Our newest midwife practice spotlight this month is Northside Women’s Specialists. The following information on the practice was provided by Amy Kaylar CNM, one of the midwife managers for the group. Amy: Northside Women’s Specialists (NWS) midwifery group was established in 1993 with two dedicated CNMs including Judy Fielder. The practice quickly grew to […]
What is a midwife? Some people have no idea (and yet are prepared to make something up–see this funny new video). Midwives’ skills and expert knowledge are sometimes overlooked, yet midwives offer compassionate, evidence-based care that is focused on the health of women and their families.
We’ve created this short survey (10 minutes to complete) to help us better understand the practice of midwives around GA. We will use your answers to help us advocate for midwives around the state, and plan our own goals as an affiliate. You do not have to be a member of ACNM to complete this […]
Last week at the Healthy Mothers, Healthy Babies Conference and meeting on Oct 7, 2014 in Macon, GA, Nicole Carlson presented information from her research on obesity in pregnancy. A few highlights to share from this conference, for those who were unable to attend: Obesity in pregnancy is no longer a rare condition. Over […]
Georgia Certified-Nurse Midwives (CNMs) work in diverse practice environments across our state and continually exhibit excellence in their work. The Georgia Affiliate of the American College of Nurse-Midwives is proud to share here a little of what our members do every day to make our state a healthier place for mothers and families. For this […]