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Seattle King WDA: King County
Qualification: SOC code: 291161

Diagnose and coordinate all aspects of the birthing process, either independently or as part of a healthcare team. May provide wellwoman gynecological care. Must have specialized, graduate nursing education.

According to the Federal Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS), the typical level of education that most workers need to enter this occupation is: Associate's degree. Additional training, experience, licenses or credentials may be required. Learn more at BLS.
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