Mid Coast Welcomes Third Nurse Midwife to Women's Health Team
|Aoife E. O'Brien, RN, CNM
(Photo by Jeff Morris, The Pierce Studio, Brunswick)
Mid Coast Medical Group - Women's Health Care welcomed Aoife E. O'Brien,
RN, CNM, to its Midwifery services team. Working collaboratively with
the obstetricians and gynecologists, the three nurse-midwives on staff
offer traditional birthing services in an advanced care setting.
joins Alexis Nolan, RN, CNM, and Suzanne Zimmerman, CNM providing full
scope nurse-midwifery services including maternity care, family
planning, and well woman gynecological care at all stages of life.
Together, they provide 24/7 coverage and services at Mid Coast
Hospital's state-of-the-art Maternity Care Center.
"I am thrilled
to join the midwifery practice here at Mid Coast Hospital, as its
reputation for providing exceptional care and building community
precedes it," said O'Brien. "I look forward to becoming a part of that
community myself, while building trusting, autonomous relationships with
women and their families through the childbearing years, and across the
O'Brien obtained both her Bachelor's of Science in
Nursing and Master's of Science in Nurse-Midwifery from Columbia
University School of Nursing in New York. She has been involved in birth
work for almost ten years in various settings, most recently on staff
at Blue Hill Memorial Hospital. She is proficient in medical Spanish.
Coast Medical Group - Women's Health Care is located at 121 Medical
Center Drive in Brunswick. Appointments are available by calling (207)
721-8710. More information and a virtual tour of Mid Coast Hospital
Maternity Care Center can be found at www.midcoasthealth.com/maternity