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.
Create a powerful unified voice for CPMs. Form a pilot chapter in your state and enhance CPMs’ national influence to improve the maternity care system in the U.S., promote, protect and defend the profession, and support increased access for all women to the high-quality, high-value care of CPMs. All Pilot Chapters will be invited to.
Member Survey Report 9 December 2013 Report on Results of Fall 2013 NACPM Member Survey At the 2012 CPM Symposium, a number of priorities for the development of the CPM profession were identified by CPMs and multiple stakeholders. These priorities have informed the work of NACPM over the past year and a half, and.
Nelson Mandela 18 July 1918 – 5 December 2013 IN MEMORIAM Nelson Mandela will long be remembered for his courageous, relentless pursuit of racial equality, and for his unerring belief in and ability to inspire all of humanity. We mourn his passing and celebrate and give thanks for his incalculable contributions to us all. “I.
NACPM Invites You to Help Increase Access to Midwifery Care October 4, 2013 In this Newsletter: Free MANA Workshop in Portland: Working Toward Greater Equity in Maternal & Infant Health NABCC Urges Year-Round Efforts to Eliminate Disparities Free MANA Workshop in Portland: Working Toward Greater Equity in Maternal & Infant Health NACPM.
H.R. 1976 Introduced! In a timely salute to Mother’s Day and the International Day of the Midwife, Congresswoman Chellie Pingree of Maine has re-introduced the Access to Certified Professional Midwives Act, H.R. 1976 (formerly H.R. 1054), on May 12, 2013 in the House of Representatives in the 113th Congress. The Midwives and Mother’s in Action.