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Unformatted text preview: Nurse Midwife Alexandra Cosan, Brigid Didden, Ellen Stoner, Meghan Mahoney Nursing Career Role: Certified Nurse Midwife and Education Requirements Certified Nurse Midwife (CNM) “A nurse midwife is an advance practice nurse with additional training around delivering babies and providing prenatal and postpartum care to women Certified nurse-midwives have already fulfilled RN educational requirements. Must attend and complete an educational curriculum in nurse-midwifery that is accredited by the American College of Nurse Midwives Qualification is tested in a national certification exam. The American College of Nurse Midwives (ACNM) acts as the administrative influence of CNMs, and mandates the regulation that “only graduates of ACNM accredited programs are eligible to take the certification exams for CNMs”. (AllNursingSchools)....
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This note was uploaded on 04/08/2008 for the course ACS 1001 taught by Professor Musachhio during the Winter '08 term at Villanova.
- Winter '08