Midwifery as a Profession Essay by The Research Group

Midwifery as a Profession
Development of the profession. U.S. & European historical roots. Nurse-midwifery education & role in health care system. ACNM goals. Current challenges.
# 10688 | 2,475 words | 20 sources | 2001 | US
Published on May 14, 2003 in Medical and Health (Nursing)


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"This research paper will address the development of midwifery as a profession. The introduction will discuss the definition of midwifery and profession, and an overview of the profession. The development of the midwifery profession will then be presented to include: U.S. historical roots and European antecedents; the importance of education in competency and practice; additional cultural, social, legal, political, and economic influences; ACNM actions and results; and current challenges that nurse-midwives face."

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