Definition of Certified nurse-midwife
Certified nurse-midwife: A person with an AS, BS, or Master's degree in nursing who has also completed specialized training in midwifery. In the US, certified nurse-midwives (CNMs) must earn certification from the American College of Nurse-Midwives.Source: MedTerms™ Medical Dictionary
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