A certified nurse-midwife is a registered nurse with an advanced master's or doctoral degree and is certified by the American College of Nurse-Midwives. Midwives work with doctors to care for women during pregnancy, childbirth and after delivery. Midwives also coordinate family planning and general health care for women of all ages.
Your health is not just about your physical condition; it's about your wellbeing. Certified nurse-midwives understand that and support you through all stages of life from growing your family to menopause.
Midwives work with women and families through:
Your midwife will provide holistic care that focuses on helping your overall well-being, nutrition and healthy lifestyle, while supporting your emotional and physical wellness.
During pregnancy care and childbirth your midwife will:
For your general care needs your midwife may offer:
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