Advanced Practice Registered Nurses / Physician Assistants
Responsible for the assessing, planning, implementing, and evaluating midwifery care delivered to assigned group of patients and functions within the expectations of the service.
Graduate of accredited School of Nursing and completion of an approved post basic program of study and clinical experience for Nurse-Midwifery. Certification from the American Midwifery Certification Board. Possession of a current North Carolina RN license. Approved to perform medical acts by the joint midwifery sub-committee of the NC Board of Nursing and NC Board of Medical Examiners. NRP certification is required.
BCLS certification. If the BCLS certification is not from the American Heart Association (AHA), an AHA certification is required within three months of employment date.
Three or more years experience with high risk pregnancies.
Internal Number: 312910
About Catawba Valley Medical Center
Catawba Valley Health System (CVHS) comprises Catawba Valley Medical Center in Hickory, N.C., Catawba Valley Medical Group, Catawba Medical Foundation, and CVHS Corporate Health. It is the region’s largest not-for-profit, public healthcare system and serves the community without direct funding from taxes. CVMC provides and promotes physical, mental, emotional and spiritual well-being of the public in addition to serving as a center for health education, wellness services, preventive medicine and acute care. CVMC has received five consecutive Magnet designations from the American Nurses Credentialing Center, the first and only hospital in North Carolina to do so in recognition of nursing excellence. Additionally, CVHS features the region’s only level III Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU). CVHS has been recognized recently with ten national Women’s Choice Awards, including being named one of America’s Best 100 Hospitals for Patient Experience and having a 2020 Patient Safety score that ranks among the top 2% of all U.S. hospitals.
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