BJC Careers

Certified Nurse Midwife Evenings/Weekends PRN

Saint Louis, MO
Nursing Services


Job Description

Job ID: 1179418
Employment Status: PRN
Regular/Temporary: Regular

Your Career. Made Better.

Missouri Baptist Medical Center, an acute care hospital in St. Louis County, offers a full continuum of medical and surgical services, including heart care, cancer care, and women’s and infants’ services. The hospital has a 24-hour adult emergency department and cares for pediatric patients at a separate emergency department in collaboration with St. Louis Children’s Hospital.

In 2016, Missouri Baptist was named a Magnet® hospital by the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC). The prestigious designation is the highest credential a healthcare organization can receive for nursing excellence and quality patient care. Missouri Baptist is the first hospital in St. Louis County to achieve this recognition, which has been accomplished by less than 7 percent of hospitals nationwide. Additionally, U.S. News & World Report ranked the hospital #2 in the St. Louis metro area.

Missouri Baptist Medical Center is a member of BJC HealthCare, one of the nation’s largest nonprofit healthcare organizations.

 


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Role Purpose

Responsible for assisting women in all stages of pregnancy, childbirth and post-delivery. Work is performed with considerable independence under the general medical direction of an Obstetrician/Gynecologist. Works is guided by physician-approved protocols and evaluated through chart review, consultations and observation of results.


Responsibilities

  • Monitor, counsel and educate patients to promote healthy living through education and primary prevention regarding medications, treatments, anticipated outcomes and referrals.
  • Conducts examinations and takes full detailed medical history to identify and assess patient’s clinical and health care needs to develop an individual program of care.
  • Identify high risk pregnancies and make referrals to doctors and other medical specialists, as appropriate.
  • Supervise and assist mothers in labor, monitoring the condition of the fetus and using knowledge of drugs and pain management
  • Offer support and advice following birth or events such as miscarriage, termination, stillbirth, neonatal abnormality and neonatal death

  • Minimum Requirements

     

    Degree

  • Master's Degree
  • - Nursing

     

    Experience

  • 2-5 years
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    Supervisor Experience

  • 5-10 years
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    Licenses & Certifications

  • Advanced Practice RN

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    Preferred Requirements and Additional Job Information

     

    Additional Job Information

  • Non-Benefit Eligible -

  • Benefits Statement

    Note: not all benefits apply to all openings

    -  Comprehensive medical, dental, life insurance, and disability plan options
    -  Pension Plan*/403(b) Plan
    -  401(k) plan
    -  Tuition Assistance
    -  Health Care and Dependent Care Reimbursement Accounts
    -  On-Site Fitness Center (depending on location)
    -  Paid Time Off Program for vacation, holiday and sick time

    *Pension does not apply to Memorial Hospital, Memorial Hospital East, Memorial Medical Group, Alton Memorial or Parkland Health Center


    Legal Statement

    The above information on this description has been designed to indicate the general nature and level of work performed by employees in this position. It is not designed to contain or be interpreted as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties and qualifications required of employees assigned to this job.

     

    Equal Opportunity Employer