In September of 2020 Governor Newsom signed SB1237 into law, removing “physician supervision” from California's Certified Nurse Midwives. Learn more about how this change will impact midwifery practice and what CNMA is doing to ensure that the bill achieves the goal of increasing access to midwives through California. 

Learn more about SB1237 implementation: 

 

SB1237 Implementation Webinars: 

Tools for Implementing SB1237

Need Assistance with Implementation? 

Email advocacy@cnma.org for assistance 

Watch this video to learn more about the importance of this historic law!

SB 1237: The Justice & Equity in Maternity Care Act (Dodd/Burke/Mitchell) is Law!