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Welcome to the Minnesota Affiliate of the American College of Nurse Midwives (ACNM).

The ACNM is the professional association that represents Certified Nurse-Midwives (CNMs) and Certified Midwives (CMs) in the United States. The philosophy inherent in the profession states that nurse-midwives believe every individual has the right to safe, satisfying health care with respect for human dignity and cultural variations.

Our Mission

  • Promote health and well-being

    For women and infants within their families and communities

  • Development and Support

    of the profession of midwifery as practiced by certified nurse-midwives and certified midwives

MN Midwifery by the Numbers

0 First Certified Nurse Midwife in MN
0 Nurse-Midwifery services in MN
0 CNMs currently practicing in MN
0 CNM attended births in MN (2013)
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