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APP - Certified Nurse Midwife

Location: Fort Myers, FL
Category: Women's Health Nursing
Type: Full Time
Schedule: Variable/Days

Description:

Location: LEE Health

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Department: LPG Obstetrics and Gynecology

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Workdays/Nights: Variable

2776 Cleveland Ave

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Shift: Shift 1

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7:00:00 AM to 4:00:00 PM

Fort Myers, FL 33901

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Work Type: Full Time

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We are looking for a fulltime Certified Nurse Midwife or Womens Health Nurse Practitioner to join our busy full scope practice of 5 midwives and 7 physicians. The Certified Nurse Midwife would have clinic, hospital and call responsibilities. We provide intrapartum care in a hospital setting and provide outpatient antepartum, postpartum, gynecological and primary care at 3 locations in our area. 

Summary:

Responsible for the delivery of patient care in their area of specialty through the process of assessment; evaluation; diagnosing; recognition and prevention of adverse event; planning; and implementation. Performs responsibilities in four areas of practice: clinician, teacher, leadership and professional development. Collaborates with other professional disciplines to ensure safe; effective and efficient patient care delivery; and the achievement of desired patient outcomes. Continuously monitors quality patient care through excellence in customer service and performance improvement that demonstrate positive outcomes in patient care. Provides leadership in the practice location. Nurse Practitioners (NP) and Physician Assistants (PA) are required to function consistent with Florida Law. The Advanced Provider III typically practice as hospital based specialists; may act as a surgical assist and perform inpatient procedures. Has night and weekend shift rotations and call coverage responsibilities. Cares for high acuity patients in a fast paced and unpredictable environment. May work without immediate physician supervision. Examples include ICU APs; ED APs; Surgical subspecialties APs, etc.

Job Requirements

Responsibilities:

Educational Requirements

Degree/Diploma ObtainedProgram of StudyRequired/
Preferred
and/or

Additional Requirements

Graduate from a Nurse Practitioner or Physician Assistant program required.


Experience Requirements

Minimum Years RequiredArea of ExperienceRequired/
Preferred
and/or
No Experience Required

Additional Requirements

Experience in area of specialty preferred


State of Florida Licensure Requirements

LicensesRequired/
Preferred
and/or
Nurse Practitioner or Physician Assistant LicenseRequired

Certifications/Registration Requirements

Certificates/RegistrationsRequired/
Preferred
and/or
BLS (American Heart Association / Basic Life Support)Required

Additional Requirements

BLS is required. ACLS may be required as identified/area of specialty. Certification by the America College of Nurse-Midwifes (ACNM) and American Certification Council (ACC) is required for Nurse Midwives.

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