Six certified nurse midwives join Jefferson Health

Six certified nurse midwives have joined the staff of Jefferson Health – New Jersey as members of Jefferson NJ Primary & Specialty Care.

They will practice at Jefferson offices in Mullica Hill, Sewell, West Deptford, Haddonfield and its newest location, 205 E. Laurel Road in Stratford, which recently opened.

Ellen Appleton, Jennifer Barraclough, Victoria Asturrizaga, Jessica Hayes, Meredith Stein and Katherine Wormster are master’s level clinicians who provide primary health care to women of all ages.

Using a team approach, they work in conjunction with OB/GYN physicians. In addition to delivering babies, nurse midwives focus on gynecologic and family planning, as well as post-partum and newborn care.