Cares for childbearing women during preconception, prenatal, labor and delivery, and postpartum periods, and provides family-planning counseling and gynecological care. Offers an alternative childbearing experience to low-risk, uncomplicated patients; the experience is considered more natural and intervention-free. Encourages active participation of the woman and her family during pregnancy and childbirth. Provides holistic, continuous care, safe clinical management, education, and, in some cases, primary care for women’s health needs. This care includes preventative measures, the promotion of normal birth, the detection of complications in mother and child, the accessing of medical care or other appropriate assistance and the carrying out of emergency measures. Supports women during the normal childbirth process, and also ensures that women who have more complex health needs receive the care most suited to them from other members of the multidisciplinary healthcare team.
Minimum Requirements: Experience in both Outpatient Clinic and Hospital Settings.
Education: Bachelors in Nursing, and Masters in Advanced Clinical Practice or graduate of post masters certificate program for nurse practitioner
Special Skills: Verbal and communication skills, computer skills and experience with Electronic Health Records. Spanish speaking is a plus
Licensure: WA State RN and ARNP License in good standing. Certification in good standing in Midwifery.
Additional Salary Information: Compensation Range: $99,000-$108,000 DOE. Relocation Allowance available, CME Allowance available, Loan Repayment available: NHSC, State, Employer. Paid Time-Off per year: 29 days with great Medical and Dental options and Life Insurance/AD&D coverage of $40,000 to start.
The Forks Community Hospital and Clinics serve the Western Olympic Peninsula. We are surrounded by the Olympic National Park, which includes world famous rainforests, hiking, fishing, rivers, lakes and beaches. The area is ideal for the outdoor enthusiast and those who desire a family friendly small town. If you are interested in learning more about this opportunity please don't hesitate to call or email.