Diagnose and coordinate all aspects of the birthing process, either independently or as part of a healthcare team. May provide well-woman gynecological care. Must have specialized, graduate nursing education.
* Concern for Others
* Stress Tolerance
* Attention to Detail
* Self Control
* Social Orientation
* Monitor fetal development by listening to fetal heartbeat, taking external uterine measurements, identifying fetal position, or estimating fetal size and weight.
* Provide prenatal, intrapartum, postpartum, or newborn care to patients.
* Explain procedures to patients, family members, staff members or others.
Health Care and Social Assistance
Healthcare Practitioners and Technical
Sample Job Titles
Certified Midwife, Certified Nurse Midwife (CNM), Certified Nurse-Midwife, Certified Professional Midwife, Clinical Site Coordinator and Supervisor, Direct-Entry Midwife, Dispensing Nurse, Nurse Midwife, Registered Nurse Midwife, Senior Instructor, Certified Nurse Midwife, Staff Certified Nurse Midwife, Staff Midwife, Staff Nurse Midwife, Staff Nurse-Midwife.