New NARM Policies
1. A preceptor for a NARM PEP applicant must be credentialed as a Certified Professional Midwife (CPM), Certified Nurse Midwife (CNM), or Licensed Midwife who has an additional three years of experience or 50 births, including ten (10) continuity of care births beyond the primary birth experience requirements for CPM certification. (effective June 1, 2010) A preceptor who does not meet the above requirements may request an exemption by filling out the preceptor application form on this web site.
2. Neonatal Resuscitation will be required for certification and recertification. (effective January 1, 2011)
3. MEAC Students: NARM requires documentation of ten (10) primary out-of-hospital births within the three (3) years prior to the application submission.
NARM - North American Registry of Midwives
An international certification agency for the credential "Certified Professional Midwife" (CPM).