Advanced Practice Registered Nurses / Physician Assistants
Hospital, Public and Private
Bonus for extra shifts taken
PTO for Vacation, Sick and Holiday pay
Good work life balance, part-time or full time considered
Internal Number: 1803
Tru Ob/Gyn and Birth Center is seeking an additional Certified Nurse Midwife to our team of 3 physicians and 4 midwives. The CNM is responsible for performing duties independently following established and standardized procedures and methods referring questionable situations to physician. The CNM provides primary health care for women of all ages through assessment, diagnosis, clinical judgment and management to restore, maintain and improve the health status of both obstetrical and gynecological patients.
Provides obstetrical as well as gyn care for the complete women's life cycle
Orders lab work and tests in accordance with national standards
Administers injections, immunizations and oral medications, starts IV.
Assists physician by recording patient progress notes, issues diagnostic orders, and transcribes orders.
Assists with various counseling and education functions.
Develops plan of care for patients in coordination with multidisciplinary team and completes appropriate reports to physicians and family.
Documents and maintains patient records of services provided according to facility and nursing standards.
Establishes a collaborative relationship with other medical providers.
Examines patients to determine presence of illness, utilizing physical findings, laboratory results, medical history, ascertains nature and extent of illness and prescribes treatments as indicated.
Interviews, instructs and advises patients regarding health and illness prevention. Instructs patient and family regarding medications and treatment instructions.
Issues prescriptions to patients based on Federal & State Regulations.
Orders and reviews appropriate laboratory and diagnostic procedures. Reviews all lab data and documents.
Performs and obtains a completed medical history and physical data on patients with appropriate documentation and findings.
Performs independent evaluations and treatment procedures in emergency situations.
Responsible for coordinating nursing and training programs on compliant for policies such as HIPAA, OSHA, Code of Conduct.
Responsible for maintaining the quality and adequacy of nursing practice.
Works in collaboration with a physician to diagnose conditions as necessary.
Graduate of an Accredited Midwifery Program
Licensure: NJ RN and CNM required, Certifications: AMCB, NRP, BLS
Tru Ob/Gyn is seeking an additional CNM for our growing practice in Lakewood, NJ, located near the beautiful Jersey Shore area.
Our practice has an on-site birthing center suite that is a state-of-the-art facility in the midst of a large low-risk community who now see delivering with a midwife in a birthing center as a wonderful option for their birth plan. It is exciting to see how quickly the idea is catching on in the community and beyond. We have the lowest C-section rate in NJ at only 3%!
The State of NJ is very supportive to promote the midwifery model of care and they are spreading the word with lots of PR such as this link:
LINK for NJ MIDWIVES REPORT
Please feel free to take the virtual tour at www.trubirthcenter.com to learn more about our practice and facilities.
TRU OBGYN & BIRTH CENTER (Lakewood, NJ )