Knowledge & Clinical Skills

The CNM has the knowledge and clinical skills to perform all of the following obstetrical/gynecology services:

  • Physical exams
  • Prenatal care
  • Well-woman gynecological care
  • Care throughout labor and birth
  • Radiology
  • Prescribing medications
  • Order laboratory tests
  • Health education and counseling

Our Philosophy

The Midwifery program at Jersey Shore has developed a philosophy of care we believe is the best model of health care for women and their families.

  • Promoting a continuous and compassionate partnership
  • Incorporating individualized methods of care and healing guided by the best evidence available
  • Offering Hydrotherapy in the form of showers, a labor tub or water birth as alternative pain relievers
  • Believing in the use of watchful waiting and non intervention in normal processes
  • The appropriate use of interventions and technology to treat current or potential health problems
  • Consult and collaborate with other members of our health care team to continually provide optimum care
  • Encouraging patients to utilize educational methods such as hypnobirthing, bradley or other natural birthing classes to help women achieve their desired non-intervention/medicated birth

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