Catharine Heffernan CNM

Catharine Heffernan CNM

Gender:
Female
Phone:
(207) 377-1555
Fax:
(207) 377-1556
Philosophy of Care:
Ms. Heffernan came to MaineGeneral Midwifery Services in 2008 with extensive experience in providing women?s health care services as both a private practice midwife/childbirth educator and a staff nurse-midwife for practices in Maine and New Hampshire. A member of MaineGeneral Medical Center's Professional Services Staff, she has a longstanding interest in women's health, with a focus on improving care and options for families.
Specialties:
Midwifery Services, Certified Nurse Midwife, Obstetrics and Gynecology

Locations

Winthrop Commerce Center - MaineGeneral Midwifery Services (primary location)

149 Main St
Suite 2B
Winthrop, Maine 04364
Phone:
(207) 377-1555
Fax:
(207) 377-1556
Accepting new patients

MaineGeneral Medical Center - Alfond Center for Health - MaineGeneral Midwifery Services

35 Medical Center Parkway
Augusta, Maine 04330
Phone:
(207) 621-9100
Fax:
(207) 623-1462
Accepting new patients
Bachelor's
Lewis and Clark College, Portland, OR
Bachelor's, Nursing
University of Southern Maine, Portland, ME
Certificate, Nurse-Midwifery
CNEP/Frontier School of Nursing and Midwifery, Hyden, KY
Graduate, Colposcopy Basic Training
American Society for Colposcopy and Cervical Pathology (ASCCP)
Master's, Nursing
Case Western University, Cleveland, OH
English
Primary Language  
  • Amniotomy
  • Emergency intubation of newborn
  • Emergency manual removal of placenta
  • Episiotomy & repair
  • External/internal fetal monitoring
  • Local infiltration anesthesia w/minor nerve blocks
  • Manual removal of placenta
  • Manual rotation of head
  • Normal spontaneous vaginal delivery
  • Outpatient care
  • Paracervical block
  • Physical examinations, medical history
  • Pudendal block
  • Resuscitation of infant
  • Stress/non-stress testing
  • Ultrasound use in obstetrics for fetal heart rate & position
Member Board:
Unknown Board
Specialty:
Advanced Life Support in Obstetrics
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Specialty:
Centering Pregnancy Training
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Specialty:
Cervical Cap Fitting/IUDs/Diaphrams
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Specialty:
HypnoBirthing
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Specialty:
Neonatal Advanced Life Support
Professional Affiliations: American College of Nurse-Midwives | American College of Nurse-Midwives, Maine Chapter