APC - Certified Nurse Midwife
Company: CareMount Medical, P.C.
Posted on: January 11, 2022
Position Overview : The Certified Midwife provides care and
treatment to women throughout their lifetime including sexual
health and contraception; prenatal, birth and postnatal health; and
gynecologic health from adolescent through menopause.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities (including but not limited to
Participates in initial examination of obstetrical patient, and in
collaboration with the MD, shares responsibility for care,
treatment, and delivery of patient.
Examines patient during pregnancy, utilizing physical findings,
laboratory test results and patient's statements to evaluate
condition and ensure that patient's progress is normal.
Discusses case with Obstetrician to assure observation of specified
Instructs patient in diet and prenatal health practices.
Stays with patient during labor to reassure patient and to
Delivers infant and performs postpartum examinations and treatments
to ensure that patient and infant are responding normally.
When deviations from standard are encountered during pregnancy or
delivery, administers stipulated emergency measures, and arranges
for immediate contact of Obstetrician.
Visits patient during postpartum period in hospital to instruct
patient in care of self and infant and examine patient.
Maintains records of cases for inclusion in established medical
Conducts classes for groups of patients and families to provide
information concerning pregnancy, childbirth, and family
orientation. Performance Requirements:
Knowledge of CareMount Medical policies, regulations, and
procedures to administer patient care.
Adheres to all CareMount Medical's policies and procedures
including OSHA and HIPAA guidelines.
Knowledge of medical equipment and instruments to administer
Knowledge of common safety hazards and precautions to establish a
safe work environment.
Skill in applying and modifying the principles, methods, and
techniques to provide on-going patient care.
Skill in developing and maintaining department quality
Skill in establishing and maintaining effective working
relationships with patients, medical staff, and the public. Ability
to maintain quality control standards.
Ability to react calmly and effectively in emergency
Ability to interpret, adapt, and apply guidelines, and procedures
and the ability to communicate clearly. Qualifications and
Master's degree and Midwifery certificate
Completion of Midwifery, Completion of Midwifery Education
Four years of clinical Midwifery experience, required with
Current NYS Midwife License and AMCB certification
Working knowledge of NextGen Practice Management preferred
Full COVID-19 vaccination is an essential requirement of this role.
CareMount Medical/CareMount Health Solutions will adhere to all
federal, state and local regulations as well as all client
requirements and will obtain necessary proof of vaccination prior
to employment to ensure compliance.
TYPICAL PHYSICAL DEMAND : Requires full range of body motion
including moving and lifting patients, manual and finger dexterity
and eye-hand coordination. Requires sitting and/or standing for
extended periods of time. Occasionally exerts up to 100 pounds of
force, such as assisting patients in arising from the exam table,
pushing patients in wheelchairs, or assisting patients into/out of
wheelchairs. Requires corrected vision and hearing to normal
TYPICAL WORKING CONDITIONS : May require frequent exposure to
communicable diseases and body fluids, toxic substances, medicinal
preparations, and other substances and conditions common to a
medical office/healthcare environment. Requires use of telephone
and computer, potentially for long periods of time. Requires
driving to hospitals and CAREMOUNT MEDICAL locations other than
their primary CAREMOUNT MEDICAL office location. Subject to
irregular or flexible hours.
All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment
without regard to race, ethnicity, color, religion, sex, gender
identity, sexual orientation, national origin, disability, or
protected veteran status. CareMount is an EO employer -
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