CAM educates California families and increases access to patient-centered, evidence-based midwifery care.

Expanding Access To Midwifery
for ALL California Families

Medi-Cal Implementation Update: 
Enrollment to begin in March.
 Thanks to your efforts and CAM’s advocacy work, California families will have expanded access to midwifery in 2016. Learn more about the process of implementation of Medi-Cal here.

 California Association of Licensed Midwives (CALM):

Attending to the Professional, Legislative, and Policy Needs of California Licensed Midwives.

Find out more about CAM's new sibling organization and how they plan to strengthen and support licensed midwives in California!

Our Vision for California Midwifery

All California families know about and have access to the high quality, personalized maternity care provided by midwives in the setting of their choice, including home, birth center and hospital.

All California midwives are free to practice autonomously and have access to the resources and collaboration essential to providing outstanding care to California families.

Midwifery is thriving in California, our birth outcomes are exceptional, and hospital care improves through the modeling provided by midwifery practice.

For Families

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