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Nurse Midwife opportunity

Company: iRecruitMD
Location: Marysville
Posted on: June 25, 2022

Job Description:

(Only QUALIFIED Healthcare Professionals accepted) Midwife - Certified Nurse Mid-Wife Opportunity

Midwife Job Summary

We are looking for an experienced and caring midwife to join our healthcare team. The midwife will be responsible for the physical, mental, and emotional care of their patients during delivery. You will provide prenatal and postnatal education, examine the patient during the course of the pregnancy, and assist patients in creating birth plans. You will also ensure the health and well-being of the newborn and mother during delivery. Must be licensed to practice.

Midwife Duties and Responsibilities

Perform gynecological exams
Educate patients on health, nutrition, and family planning
Take patient vital signs
Perform tests to obtain information about patients medical conditions
Counsel expectant mothers on birthing plans, including hospital care, birthing centers, and other options
Provide emotional care for mothers during birth
Arrange prenatal planning and care for mothers
Prepare for birthing by following all health and safety standards
Coach mother through the birthing process
Perform deliveries and assist caesareans
Tend to the health and well-being of both the baby and mother during the process
Assist surgeons and physicians in caring for the mother during complicated births
Provide care for mothers and newborns after birth
Weigh and measure newborns
Monitor the patients vital signs and heart rate during birth
Study patient history and health assessments
Communicate stages of birth to family members
Explain and demonstrate breastfeeding techniques
Monitor patient postpartum and be available for questions or concerns
Participate in research and further educational opportunities
Perform CPR or other emergency measures if needed

Midwife Requirements and Qualifications

Bachelors degree from an accredited School of Nursing and Midwifery and certification from the American Midwifery Certification Board; additional education and certification a plus
Must be registered as a nurse in the state of California
Ability to multitask, prioritize, and manage time efficiently
Excellent verbal and written communication skills

Benefits
Health, Dental and Vision
401k
Paid Time off
10 holidays
loan repayment

Keywords: iRecruitMD, Sacramento , Nurse Midwife opportunity, Healthcare , Marysville, California

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