What is a Certified Nurse Midwife (CNM)?
Midwives are medical providers with advanced training in both nursing and midwifery, and are certified by the American College of Nurse-Midwives.
Broadlawns Midwifery Services provide a full spectrum of women’s healthcare services including:
- Well Woman Visits
- Annual Exams
- Pap Smears
- STI Checks
- Family Planning
- Birth Control
- Pregnancy, birth, and Postpartum Care
- Breastfeeding support and education
Midwifery care also includes health promotion, disease prevention, and individualized wellness education and counseling.
Benefits to Choosing a Nurse Midwife
Midwives provide expert, personalized care, and emotional support during pregnancy and delivery.
Women working with midwives tend to undergo fewer inductions and require less anesthesia.
Midwives are knowledgeable about strategies to reduce pain without medical intervention.
Benefits to Midwifery Care in a Hospital Setting
Access to state-of-the-art technology.
Our midwives and obstetricians work together and combine their skill sets to ensure you receive the best care.
Obstetricians are on staff in case emergencies arise that require a surgeon or consult.
Jessica Bottenfield-Biehn, ARNP/CNM
Sarah Bradbury, DNP, ARNP/CNM
Kari Ward, DNP, ARNP/CNM