You’ll work with nurse midwives and doctors during labor.
You’ll teach women and men about prenatal health, what to expect during pregnancy, childbirth options, postpartum issues, and how to care for and bond with their new baby.
You’ll perform routine tests and look after your patients throughout pregnancy, and for the first few weeks after the birth.
Community health organizations
Home Health Services
Medical evacuation and transport
Neonatal intensive care units
Long term care centers
You can get certified by the Association of Women’s Health, Obstetric and Neonatal nurses.
Many employers require Perinatal Nurses to earn Nurse Practitioner or Clinical Nurse Specialist credentials.
You’re ready to work as a Perinatal Nurse.