Jona Hutson, DNP

Certified Nurse Midwife

Jona Hutson DNP is a graduate of Frontier Nursing University, the oldest and top ranked midwifery school in the United States. After graduation, she worked in a large teaching institute at University of Nebraska as a Certified Nurse Midwife where she gathered further experience delivering women’s care.

Jona relocated to Southwest Iowa in late 2017, making her the first Certified Nurse Midwife in the Shenandoah area. She offers a holistic evidence-based approach to OB-GYN care and can answer questions related to nutrition, exercise, relationships, emotions, breastfeeding and parenting in order to help individualize patient care.

Jona serves women, across the lifespan, in need of gynecologic care, preconception care, obstetrical care, delivery, postpartum care, well-women exams, contraception management, and more.

1991

The Beginning of her Career

Jona started nursing career, mostly in women's health.
2012

Degree

She received her Masters of Nursing Degree.
2012

Nationally Certified

Jona became Nationally Certified as Nurse Midwife by American College of Nurse Midwives.
2012

Honor Society

She was inducted into Sigma Theta Tau International Honor Society of Nursing.
2014

Certification

She became certified in Electronic Fetal Monitoring.
2015

Doctorate

In 2015, Jona received her Doctorate in Nursing Degree.
2017

Joined the SMC Family

Jona decided to make Shenandoah Medical Center her home, becoming the first Certified Nurse Midwife in the area.
WHY CHOOSE JONA HUTSON

As Your SMC Provider

  • Trained in Nurse Midwifery at Frontier Nursing University, the oldest and top ranked midwifery school in the United States.
  • Jona offers a more holistic approach to OB-GYN care.
  • Jona follows evidence-based care while educating and counseling women on their individualized reproductive needs.
  • "When you hear the word midwife, you may think you have to have a natural birth experience. Although midwives offer natural and low intervention care, we also serve a wide range of other birth experiences including medicated labor, inductions of labor, and assisting with planned repeat cesarean sections."
  • It's Jona's belief that pregnancy and childbirth are normal life experiences. Although screening for complications is necessary, so is supporting a woman's right to be a part of the decision making processes she faces and helping her understand it all.
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Providers Schedule

Monday
8:00am - 5:00pm
Thursday
10:00am - 7:00pm
Friday
7:00am - 5:00pm

1 Jack Foster Drive

Shenandoah, IA 51601

712-246-7400

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Clinic Hours

Monday-Friday: 7-5:00pm

Walk-In Clinic Hours

Monday-Friday: 9-6:30pm Saturday-Sunday: 9-12:30pm