Midwifery Services Director

Roanoke, VA, US, 24014

Job Summary

Carilion Clinic is seeking an experience Certified Nurse Midwife to be the Director for Midwifery Services.  The Director will provide L&D coverage at CRMH and see patients in a Roanoke-based ambulatory clinic and will oversee the operations for both Roanoke and New River midwifery care models. The position will report to the Chair of the OB/GYN Department.

In addition to clinical responsibilities the Director will collaborate with the Carilion Women's leadership team to develop a strategic growth plan for a Nurse-Midwifery care model throughout the Carilion Clinic system, positioning Carilion Clinic as a regional and national leader in quality midwife-led care delivery.  Will Provide vision, guidance, and active support in establishing a practice model that optimizes the role of the CNM in Carilion Clinic, with the goal of excellence in patient experience and outcomes. Work to align the goals of the Nurse-Midwifery care model with that of the strategic planning mission of Carilion Clinic. Collaborates with Finance and Operations to establish and maintain productivity standards.  Office hours will be 8am-5pm  with 24 hour call responsibilities. 






Minimum Qualifications

Education: Graduate of an Accredited School of Nursing and Nurse Practitioner Program, including preceptorship required.

Experience: Experience in leading a midwifery practice.

Licensure/Certifications/Registration: Current state Licensed Nurse Practitioner (LNP), DEA license and Registered Nurse (RN) licensure required.  AHA BLS-HCP certification required.  Must have valid Virginia Drivers license. 

Must have collaborative agreement on file between the physician and midwife to meet State Board regulatory requirement.

Other Minimum Qualifications:  Must own/operate reliable form of transportation.  Must have clear criminal background check.

Eligible for prescriptive authority in accordance with State regulations and as authorized by the Virginia

Boards of Nursing and Medicine.  Capable of meeting credentialing or job function requirements as needed based on the requirements of the practice and of managed care payors and insurers.

Qualifies for malpractice insurance and is accepted by Carilion Clinic’s malpractice insurance carrier. 

Able to work collaboratively with physicians and other health care providers.  Demonstrates good written and oral communication skills. Computer literacy required for automated computer systems, includingelectronic medical records.

Our Values

Below are our core values that we strive to embody and expect of all our team members:

CommUNITY:  Working in unison to serve our community, our Carilion family and our loved ones.

Courage:  Doing what’s right for our patients without question.

Commitment:  Unwavering in our quest for exceptional quality and service.

Compassion:  Putting heart into everything we do.

Curiosity:  Fostering creativity and innovation in our pursuit of excellence.



Requisition Number: 36175 
Employment Status: Full time 
Location: Carilion Clinic Obstetrics & Gynecology - Riverside 
Shift: Any Day, Any Shift 
Shift Details: Office 8-5 with 24 hour call responsibilities
Recruiter Phone: 540-224-5383 
Recruiter Email: KBFarrell@carilionclinic.org

This is Carilion Clinic ...

An organization where innovation happens, collaboration is expected and ideas are valued. A not-for-profit, mission-driven health system built on progress and partnerships. A courageous team that is always learning, never discouraged and forever curious.

Headquartered in Roanoke, Va., you will find a robust system of award winning
hospitals, Level 1 and 3 trauma centers, Level 3 NICU, Institute of Orthopedics and Neurosciences, multi-specialty physician practices, and The Virginia Tech Carilion School of Medicine and Research Institute.

Carilion is where you can make your own path, make new discoveries and, most importantly, make a difference. Here, in a place where the air is clean, people are kind and life is good. Make your tomorrow with us.

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