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Advanced Practice Registered Nurses / Physician Assistants
Join us in our beautiful new birth center in Northern Colorado!
Enjoy the beautiful mountain lifestyle just a little over an hour from Denver, Colorado. The area is ripe with outdoor activities with nearby national parks and ski resorts, sports and music/arts performances in major arenas, and perfect for a family lifestyle in a Historic North Colorado town.
Tender Gifts Midwifery has been offering exceptional birth services in Fort Collins, Colorado, and surrounding areas for over the past 9 years. Our homebirth practice has now expanded, adding a beautiful, birth center! We are excited to be growing exponentially and excited to be adding to our birth family team!
Job Types: Full-time, Part-time, fellowship
Our ideal Certified Nurse Midwife will:
Have experience in and out of hospital birth environment that encompasses promoting physiologic birth (though not required).
Exhibit a knowledge base of the work environment and the laws regulating Colorado midwives, nurses and birth centers.
Be an excellent communicator with the ability to professionally represent the Birth Center in community birth and hospital settings
Focus on providing high-quality, gentle. evidence-based care for women and families.
Have a vision for community projects, while being self-directed, comfortable with independent practice, and the ability to guide Birth Center/homebirth team members toward optimal service outcomes.
Have basic obstetric and gynecologic skills.
Be open to and have a basic knowledge of alternative and holistic modalities of care and providers
Maintain quality, optimal patient care
Plans, implements and evaluates patient care plans
Provides care in the context of promoting age and culture-appropriate informed choices, shared decision-making and the right to self-determination
Participates in clinic and on-call CNM performing antepartum, intrapartum, birth, postpartum, newborn, well-woman care along with problem focused visits the schedule may permit
Attend staff meetings, training and education sessions as required or directed by the Department of Colorado Regulatory Agency and Governing Body
People-oriented -- supportive and fairness-focused
Team-oriented -- cooperative and collaborative
Current or ability to obtain licensure as an Advanced Practice Nurse/Certified Nurse Midwife in Colorado
Current RN license
Current or ability to obtain Colorado Prescriptive Authority
Current BLS and NRP Certifications
Additional Salary Information: Position(s) allows for a salary range dependent on experience including continued education allowance, paid time off, malpractice, a potential reimbursement for additional licensing and CEU’s and health insurance.
full/part time/fellowship options available
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About Tender Gifts Midwifery & Birth Center
We view child birth as a natural event and not a medical emergency. Giving birth is a transformative experience, a journey that calls for expert care & safe assistance during the natural progression of childbirth. Tender Gifts Midwifery & Birth Center’s mission is to offer safe, comfortable, and empowering birth experiences. Our passion is providing women in our community with every opportunity to experience the birth they desire, whether that’s in the comfort of their own home or a free standing birth center. As the first free standing birth center in Northern Colorado, one of our biggest goals is to educate our clients on their options, while providing the highest level of safe, individualized and empowering care to the women in our community. Each expecting woman and their families deserve to be treated with respect and dignity, while receiving care with Tender Gifts Midwifery. Regardless of the journey you choose, our midwives will be there to support you through wellness care, fertility, pregnancy, childbirth and beyond.