Certified Nurse-Midwives work closely with physicians through consultation and collaboration. In the event of a high risk pregnancy, or other questions or complications during gynecological and well woman care, a family practice physician or obstetrician/gynecologist will be consulted.
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Midwifery Care – a personal story
Soon, Melinda found out she was pregnant with their first child. Without family or many friends in the area, Melinda knew she wanted someone who could dedicate a great deal of time to her pregnancy, and research taught her that a midwife provided that level of care.