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Associate Midwife - L B- Gynecology New York

NYC Health + Hospitals

NYC Health + Hospitals New York NY United States

2 months ago

About NYC Health + Hospitals

Kings County Hospital Center has a rich legacy for its pioneering role in medicine. Today, with over 625 beds, our hospital remains on the cutting edge of technology and provides the most modern procedures with state-of-the-art equipment. Built in 1831 as a one room infirmary for publicly supported care of the sick, Kings County Hospital Center continues to be a... leading healthcare facility whose mission is to provide care to everyone regardless of their ability to pay. The hospital provides a wide range of health services, and specialties are offered in all fields of modern medicine. More than 200 clinics provide a wide array of ambulatory care services.

At NYC Health + Hospitals, our mission is to deliver high quality care health services, without exception. Every employee takes a person-centered approach that exemplifies the ICARE values (Integrity, Compassion, Accountability, Respect, and Excellence) through empathic communication and partnerships between all persons.

Job Description

Shift: 8:00am-4:30pm


The midwifery position at Kings County Department of OBGYN allow for the development of a robust low-risk obstetric and gynecology practice. The midwife has opportunities to provide antenatal care, delivery patients vaginally on L&D, follow their patients post-partum, work in a family planning practice, and any other opportunity within the scope of practice of midwifery.

Areas Of Responsibilities

Provides clinical midwifery care in the outpatient and inpatient settings at Kings County Hospital

Summary Of Duties And Responsibilities
• Provides general care to OB/GYN patients using the midwifery model of care
• Obtain health history and relevant demographic data from patient, family member or guardian.
• Access physical and psychological health status of individuals and families, through history taking and physical examination.
• Performs complete assessment of presenting symptoms/screening questions, imaging and laboratory tests.
• Interprets the result of tests and initiates further action, as necessary.
• Evaluates findings of the health assessment in collaboration with physicians and other health professionals in order to make decisions about treatment.
• Inform patients of treatment alternatives.
• Request appropriate consultations.
• Counsel patients/families or guardians on impact of illness and any modifications needed for health maintenance. Order prescription for medications

Minimum Qualifications
• Licensure as a Midwife by the New York State Department of Education; and,
• Two years of clinical experience in midwifery practice.

Department Preferences
• Licensure as a Midwife by the New York State Department of Education; and,
• Two years of clinical experience in midwifery practice.

How To Apply

Please be advised that proof of Covid-19 vaccination is required prior to hire.

If you wish to apply for this position, please apply online by clicking the "Apply Now" button.

NYC Health and Hospitals offers a competitive benefits package that includes:
• Comprehensive Health Benefits for employees hired to work 20+ hrs. per week
• Retirement Savings and Pension Plans
• Loan Forgiveness Programs for eligible employees
• Paid Holidays and Vacation in accordance with employees' Collectively bargained contracts
• College tuition discounts and professional development opportunities
• Multiple employee discounts programs

Vacancy Control Board Number

VCB #: KIN09262022-0421
New York NY USA

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