The NACPM Delegation to the Triennial Congress of the International Confederation of Midwives participated in Council discussions, voted on position statements, joined the March for More Midwives and learned about midwifery issues around the world. Read the full report here
Deep Concern for the Welfare of Childbearing People With the Senate’s release on June 22 of the Better Health Reconciliation Act of 2017, NACPM is deeply concerned for the health and well-being of childbearing people, babies and families in the United States. We urge you to acquaint yourself with this bill and call your Senators today to ask them.
2017 Florida Legislative Report by Sharon Hamilton, LM After many years of very little Legislative activity the midwives of Florida rallied to prevent the opening of their practice act, F.S. 467, during the 2017 Legislative Session. In October, 2016, the midwives were alerted to a District XII ACOG driven plan to open F.S. 467 with.
This week’s newsletter features news about the upcoming Congress, NACPM Delegates and a webinar live from the Congress planned for June 19. Read more details here
This weeks’ newsletter provides resources for midwives and clients on prenatal genetic testing, features a summary of last week’s popular webinar on Charting Practices, and pays tribute to midwifery leader Dorothea Lang who recently passed away. Click through for details and webinar information