Friday, June 24, 2022

Affiliate Conferences and Continuing Education: Virginia’s Experience

One of the primary roles of every affiliate is to provide networking and continuing education opportunities to its members. For the past 6 years, the Virginia Affiliate has been doing this by...

Eliminating the Racial Disparities Contributing to the Rise in U.S. Maternal Mortality: Perspectives from...

Download as a PDF Valuing the Lives of All Mothers As the American College of Nurse-Midwives (ACNM) continues recognition of the Year of the...

A Seat at the Table: DC’s Work on the Maternal Mortality Crisis

In the shadow of the US Capitol, women are currently dying in childbirth at alarming rates. As a recent Washington Post article stated, DC mothers are twice as likely to die...

Preceptors for Midwifery Clinical Education: A Call to Action in This Unprecedented Time

From the American College of Nurse-Midwives (ACNM), the Accreditation Commission for Midwifery Education (ACME), and the American Midwifery Certification Board (AMCB) https://youtu.be/fQfHmpiIt6o Clinical...

Reviewing ACME Accreditation Criteria for Diversity and Inclusion

T he ACME Board of Commissioners (BOC), executive director, and volunteers from midwifery education programs conducted full review of the ACME Criteria for Programmatic Accreditation. The process included developing...

Call for 3rd Party Comment for ACME-Accredited Midwifery Programs up for Review or Seeking...

In accordance with ACME Policies and Procedures Manual, and the US Department of Education’s requirements, ACME is seeking written third-party comment concerning the qualifications for accreditation of the following listed midwifery programs. These programs...

A Message to the ACNM Community from Frontier Nursing University

Dear Colleagues, Frontier Nursing University (FNU) has a focused effort on diversity, equity, and inclusion (DEI). That effort requires a deep look into our past and how that history...

ACNM Honors the Legacy of Frances T. Thacher, CNM, MS, FACNM, Beloved A.C.N.M. Foundation...

Midwives have lost a beloved friend, passionate champion, and tireless advocate who leaves a distinguished and indelible legacy that will continue to be felt in perpetuity.   Frances Tower...

The Oregon ACNM Foundation: Supporting Education and Leadership

The Martha Browning Bryant Memorial Lecture on "Caring for the Transgender Patient."

Leadership at Its Best…Join the ACME Board of Commissioners!

Deadline: January 22, 2021 Looking for a chance to combine your passion for midwifery education with your proven leadership skills? The Accreditation Commission for Midwifery...