Location: Beverly, MA
Job ID: 164336-1A
Date Posted: Nov 20, 2020
Category: Adv Practice/Non MD Provider
Welcome to Beverly Hospital, part of Beth Israel Lahey Health. Beverly Hospital is a full service, community hospital providing leading-edge, patient-centered care to North Shore and Cape Ann residents. The hospital provides a full-range of state-of-the-art care and services including primary care, cardiovascular care, surgery, orthopedics, emergency care, maternity, pediatrics, as well as many other specialties. Beverly Hospital is nationally recognized for patient safety as it is one of only 42 hospitals in the United States to be awarded an “A” grade from The Leapfrog Group – the nation’s leading nonprofit watchdog on hospital quality and safety.
Beverly Hospital promotes the culture and philosophy which enables employees to give and receive the best of care. You can become a part of the team that achieves this success through our CREATE values of Community, Respect, Excellence, Accountability, Teamwork and Empathy.
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
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.
Per diem, hours assigned as needed. 2 Holidays per year, one winter and one summer. A minimum of 4 shifts per time block, which is 4 weeks. All shift availability.
Beth Israel Lahey Health is an integrated system providing patients with better care wherever they are. Care informed by world-class research and education. We are doctors and nurses, technicians and social workers, innovators and educators, and so many others. All with a shared vision for what healthcare can and should be. We are committed to attracting, developing and retaining top talent. We strive to create a diverse and inclusive workplace that reflects the communities in which we work and serve. With a team approach to care, we encourage learning and growth at all levels and offer competitive salaries and benefits.
Equal Opportunity Employer/Minorities/Females/Disabled/Veterans.
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. B
Required to complete all education requirements annually
Attend staff meetings
Participating in activities outside of schedule shifts
Current midwifery experience required
CLS and completion of Neonatal Resuscitation Program required.
Multi - lingual candidates enccouraged to apply.
We are a practice committed to midwifery education, but at this time require applicants with a minimum of one year in practice. Experience with out of hospital births is preferred.