An opportunity exists for the development of a Nurse-Midwifery Practice at Good Samaritan Medical Center (GSMC) and Platte Valley Medical Center (PVMC).
A Certified Nurse-Midwife (CNM) provides full-scope care in the prenatal, intrapartum, post-partum and triage settings in both inpatient and outpatient settings from low to moderate risk patients in accordance with Clinical Practice Guidelines. Candidates must meet the criteria for Certified Nurse-Midwives by Medical Staff Bylaws, Clinical Rules and Medical Staff Rules and functions in accordance with the American College of Nurse-Midwives Standards for Nurse-Midwifery Practice. CNM’s work in a collaborative relationship with attending physicians and residents from the Saint Joseph Hospital OB/GYN Residency Program and the Family Practice Residency Program. Experience as faculty for medical students, residents and nurse-midwifery students is preferred. The practice works closely with nursing and ancillary staff to provide high-quality, satisfying care to patients and their families. CNM’s participate in the outreach and community education to foster the Mission and promote business growth initiatives. CNM’s may be included in future expansion plans for midwifery satellite offices at other SCL hospital sites. In addition to the responsibilities described above, the role may include such other responsibilities and duties as assigned from time to time, based upon needs or requirements.
Graduate from an accredited school of nursing
Bachelor’s Degree in Nursing
Master’s Degree (Nursing, Public Health)
Graduation from an ACNM accredited nurse-midwifery education program
One year full-scope nurse-midwifery practice
Licensure & Certification:
Current license to practice nursing in Colorado
Registered as an Advanced Practice Nurse in Colorado
Current ACNM Certification
Current enrollment in the AMCB CCA or CMP
Colorado Prescriptive Authority
Current DEA Number
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SCL Health is a faith-based, nonprofit healthcare organization that operates eight hospitals, four safety net clinics, one children’s mental health center and more than 190 ambulatory service centers in three states – Colorado, Kansas and Montana. The health system includes 15,000 full-time associates and more than 500 employed providers.