The Department of Obstetrics & Gynecology at West VirginiaUniversity is expanding its established midwifery services and isactively recruiting a Certified Nurse Midwife that will rotatepractice at our clinical sites in Pennsylvania to includeWaynesburg and Uniontown and West Virginia locations in Morgantownand Reedsville. Our midwives collaboratively practice with FacultyOB Generalists, Uro-Gynecologists, and High Risk Obstetricians,allowing complete care for midwifery patients. OB and Off-Service(Family Medicine, ER, and Anesthesia) Resident teaching, in bothclinical setting and lecture format are an important component ofthe job. Medical and Nursing student teaching as well as AdvancedPractice Nurse preceptorship add to this challengingposition.The Robert C. Byrd Health Sciences Center at West VirginiaUniversity is one of only 20 nationally designated Centers ofExcellence in Women’s Health, providing comprehensive health careto the women of West Virginia. Approximately 1,400 births per yeartake place at our tertiary care OB-Gyn facility with all servicescovered from high risk, cutting edge research to low-tech,high-touch births in LDRPs.WVU Medicine is West Virginia University’s affiliated healthsystem, West Virginia’s largest private employer, and nationalleader in patient safety and quality. The WVU Health System and iscomprised of four affiliated hospitals and nine member hospitalsanchored by its flagship hospital, J.W Ruby Memorial Hospital inMorgantown, a 700+ bed academic medical center that offers tertiaryand offers tertiary and quaternary care. WVU Medicine has more than1,000 active medical staff members and 18,000 employees who servehundreds of thousands of people each year from across the state ofWest Virginia and the nation.Morgantown, West Virginia is located just over an hour south ofPittsburgh, PA and three hours from Washington, D.C. and Baltimore,MD. Morgantown is consistently rated as one of the best smallmetropolitan areas in the country for both lifestyle and businessclimate. The area offers the cultural diversity and amenities of alarge city in a safe, family-friendly environment. There is also anexcellent school system and an abundance of beautiful homes andrecreational activities.Build your legacy as you serve, teach, learn and make a differencefrom day one. To learn more, visithttps://medicine.hsc.wvu.edu/radio/ and apply online athttp://wvumedicine.org/morgantowncareers.For additional information, please contact Megan Core, SeniorPhysician Recruiter, at [email protected] Virginia University & University Health Associates are anAA/EO employer Minority/Female/Disability/Veteran – and WVU is therecipient of an NSF ADVANCE award for gender equity.Notes To Applicants Equal Opportunity Employer/Protected Veterans/Individuals withDisabilities.Please view Equal Employment Opportunity Posters provided byOFCCP here .The contractor will not discharge or in any other mannerdiscriminate against employees or applicants because they haveinquired about, discussed, or disclosed their own pay or the pay ofanother employee or applicant. However, employees who have accessto the compensation information of other employees or applicants asa part of their essential job functions cannot disclose the pay ofother employees or applicants to individuals who do not otherwisehave access to compensation information, unless the disclosure is(a) in response to a formal complaint or charge, (b) in furtheranceof an investigation, proceeding, hearing, or action, including aninvestigation conducted by the employer, or (c) consistent with thecontractor’s legal duty to furnish information. 41 CFR60-1.35(c)
Next Wednesday, October 19th at NYC’s The Marlin Room at Webster Hall, the Songs of Love Foundation – a nonprofit organization dedicated to providing personalized uplifting songs, free of charge, for children and teens currently facing tough medical, physical or emotional challenges – will deliver an all-star lineup made up of Scott Sharrard (Gregg Allman Band), Jackie Greene, Scott Metzger, Marc Quinones, Peter Levin, Shawn Pelton, and Brett Bass for what is sure to be a special night on many different fronts.The show, which is also the 20th anniversary celebration of the foundation, will feature the music of the Allman Brothers Band performed by this incredible lineup. The performance will feature two sets, the first being a “Duane Allman, Muscle Shoals Style” set, with the second seeing the band perform the Allman’s Live at the Fillmore East.For this particular event, Songs of Love will be helping to support Josie Johnson: “We are proud to celebrate our 27,000th song by honoring the adorable 4 year-old Josie Johnson. Josie is one of 200 people in the world born with the genetic disorder, Foxg1. The entire audience will participate in a live recording of a milestone ‘song of love’ for Josie.” For Josie’s Foxg1 fundraiser, head to this link.This is great music for an even better cause.Purchase tickets to the Songs of Love Foundation’s 20th anniversary celebration here.
Asian shares are showing a mixed picture on Tuesday after a volatile day in US equity markets amid persistent concerns over the record number of new coronavirus cases worldwide and signs of an economic rebound.Australian S&P/ASX 200 futures lost 0.76 percent in early trading, Japan’s Nikkei 225 futures added 0.22 percent, and Hong Kong’s Hang Seng index futures rose 0.39 percent.E-mini futures for the S&P 500 rose 0.21 percent. The US dollar edged lower on Monday as investors looked to US corporate earnings and upcoming retail data to gauge whether guarded optimism on the economic outlook was justified. Spot gold dropped 0.1 percent to US$1,801.30 an ounce.On Monday, the S&P 500 dropped 0.94 percent after touching its highest level since Feb. 24 earlier in the trading day. The tech-heavy Nasdaq Composite dropped 2.13 percent, driven by declines in some outperforming big names, including Amazon and Microsoft. The Dow Jones Industrial Average rose 0.04 percent.MSCI’s gauge of stocks across the globe briefly touched its highest level since February, before ending down 0.29 percent.Growing concerns over the coronavirus spread and simmering US-China tensions also weighed on oil. Brent futures fell 52 cents, or 1.2 percent, to settle at $42.72 a barrel.In upcoming data, China is set to report Tuesday its trade numbers, with slump in China’s exports likely easing in June while imports contracted less sharply on higher crude oil and commodities purchases, according to a Monday Reuters poll.Topics : After a strong start in the United States, equity markets sold off when California announced it was slowing the state’s reopening, shutting bars and banning indoor restaurant dining statewide in response to a surge in coronavirus cases.But at the same time, US consumers reported being more optimistic that the worst of their economic woes from the pandemic were behind them, complicating the picture for investors about the state of the world’s largest economy.“The US continues to report fresh highs of daily new infections. However, the seriousness of the disease is falling. Hospitalisation rates…has trended down since April,” said Kim Mundy with the Commonwealth Bank of Australia in Sydney, in an analyst note. “The upshot is the surge in infections does not give the full story. And it suggests the US is learning to live with the disease.”Tensions also grew between the US and China over disputed claims to offshore resources throughout the South China Sea, with US officials saying China’s claims were “unlawful.”