Baby with Minnesota Midwife
photo by Raven Ivory

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)
Mom, dad, baby
photo by Raven Ivory