Advantages of Using the Certified Professional Midwife (CPM)

Supporting the Midwives Model of Care

www.cfmidwifery.org 888-236-4880
Fact Sheet

Advantages of Using the Certified Professional Midwife (CPM) for State Licensure and Certification

Meets rigorous credentialing standards

Validates knowledge, skills and experience

Is a competency-based evaluation process

Uses “state-of-the-art” testing technology

Incorporates two examinations
= NARM Written Examination • NARM Skills Assessm

Sets a standard for public safety

Provides a means for reciprocity

is cost effective

Is legally defensible

Sets a national standard for licensure

Provides a means of obtaining third patty reimbursement
For more information on the CPM credential, contact North American Registry of Midwives (NARM)

www.narm.org or 888-842-4784 or e-mail info@narm.org.

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