Expanded NMW Scope of Practice

Course Number: NURS 843
Credit(s): 3
Prerequisite(s): NURS 677 and certification eligible or post-completion of the AMCB board exam as a nurse midwife

This course introduces the Nurse Midwife student to the principles of expanded scope of practice for midwifery. The course follows the steps outlined in the Standards of Practice of Midwifery of the American College of Nurse Midwives to extend the scope of practice beyond the basic core competencies of midwifery education.