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RN Midwife
FREEHOLD NJ 07728
Category: Health Care Industry
  • Your pay will be discussed at your interview

Job code: lhw-e0-90121496

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CentraState Healthcare System

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  Job posted:   Fri May 25, 2018
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RN Midwife
Responsible for the physical, mental, and emotional care of patients during delivery. Provides prenatal and postnatal education, examine patient during


the course of the pregnancy, and assist patients in creating birth plans. Ensures the health and well-being of the newborn and mother during delivery.




+ Performs gynecological exams.


+ Educates patients on health, nutrition, and family planning.


+ Takes patient vital signs.


+ Performs tests to obtain information about patients' medical conditions.


+ Counsels expectant mothers on birthing plans, including hospital care, birthing centers, and other options.


+ Provides emotional care for mothers during birth.


+ Arranges prenatal planning and care for mothers.


+ Prepares for birthing by following all health and safety standards.


+ Coaches mother through birthing process.


+ Performs deliveries and assists cesareans.


+ Tends to the health and well-being of both the baby and mother during the process.


+ Assists surgeons and physicians in caring for the mother during complicated births.


+ Provides care for mothers and newborns after birth.


+ Weighs and measures newborns.


+ Monitors patient's vital signs and heart rate during birth.


+ Studies patient history and health assessments.


+ Communicates stages of birth to family members.


+ Explains and demonstrates breastfeeding techniques.


+ Monitors patient postpartum and answers questions.


+ Participates in research and further educational opportunities.


+ Assists LDRP unit in data collection and initiatives for performance improvement purposes.


+ Performs BLS or other emergency measures if needed.




Education:


Bachelor's Nursing Required


Master's Nursing Preferred





Work Experience:


Related experience preferred.





Licenses and Certifications:


RN license/NJ required


BLS certification required


Certification from the American Midwifery Certification Board Required





Required Knowledge and Skills:


Ability to multitask, prioritize, and manage time efficiently


Excellent verbal and written communication skills


Compassionate and caring of patients


Able to work in an intense, concentrate d environment while remaining calm and positive


Ability to mentor and educate


Strong professional, organiza tional, and interpersonal skills to effectively relate with all members of the healthcare team.



Working Conditions:


Works in a normal hospital environment with frequent exposure to sick or injured patients.





Exposure:


Daily potential for exposure to blood and/or body fluids.





Physical Demands:


Sitting - Rarely


Standing/Walking - Continuously


Kneeling/Stooping - Occasionally


Bending/Climbing - Occasionally


Reaching above shoulder, at waist or below waist - Occasionally


Lifting/Pushing or Pulling up to 40 pounds - Occasionally


Lifting/Pushing or Pulling over 40 pounds - Occasionally


Typing/Filing - Frequently





Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.




ID: 2018-8537

Primary Shift: Day

External Company Name: CentraState Healthcare System

External Company URL:

Street: 901 West Main Street

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