Certified Nurse Midwife Opportunity at MedStar Medical Group Women's Health at Leonardtown

Full Time
Leonardtown, MD

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Certified Nurse Midwife Opportunity at MedStar Medical Group Women's Health at Leonardtown

MedStar Medical Group offers a uniquely rewarding career in a major marketplace. Shape your future in health care in the kind of setting that's right for you and your practice. Become part of an organization that welcomes your experience, input and leadership—as a clinician and healthcare expert.

MedStar Medical Group Women's Health is seeking a full-time Certified Nurse Midwife to join our team located in Leonardtown, Maryland. Full-scope midwifery responsibilities include outpatient antepartum and postpartum care, annual gynecological exams, gynecologic problem visits, and family planning. Primary duties in labor and delivery at MedStar St. Mary's hospital include triage, labor management, birth attendance, and postpartum rounds. This is an excellent opportunity to join a growing and prestigious women's health practice that is baby-friendly and dedicated to providing excellent patient care through a collaborative working environment.

As a MedStar Medical Group clinician, you can expect:
  • A competitive salary
  • Medical, dental, and vision insurance
  • Paid malpractice insurance
  • Generous paid time off
  • CME leave and CME allowance
  • Retirement plan – 403-B with % employer match

Qualifications:
  • Graduation from an accredited school of midwifery.
  • Certification by AMCB.
  • Maryland state licensure.
  • One year of full-scope midwifery experience preferred. Highly motivated new graduates will be considered.
  • Critical thinking and independent decision-making needed to monitor and respond to changes in client's health status.
  • Interpersonal skills to work effectively with clients and other members of the healthcare team.
  • Communication skills to effectively disseminate healthcare information to clients.

About Us:
Our practice is a division of midwifery within a larger collaborative practice of physicians and nurse practitioners. We attend 40-45 births per month at MedStar St. Mary's Hospital, which offers family-centered care with 24-hour rooming-in for mothers and babies. We are proud to report our midwife NTSV C/S rate is 7% and our successful VBAC rate is 58%. We are committed to offering women in our community the opportunity for physiologic birth, and we are well supported by the hospital staff and our collaborating physicians.

Southern Maryland is located in the mid-Atlantic region, an hour drive from Washington, D.C., and Annapolis and an hour and a half from Baltimore. It offers a tranquil haven for family and easy suburban access to the national landmarks, international culture, spectacular beaches, wood trails, and wildlife. Southern Maryland offers a refreshing choice of outdoor activities, scenic views, and great schools.

Be the provider you were meant to be, here at MedStar Medical Group.

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We are not accepting inquiries or solicitations from 3rd party recruiters/search firms.
MedStar Medical Group is an equal opportunity employer.

Why join MedStar Medical Group?

We are a progressive, forward-thinking organization that enables you to define your own future—by region, specialty, or professional interest. We are also among the nation’s 15 largest medical groups, with the resources of highly respected MedStar Health behind us. We are collaborative, too. Your input and opinions concerning quality of patient care, your practice and this organization truly matter. You’ll also find balance here. We work hard, but we also value our personal lives and pursuits beyond the workplace. If you want an exciting career that is always challenging, always rewarding, apply now.

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Leonardtown, Maryland

Leonardtown is a beautiful small community nestled on Breton Bay in historic St. Mary’s County. Established in 1660, it’s also the state’s oldest municipality. Today, more than 105,000 people reside in St. Mary’s County. With brick sidewalks, a quaint downtown, historic attractions and Old World charm, Leonardtown is reminiscent of a European village. It is home to approximately 3,500 people and features its own town square, a scenic waterfront and wharf, a winery, art galleries, antique shops, excellent restaurants and more. You will also find good schools and a great selection of homes in welcoming neighborhoods and rural settings. MedStar St. Mary’s Hospital is located in Leonardtown.