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As the Senate begins work on its version of healthcare reform "repeal and replace" legislation, ACNM urges members to reach out to their respective Senators and urge them to keep critical protections to ensure women and newborn access to healthcare services intact. We have...
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As midwives from around the nation gather this week for the ACNM's annual meeting in Chicago, Illinois, we ask you to take action to grow support for addressing the shortages of maternity care providers in the United States.  On March 30, 2017, Senator Tammy Baldwin...
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As action starts in the Congress on the fiscal year 2018 budget and spending bills it is critical for midwives to be heard on health care workforce funding needs.  Please take a brief moment to support the sustainability of the nursing and midwifery pipeline by urging...
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State Issues
ACNM and the New York State Association of Licensed Midwives (NYSALM) urges all midwives practicing in New York to reach out to their state senators and encourage them to support S. 4611A. Introduced by Sen. Terrence Murphy (R-40), the legislation would amend current...
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Representative Kay Kahn has filed legislation on behalf of the Massachusetts ACNM Affiliate for the 2017-2018 legislative session that would require insurers to reimburse nurse-midwives directly at the same level that physicians are reimbursed for delivering the same...
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