• Brittany Edwards

California Nurse-Midwives Association

NOVEMBER 2021 | Newsletter




Message from the President

Register for the CNMA Annual Meeting!

Birth Happens Museum Exhibit

California Health Policy Update

Future of Abortion Council

Stay tuned, big stuff is coming!

Advocacy Opportunities

Federal Abortion Cases

What Women Want: Midwives’ Voices, Midwives Demands

ACNM Virtual Hill Day

ACNM Virtual Health Policy Summit

The BABIES Act and Midwives for MOMS Act

Encourage FDA to maintain access to preterm birth prevention options

Volunteer with CNMA!

San Francisco Bay Area Chapter Chair

Communications Committee

Seeking Assistant Membership Chair!

Continuing Education Committee

Midwifery Workforce Development and Education Support Committee

Survey to Support the Very Young


ACNM COVID-19 Patient Handout

Evidence Based Birth Handout: COVID-19 Vaccines and Pregnancy

BIPOC Midwives Promote COVID Vaccine

Address COVID-19 Vaccine Hesitancy


Electronic Prescribing and AB 2789

Mandatory Use of Single Sheet DEA 222 Order Form

Medi-Cal Rx

Education, Trainings, and Webinars

Detecting and Responding to Clinical Deterioration in Healthy Newborns

Improving Healthcare Affordability in California: What is and should be considered next year?

Expanding Options in Non-Hormonal Contraception

Hand to Hold 2021 NICU Community Conference

CNMA Annual Meeting!

Evidence to Application Summit: Utilizing low-dose aspirin to reduce pre-eclampsia

PSI 2-Day Components of Care and Advanced Training

25th Anniversary Nurse Leadership Forum

2021 Annual Medicaid MCO Survey Report Release

The Science and Mystery of Pregnancy and Birth

The Role of Maternal-Fetal Signal Coincidence in EFM

Building the Maternal Mental Health Constellation: Maternal Mental Health Forum

Implementing ACE Screenings: How-To Guide and Lessons from the Field

Applying Best Practices for Reporting Medical and Health Information on Birth Certificates

Preventing Racial and Ethnic Biases During Pandemics and Other Crises

Saving the Lives of Moms and Babies

Inclusive Healthcare in Perinatal Nursing

Job Opportunities

Santa Rosa Birth Center

Sepsis Advisory Board Member

Evidence Based Birth Systems Administrator

Locum CNMs to care for Afghan Refugees

Sutter Women’s Health in Davis - Certified Nurse-Midwife

Sutter Women’s Health in Davis - Physician Position

Kaiser Permanente

Journal of Midwifery and Women’s Health

Maven Clinic

Midwife Crush Mondays!


Message from the President

Midwife means “with woman.” Not to woman, for woman, or at woman. “With.”

I’ve been thinking a lot about what this means lately.