1835 Franklin Street, Denver, CO 80218      303-837-7111
Saint Joseph Hospital
 
 
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Certified Nurse Midwives

Exempla Certified Nurse-Midwives at
Saint Joseph Hospital

 

Offering Women an Added Dimension of Care

Having your baby delivered by a nurse-midwife at Saint Joseph Hospital involves more than just the delivery. A nurse-midwife is there to support and care for women, their partners and families from the early stages of pregnancy, through labor and delivery and into the first phase of post-natal care. Nurse-midwives are highly trained, multi-skilled healthcare professionals. With special training in women's health, she offers those in childbearing years a safe, sensitive and very personal alternative.

If a baby is in your future, chances are you are already thinking about the birth experience. Choosing a nurse-midwife for your prenatal care and delivery is one way to assure this time is memorable for all the right reasons. For more information about Exempla's Certified Nurse-Midwives 0r to make appointment call 303-318-1888.

Qualified and Caring

All of the nurse-midwives in our practice hold master's degrees in nursing and a special certification in nurse-midwifery. While we independently manage the care of our healthy patients, we have 24-hour access to physicians board-certified in obstetrics and gynecology. Unless serious complications arise, a woman can expect to have her all her prenatal and postnatal care needs met by our team of nurse-midwives.

Philosophy

Our practice philosophy is one of education and support for women. Our focus is on wellness and consumer choice. Nurse-midwives do not make decisions for women but are there to provide the right support and information so that women can make their own informed choices about the care they receive before, during and after pregnancy and labor.

Services

  • Complete prenatal and delivery services
  • Annual exams and pap smears
  • Dedicated physician consultants
  • Nutritional counseling
  • Centering Pregnancy Care (Group prenatal visits)
  • Postpartum care
  • Referral to community resources
  • Spanish speaking nurse-midwives

Insurance Coverage

Our practice accepts Medicaid and most insurance. A sliding fee scale is available for those without insurance. Call 303-318-1888 to verify approved insurances.