Kettering Medical Center MIDWIFE in Dayton, Ohio
Description The APP is a provider of direct health care services who synthesizes and utilizes evidence based practice, research and current clinical knowledge. Working in collaboration with a multidisciplinary health care team. The APP demonstrates an advanced level of medical and nursing knowledge, clinical and technical competence, sound clinical judgment, professionalism as it relates to interpersonal and general communication skills, timely and complete documentation and take responsibility for ongoing professional development and competency validation. The APP role in partnership with supervising/collaborating physician(s) s includes history taking, clinical assessment, and physical examination, and order entry, interpretation of diagnostic studies, clinical diagnosis, treatment, and evaluation of care for the given population.
Required skills include but are not limited to the following: Ability to communicate and relate well with staff, physician(s) and the public Must have awareness of patient confidentiality and be able to follow directions well from physician and work autonomously with little direction Demonstrates positive interpersonal relationships and critical analysis skills. Demonstrates ability to multi-task and work under stress Maintains competencies and skills of specialty area of practice. Demonstrates assessment skills, diagnosis with critical thinking and implementation of a plan of care. Professional Role- skill includes clinical reasoning and builds collaborative intra and interprofessional relationships to provide optimal care to patients with complex acute, critical and chronic illness. Skill of advocating on the behalf of the patient population and the profession through active participation in the health policy process. Managing and Negotiating Healthcare Delivery Systems - skill in addressing the development and implementation of system policies affecting services
Requirements Educational Requirements:
Masters Degree required - National Board Certification as an Advanced Practice RN specifically a Certified Nurse Midwife. Prescriptive privileges certification obtained or in process (must be completed within specified time frame). Certifications: RNC-OB preferred. CEFM preferred.
Knowledge, Abilities and Experience:
Patient, courteous, and tactful
Ability to communicate and relate well with staff, physician(s) and the public.
Must have awareness of patient confidentiality and be able to follow directions well from physician(s) and work autonomously with little direction.
Demonstrates positive interpersonal relations and critical analysis skills
Demonstrates ability to function under stress; ability to multi-task
Maintains competencies and skills of specialty area of practice
Requisition Number: 16-6888
Department: ADVANCED WOMENS HEALTHCARE - 772687
Location: Kettering Health Physician Network
Job Status: Full-Time
Hours per Bi-Weekly Pay Period: 80