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Midwife joins Conemaugh

March 3, 2018 GMT

Lisa Cone, a certified nurse midwife and doctor of nursing practice, has joined Conemaugh Physician Group — OB/GYN and is helping to deliver babies at Conemaugh Memorial Medical Center in Johnstown.

Cone earned an associate degree in nursing from Butler Community College followed by a bachelor’s degree in nursing from Slippery Rock University. In 2009 she completed a certified nurse midwife degree and master’s degree in nursing from Frontier School of Midwifery and Family Practice. Cone obtained her doctorate from Frontier Nursing University in 2014.

Cone will assist women in labor on weekends and during the night, including assisting physicians with cesarean deliveries. In addition to her work at Conemaugh, Cone is a laborist at Butler Hospital. She also has a great deal of teaching experience having served as a nursing instructor and preceptor at the University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Duquesne University and Clarion University.