Frequently Asked Questions
How do I become a midwife? http://www.midwife.org/Become-a-Midwife
Where do I find a midwife? http://ourmomentoftruth.midwife.org/OMOT-FIND-A-MIDWIFE
Are midwives legal in Mississippi? Yes, Laws and regulations governing the practice of nurse-midwifery and midwifery are rapidly changing. CNMs and CMs are regulated on the state level, thus professional practice and interaction with other health care professionals, such as physicians, can vary from state to state. CNMs are legally authorized to practice in every state in the US and in the District of Columbia. View the State Legislative page for information about state laws and regulations.
What can our practice do to help the advancement of midwifery in our state? Benchmark, stay involved with your state affiliate, donate to the PAC, and keep your ACNM membership current.