What is a Certified Nurse Midwife?
Certified Nurse Midwives (CNM's) provide healthcare services for women from adolescence to beyond menopause.
What type of education is required to be a CNM?
- primary care
- gynecologic care
- preconception services
- family planning services
- care during pregnancy
- postpartum period
- Master's degree in nursing
- One year specialized training in labor and delivery & well-women care
CNM's are defined as primary care providers under federal law with prescriptive authority in all 50 states.
Learn more about Leslie on our Midwife page