The Perkins Alternative Birthing Center at Ochsner Health is seeking a Certified Nursing Midwife
Location: New Orleans, Louisiana
Type: Full Time
Salary: from $98,197
Advanced Practice Registered Nurses / Physician Assistants
Certified Nurse Midwife
Hospital, Public and Private
Full Benefit package
APP Incentive plan
Internal Number: 00133146
The Perkins Alternative Birthing Center at Ochsner Health Baptist Medical Center is seeking a full time Certified Nurse Midwife to join our team.
This job provides advice, care, and support for women, their partners and families during the pre-conceptual, antenatal, intra-natal, and post-natal periods. Our team works closely with the staff, residents, nursing and ancillary staff to provide high quality, satisfying care to our patients and their families.
Assesses, examines, and recommends treatment for complete reproductive and gynecologic health for all stages of the patient's life.
Serves as a patient advocate within the system and community.
Works in collaboration with a highly engaged team of MDs, nursing and administrative team in the planning, implementation and evaluation of medical and nursing care.
Combination of clinic and on-call hospital responsibilities.
Coverage of weekends and holidays are expectations of the role.
Minimum qualification of a Master's in a nurse midwifery program.
Ochsner Health is a system that delivers health to the people of Louisiana, Mississippi and the Gulf South with a mission to Serve, Heal, Lead, Educate and Innovate. Ochsner Health is a not-for-profit committed to giving back to the communities it serves through preventative screenings, health and wellness resources and partnerships with innovative organizations that share our vision. Ochsner Health healed more than 876,000 people from across the globe in 2019, providing the latest medical breakthroughs and therapies, including digital medicine for chronic conditions and telehealth specialty services. Ochsner Health is a national leader, named the top hospital in Louisiana and a top children’s hospital by U.S. News & World Report. As Louisiana’s leading healthcare educator, Ochsner Health and its partners educate thousands of healthcare professionals annually. Ochsner Health is innovating healthcare by investing in new technologies and research to make world-class care more accessible, affordable, convenient and effective. Ochsner's team of more than 26,000 employees and 4,500 providers are working to reinvent the future of health and wellness in the region. To learn more about Ochsner Health, please visit www.ochsner.org.