Supplemental OB Laborist, recently opened Riley Hospital Maternity Tower, Indianapolis

The Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology at Indiana University Health is seeking vibrant and highly motivated caregivers to join our OB Laborist team in the new Riley Maternity and Newborn Unit Tower. The OB Laborist is a critical part of our patient-centered obstetric care model, seeing a socially diverse population of patients from the Indy Metro area and high-risk maternity patients from around the state. 

We are seeking someone for supplemental shift-work.

Position Highlights

  • Supplemental/PRN with opportunity to cover 12 or 24 hour shifts
  • Manage OB inpatients in collaboration with Maternal-Fetal Medicine for antepartum, intrapartum, and postpartum patients
  • Deliveries, both vaginal and caesarean sections, plus D&E and D&C procedures
  • Consultative support for the OBED, Family Medicine and Nurse Midwife
  • Deliveries at the Level IV Riley Maternity and Newborn unit with a Level IV NICU
  • Teaching and supervision of OB/GYN residents and medical students
  • Collaboration with Certified Nurse Midwifery practice
  • Call or Text for compensation


  • Eligible for academic appointment with the Indiana University School of Medicine
  • Excellent clinical skills and teaching skills
  • Collaborative team player
  • Strong interest in patient-centered obstetric care and teaching
  • Completion of OB/Gyn residency 
  • Board certified/eligible in OB/Gyn
  • Physician MD/DO licensed in Indiana or eligible

Community Description

Indianapolis, Indiana, the 17th largest U.S. city, is a sophisticated city blending charm and culture with a wonderful balance of business and leisure.  Residents of this dynamic city enjoy:

  • Leading educational system and top-ranked universities, paired with a diverse population
  • Vibrant downtown offering arts, theaters, world-class museums, zoo, concerts and memorials
  • Named to U.S. News & World Report's 2023-2024 list of the best places to live in the United States
  • Top ranked international airport: "Best Airport in North America" twelve consecutive years
  • Ranked by Niche in 2023 as one of the most diverse counties in America, as well as one of the best cities to live in and buy a house in the country
  • Historic neighborhoods with surrounding cultural districts and low cost of living
  • Outdoor recreation includes golfing, boating and unique parks
  • Home of the Colts (NFL), Fever (WNBA), Pacers (NBA), Indians (MiLB), Indianapolis 500 (IndyCar) and the nation's largest half marathon
  • Close proximity to Chicago, St. Louis, Louisville, and Cincinnati

Client Description

Rewarding Physician and Advanced Provider employment opportunities await with Indiana University Health Physicians.

IU Health Physicians group, which employs over 2,200 physicians and advanced providers at more than 175 locations across the state, is one of the fastest-growing, comprehensive, multi-specialty practice groups in Indiana. IUHP also serves as the faculty practice plan of Indiana University School of Medicine, and brings together faculty physicians, IU Health-affiliated physicians and private practice physicians to give highly skilled doctors access to innovative treatments using the latest research and technology. 

At IU Health, we are committed to advancing a culture where all people can come together while we work to equitably improve the health of all Hoosiers. Working together, our health system fosters an environment in which differences are respected and valued.

Indiana University Health National Recognition:

  • Ranked #1 in Indiana by U.S. News & World Report
  • Riley Hospital for Children is ranked among the top children’s hospitals in the country by U.S. News & World Report, and is the only nationally ranked children’s hospital in Indiana
  • Preferred by consumers and referring physicians as the best health system overall in Indiana

We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity and inclusion at IU Health. IU Health does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, age, disability, genetic information, veteran status, national origin, gender identity and/or expression, marital status or any other characteristic protected by federal, state, or local law. We will ensure that individuals with disabilities are provided reasonable accommodation to participate in the job application or interview process, to perform essential job functions, and to receive other benefits and privileges of employment. Please contact us to request accommodation.

Indiana University Health, Indiana University Health Physicians and Indiana University School of Medicine are EOE/AA Employers, M/F/D.

Healthcare System/Hospital Description

IU Health and IU School of Medicine Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology physicians deliver at the Maternity Tower at Riley Hospital for Children in Indianapolis, IN. Opened in 2021, the tower has the accommodations to support traditional birth plans, and the experience of exceptionally and nationally ranked pediatric and adult specialists to care for high-risk pregnancies and babies with critical needs. The facility is designed so that pregnant patients and newborns have access to highly skilled care under the same roof. The Maternity Tower houses maternal fetal medicine specialists, midwifery services, an obstetrical intensive care unit (one of a handful in the nation), an obstetrical emergency unit and a level IV NICU.