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Certified Midwife Credential

Issue Summary

The Certified Midwife (CM) credential was created to allow individuals with an undergraduate degree in a discipline other than nursing to obtain a graduate degree in midwifery and then practice as a midwife.  To date, only a few states have recognized the CM credential: NY, NJ, DE, ME, MO, and RI.

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American College of Nurse-Midwives.
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