Baystate Ob/Gyn Group welcomes new doctor
SPRINGFIELD The providers and staff of Baystate Ob/Gyn Group are pleased to announce that Elizabeth Howell, CNM has joined their All About Women Midwifery practice as a Certified Nurse Midwife, providing gynecologic and obstetric care.
Howell received her Bachelor of Science degree in nursing from American International College and her Certificate in Midwifery from Baystate Medical Center. She joins Baystate Ob/Gyn Group with over 18 years of experience in healthcare, including 10 years as a labor and delivery nurse. Throughout her years of experience with women's healthcare, she has come to believe that "health and healing are a woman's birthright. I believe in empowering women to tune into their inner wisdom to transform their health and their lives." Her professional interests include adolescent health, alternative therapies and group prenatal care.
Dr. Howard Trietsch, the managing physician of Baystate Ob/Gyn Group, commented, "We are excited to welcome Liz Howell to our group of midwives. Liz is a great addition to our staff and our team of obstetrical providers worked closely with Liz for years while she was a labor and delivery nurse. Our practice's midwifery group allows us to offer healthcare options that meet the needs of each individual patient. With Liz's addition, women who choose midwifery care at Baystate Ob/Gyn Group now have access to six female nurse midwives, all of whom have years of experience in women's healthcare."
Baystate Ob/Gyn Group Inc. has offered a midwifery program for over 13 years. The Certified Nurse Midwives of Baystate Ob/Gyn Group follow the philosophy of caring for the entire woman, providing support for their physical, emotional, and social needs. They feel that women need support and personalized healthcare not only during the critical times of childbearing or illness, but throughout their lives.