Ridgeview Medical Center is an independent, nonprofit, regional health care system serving the southwest metro region of the Twin Cities. Its network includes three hospitals—located in Waconia, Arlington and Le Sueur—a multitude of primary and specialty care clinics, emergency services and specialty programs, a nursing home, independent living apartments and Two Twelve Medical Center in Chaska—a freestanding 24/7 emergency and urgent care facility with multispecialty clinics and services.
Purpose of Job
This position is responsible for providing a full range of women's health care services. These services include prenatal, intra-partum, post-partum care, along with well-women care and family planning.
1. Provides initial and ongoing comprehensive assessment, diagnosis and treatment of women from adolescents through menopause. 2. Provides maternal and fetal assessment throughout pregnancy. 3. Documents detailed patient health information. 4. Provides routine CNM care during labor and delivery. Consults when appropriate. 5. Provides GYN care to essentially healthy women. 6. Provides 1st assist for C-sections. 7. Prescribes appropriate interventions and medications. 8. Serves as a member of the primary health care team and works in collaboration with the medical staff to provide comprehensive health care to women. 9. Provides water birth support. 10. Performs other duties as assigned.
1. Graduate of an accredited school of nursing and formal nurse midwife training program approved by the AMCB 2. Current professional nurse licensure in Minnesota or if licensed in another state, a permit from the Minnesota Board of Nursing while the license application is in process 3. Current AMCB certification 4. Current DEA Licensure 5. Current Healthcare Provider CPR certification
1. Demonstrate critical thinking and decision making 2. Capable of making independent decisions with the use of good critical thinking and problem solving skills 3. Ability to work and multi-task in a high stress and fast paced environment 4. Ability to work autonomously and as a team 5. Ability to respond appropriately to unpredictable situations and diverse patient populations 6. Ability to communicate in the English language for effective written and verbal correspondence in order to complete job functions as mentioned above
To apply for this position, or to learn more about Ridgeview Medical Center and other opportunities, please visit our website at: www.ridgeviewmedical.org Ridgeview Medical Center is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer
Ridgeview Medical Center is an independent, nonprofit, regional health care system located just 35 minutes west of Minneapolis on Highway 5. Its network includes two hospitals—located in Waconia and Arlington—a multitude of primary and specialty care clinics, emergency services and specialty programs, and Two Twelve Medical Center in Chaska—a free-standing 24/7 emergency and urgent care facility w...ith multispecialty clinics and services. Ridgeview serves a population of approximately 300,000 people, primarily from its five-county service area of Carver, Sibley, southern Wright, western Hennepin and eastern McLeod. Ridgeview is one of the largest employers in Carver County, with more than 1,900 employees and 485 volunteers. Ridgeview Medical Center is an Affirmative Action / Equal Opportunity Employer.