Montana - CNM

Posted By: Kate Bauer Career Center,
The Birth Center (Missoula, MT)

Seeking CNM to own or to complement Birth Center teamSeeking CNM to own or to complement Birth Center team

Come work in the beautiful western Garden city of Missoula, Montana. We are the only freestanding accredited Birth center in Montana, attending 50-60 births annually. Looking for a CNM with at least 1 year of experience to join another CNM in a full scope midwifery practice. CNMs have hospital privileges for intrapartum transfers and inductions.  A collaborative relationship with an MFM/MD team is available for referrals and consultations.  Work schedule is 2 clinic days per week. Call schedule is congruent with clinic days plus every other weekend. Schedule is based on 50/50 split of call and clinic with one other CNM.

We are looking for a CNM who possesses the passion to be a midwife and will go the extra mile to keep connected with clients on an as-needed basis; is a team player; is a hard worker; possess good communication skills; and  keeps current regarding evidence based practice. 

The following expectations are needed to function independently:

  • Eligible or current licensure as an APRN-CNM in Montana
  • Current NRP and BLS certifications
  • Experience with birthing techniques
  • Exposure to water births
  • Gynecologic skills:  pap smears, IUDs, and Nexplanon insertion and removal
  • IV starts and venipuncture experience
  • Basic ultrasound skills
  • New grads will be considered but experience will be a bonus
  • Experience with or at least knowledgeable of obstetric emergency management

Missoula, with a population of 73,489, is the home of the University of Montana.  It boasts many cultural and recreational opportunities.  Surrounded by five mountain ranges with three rivers running through it, Missoula has miles of trails and access to public lands.  Hiking, biking, kayaking, skiing, and more are all close by.  Folks here play hard after working hard. 

The current offer includes taking over a Birth Center that has been successful for 12 years. All you need is start-up capital. 

Benefits include health insurance, vacation, and continuing education.

Partial ownership is also a  possibility.

Send your CV to jeannehebl@gmail.com  and kathych26@gmail.com