Midwifery

A safe, natural option for childbirth.

WHAT IS A MIDWIFE?

Providing expert care and services during labor and delivery, as well as before birth and throughout all stages of a woman’s life, is a specialty that makes midwives unique. For example, midwives offer an array of healthcare services including gynecological exams, contraceptive counseling, prenatal care, newborn care, menopausal management and prescriptions.

BENEFITS OF USING A MIDWIFE

One of the main reasons women choose a midwife is to experience childbirth as naturally as possible. According to the American College of Nurse Midwives, benefits of receiving midwifery care include:

  1. Decreased risk of needing a Cesarean section
  2. Reduced rates of labor induction
  3. Reduced use of regional anesthesia
  4. Decreased infant mortality rates
  5. Decreased risk of preterm birth
  6. Decreased third and fourth degree perineal tears
  7. Increased chances of having a positive start to breastfeeding
  8. Increased satisfaction with quality of care
  9. Lower cost for both patients and insurers

Mothers or babies with certain health conditions may require additional medical care. If complications arise, our midwives collaborate with and provide referrals to obstetricians, pediatricians and other healthcare professionals.

Meet our Women’s Health Nurse Practitioners and Certified Nurse Midwives:

Kim Chamberlain Danser

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Kim Heeb

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Empowering women throughout a lifetime.

For more information visit our Facebook page at Wyoming County Women’s Health & Midwifery

To schedule an appointment with one of our certified nurse-midwives, please call:
Office: 585-786-1560 or Labor and Delivery: 585-786-7950

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Job opportunities - Telephone Operator (Per Diem), Activity Leader (Per Diem) (SNF), Activity Aide (Per Diem) (SNF)
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Visiting Wyoming County Community Hospital and Skilled Nursing Facility during flu season?

WCCH strives to provide the highest quality of care in an environment that is safe for our patients. Part of this safety, is managing exposures to illnesses that spread easily, such as the flu.

WCCH monitors flu activity both within the hospital and throughout our community which assists us in determining the need to limit and/or restrict visitors.

At this time, WCCH asks that if you have a fever, cough, sore throat, or body aches that you consider not visiting. We also recognize that there may be times when visiting a loved one in the hospital is necessary. If this is the case, please wash your hands upon arrival, cover your cough or sneeze, and wear a mask. Hand hygiene stations with masks are located at the main entrances of the facility or ask any staff member for a mask.

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EVENING Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA) classes to begin in April 2019. Full tuition will be provided to successful applicants. Starting pay for CNA positions at WCCHS $15.54 (day shift) and $17.54 to $18.54 (evening/night shifts) plus generous benefits and NYS retirement. If you are interested in pursuing a career in healthcare, refer to the attached flyer for details. Join our team. #wycoapproved #wcchs #wyomingcountyny #certifiednursingassistant #cna #joinourteam #nowhiring #jobfair #tuitionpaid #eveningclasses #clinicaltraining #employmentopportunity #partnership GVEP Adult Education GVEP School of Nursing Wyoming County Chamber of Commerce & Tourism #geneseevalleyeducationalpartnership #wyomingcountycommunityaction ... See MoreSee Less

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Bridge Construction Supervisor, Clinic Office Manager, Highway Maintenance Supervisor, Medical Biller, Medical Office Assistant, Mental Health Unit Assistant, Remittance/Account Representative, Secretary to the Director of Real Property Tax Services, and Surgical Services Aide
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Did you know most people show no symptoms of colorectal cancer in the early stages of this deadly disease when it’s most treatable?

Colorectal Cancer Awareness Month is a great reminder to schedule your colorectal screening. Why wait, schedule today. #wycoapproved #wcchs #wyomingcountyny #colorectalcancerawareness #colorectalcancer #colorectal #colonoscopy
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Job opportunities - Certified Nursing Assistants (SNF), Social Services Program Specialist Trainee, Clerk (Full-Time, Temporary – until end of year), LPN (SNF), Caseworker Trainee (Contingent)
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Job opportunity - RPN (Surgical Servies/OR)
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Free educational seminar on bariatric / weight loss surgery options, March 11, 2019 at 6pm, Wyoming County Community Hospital - Thomson Hall conference room. No registration necessary. #wycoapproved #wcchs #wyomingcountyny #bariatricsurgery #weightloss #freeseminar ECMC ... See MoreSee Less

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Job opportunity - Activity Leader
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Job opportunities - LPN (Per Diem) (SNF) and Certified Nursing Assistants (SNF)
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Job opportunity - RPN (OB)
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Job opportunity - Principal Account Clerk
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Recently, the Employee Enhancement Committee sponsored its second annual awards breakfast. Staff that had been awarded employee of the month throughout 2018 were invited along with their manager. The event included a short video and recognition from the CEO and Board of Managers. Honored staff each received a rose and framed certificate. A special thank you to Morrison Community Living for providing an excellent gourmet breakfast. Congratulations to the following 2018 Employees of the Month:
January – Sindy Howard (missing from photo)
February – Susan Friedhaber
March – Fred Cordani
April – Cathy Simthley
May – Sam Thaw
June – Elizabeth Thurley
July – Amanda Likus (missing from photo)
August – Nadine O’Brien
September – Laura Berwaldt
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November – Lori Toor
December – Kelly Venezia
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Job opportunity - Patient Information Specialist
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Staff showed their support for Women’s heart disease by going red during February! Most cardiac events are preventable with education and lifestyle changes. Get active, eat well, control cholesterol, manage blood pressure, reduce blood sugar, lose weight, and quit smoking. #wycoapproved #wcchs #wyomingcountyny #gored #womenshearthealth #heartmonth #raiseawareness #heartdisease #wearredday ... See MoreSee Less

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Boil Water Order CANCELED - Village and Town of Warsaw Water Districts

The Boil Water Order for the Village and Town of Warsaw Water Districts issued on Monday 2/11/2019 has been CANCELED effective immediately.

The required bacteriological water sample results, collected on 2/12/2019 and 2/13/2019, were all negative. As a result the Boil Water Order is canceled.

Please review the attached document, After the Boil Water Event, for recommendations regarding what residential and commercial properties should do after a Boil Water Order is lifted.

Please contact the Wyoming County Health Department at (585) 786-8894 with any questions.
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Do you have prediabetes? Take the risk quiz.
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Diabetes Prevention Program
starts March 5th at the YMCA (115 Linwood Ave, Warsaw)

Call for more information and to sign up!
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Job opportunity - Certified Nurse Midwife
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NOTICE UPDATE: Village and Town of Warsaw
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After discussion with the Mayor and Superintendent of Public Works, effective 1 PM today, 2/12/2019, the Village of Warsaw is canceling the Water Conservation Order issued on February 11, 2019. The distribution and storage tank system components have returned to a normal level of operation.

Please be aware that the Boil Water Order issued on February 11, 2019 is still in effect and will continue through at least Thursday. Bacteriological samples were collected this morning and the second round will be collected on Wednesday, 2/13/19, morning. All sample results should be received by Thursday morning. You will be notified once the order is canceled or if needed extended.

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Job opportunity - Financial Analyst
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Job opportunities - Building Maintenance Worker, Medical Office Assistant (Clinics), and Food Service Helper
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1 month ago

Wyoming County Community Health System

How exciting!! Congratulations, Christy Librock Hibsch! Your photograph featured on the cover of the 2019 Wyoming County Visitor Guide is incredibly stunning. #wycoapproved #wcchs #wyomingcountyny #hobby #photography #visitorguide #letchworthstatepartk Letchworth State ParkToday we stopped at the Wyoming County Community Health System in Warsaw to deliver the new Wyoming County Visitor Guides. We were joined by administration staff and Christy Librock Hibsch, a WCCHS OR Tech and the photographer of the guide's cover shot.
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Job opportunity - Zoning Enforcement Officer
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Job opportunity - Nurse Practitioner (Family Health or Women’s Health) (Per Diem)
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Job opportunities - Cleaner (Per Diem) (Housekeeping), Student Aide / Dietary, and Patient Information Specialist
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Job opportunities - Unit Helper and Unit Helper (Per Diem)
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Check out the Upcoming Civil Service Examination for Keyboard Specialist
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Job opportunities - Patient Information Specialist (Per Diem) and RPN (Per Diem)
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Job opportunity - Account Clerk
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The Unyts blood drive scheduled for today (January 30th) has been CANCELED due to the weather.
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Job opportunity - Respiratory Therapist
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Job opportunities - LPN (SNF), LPN (Per Diem) (SNF), Certified Nursing Assistant, Certified Nursing Assistant (Per Diem), Food Service Helper, Student Aide / Dietary, Unit Helper, Medical Biller, Emergency Department Unit Clerk
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Check out the Upcoming Civil Service Examination for Conservation District Technician, ED Express Nurse, Public Health Educator, and Support Investigator
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College Scholarship Opportunity available through the @CommunityFoundationforGreaterBuffalo. Apply online at www.cfgbscholarships.org to be considered. Application deadline is April 1, 2019.
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Job opportunity - Activity Leader (Per Diem) (SNF), Hospital Aide (Per Diem) (Med Surg), RPN (OB), Student Aide / Dietary. Applications available at www.wyomingco.net/Jobs.aspx
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So much hustle and bustle this holiday season at WCCHS Nursing Facility....a visit from Santa and his elves, gifts and more gifts, caroling with The Rivellino Team at Keller Williams Realty (thank you for spending time with us) and some Reindeer games. #wycoapproved #wcchs #wyomingcountyny #santa #elves #christmasparty #caroling #reindeergames #nursinghomeactivities ... See MoreSee Less

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3 months ago

Wyoming County Community Health System
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Check out the Upcoming Civil Service Examination for Administrative Secretary, Administrative Assistant to the Director of Facilities, Secretary to the Superintendent of Buildings and Grounds (County Buildings), Senior Account Clerk (Double Entry Bookkeeping)
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