Advanced Practice Registered Nurses / Physician Assistants
The UPMC Divisions of Midwifery and Obstetrical Services are looking to hire a full-time certified nurse midwife to staff a busy obstetrical unit at UPMC – Magee Womens Hospital in Pittsburgh, PA.
The ideal candidate will possess strong clinical skills and a desire to work in a large, tertiary care unit within a well-respected teaching facility. This position requires excellent communication skills and the ability to collaborate with an interprofessional team of healthcare providers.
Magee-Womens Hospital of UPMC is a world-class center for both women’s health and comprehensive medical-surgical care. A National Center of Excellence in Women’s Health, Magee-Womens Hospital of UPMC is one of the first recognized by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services. Nearly 10,000 babies are born at Magee each year, accounting for 55 percent of all births in Allegheny County.
An innovative leader in the delivery of women’s health care and research, Magee is elegantly designed and welcoming with state-of-the-art technology for diagnosis and treatment.
Mentor, educate and clinically train residents and medical/CNM/APP students in best practice of clinical skill and art of labor management and birth.
Work as a part of an interprofessional team of midwives, physicians, advanced practices providers, and OB/Gyn residents in a triage unit responsible for evaluating labor and common complications of pregnancy.
Opportunities available to expand scope of practice in obstetrical ultrasound, surgical first-assist, and circumcision.
Attractive schedule providing great work-life balance.
10 and 12 hour shifts
Competitive salary and benefits. Academic appointment dependent on qualifications and experience.
UPMC is an equal opportunity employer. Minority/Females/Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities
Special Skills and Abilities Required:
Ability to establish and maintain positive, caring relationships with executives, managers, physicians, non-physician providers, ancillary and support staff, other departments, and patients/families.
Ability to work productively and effectively within a complex environment, handle multiple/changing priorities and specialized equipment.
Critical thinking, analytical and problem solving abilities required as related to various aspects of patient care.
Good clinical judgment.
Critical thinking skills necessary to exercise and to lead others in application of acceptable standards of practice.
Mobility and visual manual dexterity.
Physical stamina for frequent walking, standing, lifting and positioning of patients.
This position is dependent upon successful attainment and maintenance of hospital privileges
Preferred candidate will have minimum of 5 year experience in triage, laborist, or full scope midwifery practice.
Graduate of education program accredited by the Accreditation Commission for Midwifery Education (ACME)
AMCB Certification and minimum of Master’s degree
Pennsylvania CNM license/eligible with Authorization to Prescribe, DEA
Computer skills are necessary
Employer will assist with relocation costs.
Internal Number: Triage001
About University of Pittsburgh Medical Center
Magee-Womens Hospital of UPMC University of Pittsburgh Physicians (UPP) was established in 1999 with the affiliation agreement with the University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine. UPP offers an academic mission, including education and research, for the 23 clinical departments. UPP provides centralized support services for the clinical departments such as information services, legal services, human resources, and financial and medical billing.