Nurse Midwives

Job Description

Nurse midwives diagnose and coordinate all aspects of the birthing process. Midwives may work independently or as part of a health care team. Nurse midwives may provide preventive care to women.

Academic Requirements

Nurse midwives are registered nurses who have completed additional training programs in delivering babies and providing prenatal care. To earn the credential of certified nurse-midwife (CNM), you must complete an accredited master’s program and pass a competency exam.

Nurse Midwives
$40-60
Thousand
Average
Salary
High
Patient
Interaction
19.30%
Job
Growth
 
High
Blood
Interaction
Master's Degree
Education
Required

Schools

Hannibal-Lagrange University

2800 Palmyra Road
Hannibal, 63401

University of Kansas

1450 Jayhawk Boulevard
Lawrence, KS 66045
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