On behalf of the NACPM Board of Directors, we are excited to share news with you from the United States Midwifery Education, Regulation and Association (US MERA) Workgroup! In addition to NACPM, this Workgroup includes the Accreditation Commission for Midwifery Education (ACME), American College of Nurse Midwives (ACNM), American Midwifery Certification Board (AMCB), Midwifery Education.
Congratulations CPMs! The National Association of Certified Professional Midwives has been accepted as a member in the International Confederation of Midwives! NACPM for the first time will send 2 delegates and 2 observers to the ICM governing Council meeting, as well as to the 30th Triennial Congress in Prague this June 2014. Read the Full.
Towards Eliminating Disparities and Eradicating Racism March 3, 2014 In This Issue NACPM Sponsors White Privilege Conference WI NACPM Pilot Chapter Black History Month Midwife of Color Initiatives Quick Links What is the White Privilege Conference? What is White Privilege? How does racism get “under the skin” and affect pregnancy? Free viewing of When the.
NACPM Steps Up to Advocacy for Quality Improvement February 10, 2014 Autumn Vergo,New NQF Rep In This Issue: Letter From Executive Director Autumn Vergo, New NACPM Rep to NFQ Mandatory Reporting on Perinatal Core Measures Improve Medicaid Coverage Quality Rating System Quality Improvement Skills Training Join or Renew NACPM Membership Quick Links: NQF Conference .
Childbirth Connection and National Partnership Join Forces!January 29, 2014 Quick Links: Tweet Chat2/30 2PM ET #Listening2Mothers National Partnership Press Release Childbirth Connection Video Join or Renew NACPM Membership The Power of Consensus in Maternity Care Greetings! NACPM is pleased to share the news that Childbirth Connection has joined forces with the National.
Major Grant Awarded to NACPM January 20, 2014 Major Grant Awarded to Support the Work of NACPM The National Association of Certified Professional Midwives is pleased to announce the receipt of a major grant of $100,000 from the Transforming Birth Fund to support the mission and work of the organization in 2014. NACPM.
In alignment with our mission to contribute to a transformed maternity care system in the U.S. and increased access for all women to high-quality care and normal, physiologic birth options, NACPM is pleased to announce the release of a new report: The History and Future of the United States Midwifery Education, Regulation and Association (US.
A woman’s guide to understanding normal, healthy birth and how it can improve the health of her baby and her health was released this summer by the American College of Nurse-Midwives (ACNM), Midwives Alliance of North America (MANA), and National Association of Certified Professional Midwives (NACPM). It includes critical information to help women make informed.
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