05 Jun '12, 5am

Birth Choices Under Assault in North Carolina, 7 Midwives Shutdown Overnight | Care2 Causes

Birth Choices Under Assault in North Carolina, 7 Midwives Shutdown Overnight | Care2 Causes

The state of North Carolina is one of only 5 in the nation that requires certified nurse midwives to practice under a physician who signs their license in order to deliver babies. Last week the doctor who worked with 7 of the state’s 11 homebirth midwives notified them that he would no longer certify their licenses, effective immediately. One doctor shut down 4 midwifery practices over night, leaving dozens of women, some very near their due dates, scrambling for alternative care. Take Action: Expand Birth Options for Women in North Carolina Expectant mothers at center of midwifery dispute – ABC Channel 11 News Video For a variety of reasons, including the historically hostile relationships between obstetricians and midwives and liability concerns, few doctors in North Carolina are willing to certify midwives that work outside their direct supervision. Consequently few mid...

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