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A Certified Nurse-Midwife is a specialist in normal childbirth. We are Registered Nurses who have completed a Master’s level program in Nurse-Midwifery. We are certified by the American College of Nurse-Midwives and licensed in the State of Arizona.
The El Rio Nurse-Midwifery Service was one of the first of its kind in Tucson. More than 16,000 babies have been born with the Midwives. El Rio’s Certified Nurse-Midwives are specialists in normal childbirth and we provide prenatal care, hands-on care during childbirth, and postpartum care.
Health care for women and childbearing families is provided by Certified Nurse Midwives (CNM’s). Our clients give birth at Tucson Medical Center, in modern birthing rooms.