk pregnancies prenatally, normal gynecological services, and contraceptive care.
The CNM is permitted to handle emergency situations and to provide collaborative practice per protocol.
The CNM provides surgical assistance.
The CNM provides medical resident education as well as APRN and CNM education during student rotations.
Master’s degree in Nursing as an Advanced Registered Nurse Practitioner in the nurse Midwife category.
Minimum 2 years’ experience as a Certified Nurse Midwife.
Certified as a Certified Nurse-Midwife by the American College of Nurse Midwives or the American Counsel of Nurse Midwives renewed every eight (8) years and after 2010 renewed every five (5) years.
Current active certification and licensure in the State of Florida as an Advanced Practice Registered Nurse in the nurse midwifery category renewed every two (2) years.
Maintains current BLS and NRP certification.
Internal Number: Req28012
About Orlando Health
Orlando Health is a not-for-profit healthcare organization with $7.1 billion of assets under management that serves the southeastern United States. Headquartered in Orlando, Florida, the system was founded more than 100 years ago.
The healthcare system is recognized around the world for its pediatric and adult Level One Trauma program, co-located at Orlando Health Arnold Palmer Hospital for Children and Orlando Health Orlando Regional Medical Center, where more than 50 victims of the Pulse nightclub mass shooting were treated in June 2016. The system is also home to the only state-accredited Level Two Adult Trauma Center in Pinellas County at Bayfront Health St. Petersburg. Orlando Health Winnie Palmer Hospital for Women & Babies houses the nation’s largest neonatal intensive care unit under one roof and is the only facility in the southeast to offer open fetal surgery to repair the most severe forms of spina bifida. Orlando Health also operates the National Training Center for Olympic athletes and the Orlando Health Network, which is recognized as one of the largest and highest performing clinically integrated networks in the region. As a statutory teaching healthcare system,... Orlando Health hosts more than 325 residents and fellows including more than 40 who are enrolled at Bayfront Health St. Petersburg’s OB/GYN, Family Medicine, Sports Medicine and Pharmacy programs. Orlando Health clinicians have pioneered life-changing research including therapies for end-stage breast cancer and identifying biomarkers to detect traumatic brain injury.
Orlando Health is a 3,200-bed system that includes 15 wholly-owned hospitals and emergency departments; rehabilitation services, cancer institutes, heart institutes, imaging and laboratory services, wound care centers, physician offices for adults and pediatrics, skilled nursing facilities, an in-patient behavioral health facility, home healthcare services in partnership with LHC Group, and urgent care centers in partnership with CareSpot Urgent Care. Nearly 4,200 physicians, representing more than 80 medical specialties and subspecialties have privileges across the Orlando Health system, which employs nearly 22,000 team members. Areas of clinical excellence are orthopedics, heart and vascular, cancer care, neurosciences, surgery, pediatric specialties, neonatology, women’s health and trauma.
Orlando Health hospitals are: Bayfront Health St. Petersburg, Orlando Health Arnold Palmer Hospital for Children, Orlando Health Dr. P. Phillips Hospital, Orlando Health – Health Central Hospital, Orlando Health Horizon West Hospital, Orlando Health Orlando Regional Medical Center; Orlando Health South Lake Hospital; Orlando Health South Seminole Hospital, Orlando Health St. Cloud Hospital and Orlando Health Winnie Palmer Hospital for Women & Babies.