The Basics of Midwifery in Arizona
Licensed Midwives (LM) in Arizona are licensed and regulated by the Department of Health Services (AzDHS). Most AZ LMs are also Certified Professional Midwives, certified through the North American Registry of Midwives. Below is some information on the laws and statutes surrounding midwifery, some information about midwifery training requirments, as well as advocacy organizations. You can click on any underlined topic for more.
ARIZONA STATE MIDWIFERY
Midwifery Rules and Statutes
NATIONAL & INTERNATIONAL MIDWIFERY
National Association of Certified Professional Midwives (NACPM)