Advanced Practice Registered Nurses / Physician Assistants
Certified Nurse Midwife
Position Description Mayo Clinic midwifery care is growing in Mankato, Minnesota! Do you want to practice at the top of your license as a community health midwife? Come work with a preeminent team of midwives in a world-renowned hospital system with a commitment to innovation! Mayo Clinic Health System (MCHS) Mankato is seeking a Certified Nurse Midwife to join a group of three midwives, OB physicians and nurse practitioners in a team-based approach to maternal and women’s health care. Our midwives enjoy all the benefits of full scope midwifery in a supportive hospital setting. Join a collaborative team in the Southwest Minnesota region working to provide the highest standard of care based on Mayo Clinic values. Mayo Clinic midwives provide antepartum, intrapartum, and postpartum care along with well woman gynecologic care in the clinic setting. Labor and birth care is provided by the midwifery group with the assistance of the obstetrician when needed. Midwives provide prenatal care through an innovative OB nest model that combines telehealth and hands-on provider care to reduce on-site visits and expand access to prenatal services based on patient preference. As a unit, obstetrics team members assist in the delivery of more than 550 babies each year.
The Certified Nurse Midwives at Mayo Clinic provide a full range of healthcare services for women, including primary care, gynecologic and family planning services, preconception care, and comprehensive obstetric care. CNMs place IUDs and Nexplanons as well as provide first assistant care for cesarean births. Mayo Clinic midwives have the opportunity to collaborate with their midwifery colleagues in Rochester and the Mayo Clinic health system as well as take shifts at other campus sites to gain additional clinical experiences.
The vision for the Certified Nurse Midwives at Mayo Clinic is to provide the best midwifery care in the world by modeling evidence-based midwifery in a team-based approach to care. Midwives at Mayo Clinic believe that every patient deserves a midwife as part of their care and strive to support their patients in a holistic, whole person way while working with the first class medical care that is available in the Mayo enterprise.
As a Mayo Clinic midwife, you’ll enjoy high-level resource support in a collaborative, multi-specialty practice with access to specialists in maternal fetal medicine, medical genetics, reproductive medicine, and other medical and surgical specialties as needed throughout the Mayo Clinic Enterprise. In an evidence-based practice where midwives are an integral part of the culture, you will have opportunities to pursue your professional passions in areas such as midwifery education, work as a faculty member, leadership activities, or the pursuit of research with strong institutional support. CNMs are eligible for faculty status through the Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science and provide didactic and clinical teaching to learners throughout their educational program. Mayo Clinic midwives receive support to further the midwifery credential on a national scale through engagement with professional associations, advocacy, publication, and presentation at conferences. Mayo Clinic focuses on clinical excellence, academic teaching, and research projects that further the advancement of medicine. Midwives have the opportunity to participate in all that Mayo Clinic has to offer as a valued provider among the team. Pursue your passion and contribute to the future of midwifery at the #1 hospital system in the United States.
Qualifications Masters or Doctoral-prepared graduate of a school of nursing and midwifery program accredited by the Accreditation Commission for Midwifery Education. Body mobility, coordinated dexterity of hands, ears, and eyes; sensory acuity, and verbal ability are required.
Preferred Qualifications Experience as a teacher or preceptor in an academic medical center, participation in quality improvement or research projects, and expertise in multidisciplinary team collaboration are desirable. Additional certifications in Obstetric Ultrasound, Advanced Fetal Monitoring, Surgical First Assist, Centering Pregnancy, and/or Lactation consultation are preferred.
License/Certification Requirements: Eligible for RN and APRN licensure in Minnesota. Active AMCB CNM certification. Current BLS and NRP certifications.
Exemption Status – Exempt
Compensation Detail - Salary commensurate with experience.
Benefit Eligible - Yes
Schedule - Full Time
Hours/Pay Period - 80
Schedule Details Schedule may include a mix of 8 hour day shifts in the clinic and 48-72 hours of call from home. Must live or be willing to relocate within 20-30 minutes of the hospital.
Weekend Schedule Rotating weekend call; 1 in 4 weekends
Telecommute/Telework - No
Site Description Mankato, Minnesota is nestled among a confluence of three rivers just one hour from Minneapolis. Local residents enjoy beautiful scenery and a vibrant local culture with many choices for arts and entertainment. Local artisans, shops and restaurants will keep you engaged while the bucolic countryside ensures a life of peace and tranquility. Mankato has been listed as one of the best small towns to live and raise a family in the United States. Whether you choose to live in the quaint downtown area, along the banks of a river, on a farm or in the woods, you’ll love taking advantage of the healthy outdoor activities that abound in all seasons while knowing that the Twin Cities are just a short drive from home.
Equal Opportunity Employer As an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer Mayo Clinic is committed to creating an inclusive environment that values the diversity of its employees and does not discriminate against any employee or candidate. Women, minorities, veterans, people from the LGBTQ communities and people with disabilities are strongly encouraged to apply to join our teams. Reasonable accommodations to access job openings or to apply for a job are available.
Internal Number: CNM
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