Certified Nurse Midwife(CNM)

Location: Beverly, MA
Job ID: 152602-1A
Date Posted: Jan 17, 2019

Job Description

Welcome To

 

The North Shore Birth Center and Beverly Hospital, members of Lahey Health, a vibrant and growing health care system. We offer competitive salaries and benefits. We adhere to the principles of a just and fair work environment for all colleagues, where respect is foundational and performance is rewarded.

 

Beverly, MA is a gem of coastal New England, with a commitment to historic preservation alongside beachfront parks, a thriving arts scene, and a lively downtown of locally-owned businesses. It boasts easy access to other local attractions, and is part of the Boston MBTA commuter rail service

About the Job

Beverly Hospital, A member of Lahey Health, promotes the culture and philosophy which enables employees to give and receive the best of care.  You can become a part of the team that achieves this success through our CREATE values of Compassion, Respect, Excellence, Accountability, Teamwork, and Empathy. 

Position Summary:

The North Shore Birth Center (NSBC) is a

  • free-standing birth center on the campus of Beverly Hospital, providing continuous, full-scope midwifery care to the North Shore community since 1980.
  • Our current team of eight midwives is looking to grow, with multiple competitive, benefits-eligible options available for the right candidates.
  • Midwives at NSBC offer continuity of care from adolescence through menopause, including labor and birth in the free-standing, home-like birth center.
  • We also enjoy hospital labor and delivery privileges, and long-standing collaborative relationships with local Ob/Gyn, MFM, and specialist physician groups. Midwives participate in development of patient care policies and procedures.
  • We provide individual & group education for clients, staff & students. Regular continuing education is provided through the Beverly Hospital Department of Obstetrics.
  • Malpractice insurance is included with employment.

Scheduled Hours

This is a temporary role, with the plan to fill in March, for 6 months. This could be an opportunity to convert to perm after 6 months. Full Time, with on call responsibilities.

About Us

Lahey Health, soon to be Beth Israel Lahey Health, is a robust, regional system including a teaching hospital, community hospitals, primary care providers, specialists, behavioral and home health services, skilled nursing and rehabilitation facilities, and senior care resources throughout northeastern Massachusetts and southern New Hampshire. The system has a global presence with programs in Canada, Jordan and Bermuda.

Equal Opportunity Employer/Minorities/Females/Disabled/Veterans/LGBTQ.

Qualifications

Education/Certification:

 

Graduate of an accredited school of nursing. Completion of an accredited Nurse Midwifery Program. Active certification by the American Midwifery Certification Board (AMCB). Prescriptive licensure under Massachusetts Department of Health and Federal Drug Enforcement Agency. BCLS and completion of Neonatal Resuscitation Program required.

 

We are a practice committed to midwifery education, but at this time require applicants with a minimum of one year in practice. Experience with out of hospital births is preferred.