➤To educate the public about the option of midwifery care and its safety
➤To support birthing people and their families’ choice for birth
➤To set a standard of excellence-of-care provided by midwives
➤To offer annual peer review and special circumstances reviews as needed
➤To maintain skills through continuing education
➤To promote research for out of hospital birth with statistics collection
➤To encourage communication between midwives and other health care professionals
Membership is open to CPMs, CNMs, apprentices and students in a formalized relationship with a CPM member of MCCPM, aspiring midwives and persons with an interest in preserving midwifery.