Nurse Midwife - Birth Center

Location: Beverly, MA
Job ID: 155640-1A
Date Posted: Oct 2, 2019

Job Description

Welcome To

Beverly Hospital  is part of a vibrant and growing health care system, recognized as a trailblazer in medicine and a standard bearer in patient experience. It includes an award-winning academic medical center, a superb constellation of community hospitals, home care services, rehabilitation facilities and more.

We are committed to attracting, developing and retaining top talent in a market long recognized and revered as a global leader in health. With a team approach to care, we encourage learning and growth at all levels, and we offer competitive salaries and benefits. We adhere to the principles of a just and fair work environment for all colleagues, where respect is foundational and performance is rewarded.

About the Job

The North Shore Birth Center and Beverly Hospital, members of Lahey Health, a vibrant and growing health care system. We offer competitive salaries and benefits. We adhere to the principles of a just and fair work environment for all colleagues, where respect is foundational and performance is rewarded.

Beverly, MA is a gem of coastal New England, with a commitment to historic preservation alongside beachfront parks, a thriving arts scene, and a lively downtown of locally-owned businesses. It boasts easy access to other local attractions, and is part of the Boston MBTA commuter rail service.

About the Job

Position Summary:

The North Shore Birth Center (NSBC) is a free-standing birth center on the campus of Beverly Hospital, providing continuous, full-scope midwifery care to the North Shore community since 1980. Our current team of eight midwives is looking to grow, with multiple competitive, benefits-eligible options available for the right candidates.

Midwives at NSBC offer continuity of care from adolescence through menopause, including labor and birth in the free-standing, home-like birth center. We also enjoy hospital labor and delivery privileges, and long-standing collaborative relationships with local Ob/Gyn, MFM, and specialist physician groups. Midwives participate in development of patient care policies and procedures. We provide individual & group education for clients, staff & students. Regular continuing education is provided through the Beverly Hospital Department of Obstetrics. Malpractice insurance is included with employment.

Scheduled Hours

This is a temporary role, with the plan to fill from October-April. Full Time, with on call responsibilities.

About Us

The Lahey Model of Care—right care, right time, right place—is exactly what patients, providers and payers need and deserve. Identifying and delivering on this convergence of interests has positioned Lahey Health for further growth. Our model ensures care is highly coordinated and locally delivered, with lower costs and exceptional quality.

Lahey Health is a robust, regional system including a teaching hospital, community hospitals, primary care providers, specialists, behavioral and home health services, skilled nursing and rehabilitation facilities, and senior care resources throughout northeastern Massachusetts and southern New Hampshire. The system has a global presence with programs in Canada, Jordan and Bermuda.

Equal Opportunity Employer/Minorities/Females/Disabled/Veterans.

Qualifications

Education/Certification:

Graduate of an accredited school of nursing. Completion of an accredited Nurse Midwifery Program. Active certification by the American Midwifery Certification Board (AMCB). Prescriptive licensure under Massachusetts Department of Health and Federal Drug Enforcement Agency. BCLS and completion of Neonatal Resuscitation Program required.