Advanced Practice Registered Nurses / Physician Assistants
Internal Number: 195666003
Full-time Certified Nurse Midwife - Fort Worth, TX
The Certified Nurse Midwife is an advanced practice provider who provides family-centered, comprehensive obstetrical and gynecological health care to essentially healthy women from adolescence beyond menopause. The advanced practice provider provides primary care, gynecologic and family planning services, preconception care, care during pregnancy, childbirth and the postpartum period, care of the normal newborn during the first 28 days of life, and treatment of male partners for sexually transmitted infections.
The Certified Nurse Midwife practices in collaboration with a licensed physician pursuant to a collaborative practice agreement. The advanced practice provider will be responsible for clinical management for an assigned patient population. Furthermore, the advanced practice provider will a) enhance the quality of care through education and advanced nursing knowledge and practice through research; b) collaborate effectively with the interdisciplinary care team; and c) act as liaison between the nursing care and medical teams.
â¢ Education and experience in accordance with local, state and federal requirements.
â¢ Current licensure RN and APRN (CNM) in the state of practice.
â¢ National Certification as a Certified Nurse Midwife, APRN.
â¢ Current NRP, CPR, PALS, BLS, and/or ALS certification as required by specialty, practice, and/or healthcare facility.
â¢ Prescriptive Authority by the appropriate state agency, as may be required for practice.
â¢ Credentialed by Pediatrix Medical Group and health care facility.
â¢ Hours of work: Shift varies as scheduled per practice and health care facility.
â¢ Performs the clinical management of patients in their related specialty area following established guidelines.
â¢ Orders/performs therapeutic/diagnostic studies/procedures as assigned and demonstrated through competency.
â¢ Collaborates with the interdisciplinary team to plan and coordinate patient care.
â¢ Disseminates pertinent information to assigned patients/staff/healthcare providers gathered from research, special projects or committee involvement related to their role or specialty area.
Effective November 1 st , 2021 Pediatrix will require all employees and new hires to be vaccinated against COVID-19, unless they qualify for an approved medical and/or religious exemption.
The compensation and benefits referenced is for illustrative purposes only, and will be discussed during and after the interview process
Our clinicians enjoy a competitive compensation package with many locations offering sign on bonuses, relocation and tuition reimbursement.
*Our benefits include:
Health (various options), life, vision, dental and disability insurance
401(k) with annual matching program
Advanced and continuing medical education
Leadership training and advancement opportunities
Employee stock purchase plan at a 15% discount
Professional liability insurance
Support and payment for mandatory license/s and hospital credentialing
*These benefits are for full time employees, employees in other types of employment classifications may be eligible for some of these benefits.
Mednax, Inc. and its affiliated practices operating as PediatrixÂ® Medical Group (Pediatrix) are one of the nation's leading providers of highly specialized health care for women, babies and children. Since 1979, Pediatrix-affiliated clinicians have been committed to providing coordinated, compassionate and clinically excellent services across the continuum of care, both in hospital settings and office-based practices. Specialties including obstetrics, maternal-fetal medicine, and neonatology are complemented by 18 pediatric subspecialties and a newly expanded area of primary and urgent care clinics. The group's high-quality, evidence-based care is bolstered by investments in research, education, quality-improvement and safety initiatives.
Today through almost 8,000 employees in 38 states, dedicated teams including physicians, advanced practitioners, clinical leaders, business and operational experts work together every day to fulfill our mission to take great care of the patientÂ®. We invite you to join the PediatrixÂ® family and help shape the future of health care for women, babies and children.
Pediatrix is an Equal Opportunity Employer
All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or veteran status.