Certified Nurse Midwife -81011
The Department of Obstetrics & Gynecology at West Virginia University is expanding its established midwifery services and is actively recruiting a Certified Nurse Midwife that will rotate practice at our clinical sites in Pennsylvania to include Waynesburg and Uniontown and West Virginia locations in Morgantown and Reedsville. Our midwives collaboratively practice with Faculty OB Generalists, Uro-Gynecologists, and High Risk Obstetricians, allowing complete care for midwifery patients. OB and Off-Service (Family Medicine, ER, and Anesthesia) Resident teaching, in both clinical setting and lecture format are an important component of the job. Medical and Nursing student teaching as well as Advanced Practice Nurse preceptorship add to this challenging position.
The Robert C. Byrd Health Sciences Center at West Virginia University is one of only 20 nationally designated Centers of Excellence in Women’s Health, providing comprehensive health care to the women of West Virginia. Approximately 1,400 births per year take place at our tertiary care OB-Gyn facility with all services covered from high risk, cutting edge research to low-tech, high-touch births in LDRPs.
WVU Medicine is West Virginia University’s affiliated health system, West Virginia’s largest private employer, and national leader in patient safety and quality. The WVU Health System and is comprised of four affiliated hospitals and nine member hospitals anchored by its flagship hospital, J.W Ruby Memorial Hospital in Morgantown, a 700+ bed academic medical center that offers tertiary and offers tertiary and quaternary care. WVU Medicine has more than 1,000 active medical staff members and 18,000 employees who serve hundreds of thousands of people each year from across the state of West Virginia and the nation.
Morgantown, West Virginia is located just over an hour south of Pittsburgh, PA and three hours from Washington, D.C. and Baltimore, MD. Morgantown is consistently rated as one of the best small metropolitan areas in the country for both lifestyle and business climate. The area offers the cultural diversity and amenities of a large city in a safe, family-friendly environment. There is also an excellent school system and an abundance of beautiful homes and recreational activities.
Build your legacy as you serve, teach, learn and make a difference from day one. To learn more, visit https://medicine.hsc.wvu.edu/radio/ and apply online at http://wvumedicine.org/morgantowncareers.
For additional information, please contact Megan Core, Senior Physician Recruiter, at firstname.lastname@example.org.
West Virginia University & University Health Associates are an AA/EO employer Minority/Female/Disability/Veteran – and WVU is the recipient of an NSF ADVANCE award for gender equity.
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