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Certified Nurse Midwife

Requisition #: 189798
Location: Johns Hopkins Hospital Nursing, Baltimore, MD 21201
Category: Nursing
Work Shift: Day Shift
Work Week: Full Time (40 hours)
Weekend Work Required: No
Date Posted: July 30, 2019

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The Johns Hopkins Hospital

Baltimore, MD

POSITION SUMMARY:
The Nurse Mid-Wife works collaboratively within a multidisciplinary health team and is responsible for providing comprehensive and age appropriate care to both well and/or ill gynecologic and obstetrical patients. The Mid-Wife educates patients and/or intervenes in acute or chronic illness. The Mid-Wife practices within the guidelines of the unit department, and institution and in accordance with the Nurse Mid-Wife - Physician Written Agreement required and approved by the State of Maryland. The Mid-Wife is granted affiliate staff privileges by the Johns Hopkins Hospital Medical Board; these privileges list specific tasks and are reviewed annually. COMPETENCIES: A. Education: Master's degree from an accredited school of Nursing. Completion of midwifery – family nurse – adult practitioner program. B. Knowledge Advanced clinical skills in specialty area or equivalent. Advanced research knowledge, including interpretation, utilization, and conduct. General computer knowledge and capability to use computers. C. Skills Ability to incorporate into practice theoretical concepts and advances clinical skills with patients, families, and interdisciplinary health care team members. Analytical ability necessary to diagnose patients and to develop and implement plans of action for long and short term management of acute and chronic health. Advanced interpersonal skills necessary to communicate effectively with all members of the interdisciplinary health care team to enhance collaboration and problem-solving. Ability to communicate effectively both verbally and in writing in order to provide information to patients and healthcare personnel. Ability to function effectively in a fluid, dynamic, and rapidly changing environment. D. Required Licensure, Certification, Etc. Current registered nurse licensure in the State of Maryland. If you order or refer items or services for Medicare beneficiaries and you do not have an enrollment record in the Provider Enrollment, Chain and Ownership Systems (PECOS), you will need to submit an enrollment application to Medicare to be eligible for employment. Current certification as a Nurse Midwifery Advanced Practitioner by the State of Maryland. E. Work Experience Three years of related clinical nursing experience. F. Machines, Tools, Equipment: Able to operate patient care equipment, computers, and general office equipment.

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