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What makes care with a nurse-midwife unique? YOU DO!
—ACNM WA State Affiliate
Welcome to the Washington State Affiliate of the ACNM
Thank you for visiting the home of the Washington State Affiliate of the American College of Nurse-Midwives.
Not only does this site serve Washington certified nurse-midwives, we also offer practical information to the public on midwifery and access to midwives throughout the state.
Check out the rest of the website and find out why you might choose a midwife for yourself!
Return of 24/7 Nurse-Midwifery
Care at Evergreen
In November of 2011, the Center for Women’s Health at Evergreen, based in Kirkland, significantly reduced its midwifery staff. Thankfully, through social media and a peaceful rally, the patient, doula and midwifery community advocated strongly for the hospital to bring 24/7 nurse-midwifery services back to the Evergreen. In April, the hospital Board of Commissioners voted unanimously to create a hospital-based midwifery practice. Read more...
News & Events
Next Affiliate Meeting
Next meeting will be Sunday, May 19, 9:00 AM at Davenport Hotel in Spokane. See "for members" calendar for information on video conferencing options