About the AREA:
Located in Northern California just 1.5 hrs from the Bay area.
About the GROUP:
Hospital has 94 licensed beds and in continually working to provide the best inpatient, outpatient and emergency services care.
About the POSITION:
Certified Nurse Midwife need
Evaluate patient’s general and obstetrical health status
Determine pregnancy status, duration of gestation, presentation, and position of fetus, fetal heart rate, and determines whether all statistics are within normal limits.
Obtains an accurate medical, obstetrical, gynecological and social history and an account of the course of the present pregnancy.
Observes signs of the member’s general and obstetrical health status
Performs all appropriate physical examinations appropriate to CNM care needed, including the Pap smear, breast examination, and pelvic examination. Records all findings of examinations, histories and significant observations on patients’ medical record.
Consults with appropriate physician regarding any abnormal findings.
Orders appropriate lab and medical imaging studies as needed.
Institutes preventative measures and detects abnormal conditions.
Obtains consultation and assistance from ancillary services as needed.
Provides antepartum patient education.
Evaluates maternal general health status and well-being.
Performs medical screening exam to diagnose labor.
Independently manages the care of low risk women during labor and delivery, under the supervision of a physician.
Co-manages higher risk patients when determined appropriate by the CNM and physician.
Full time position
Call will rotate through providers
Must have experience and an active CA license
About the COMP & BENEFITS:
Excellent base salary