Standards of Practice, Protocols, Guidelines,
& Minimum Practice Requirements

For California Licensed Midwives

Characteristics of Clinical Competency
associated with science-based maternity care as
provided by professionally-licensed Community Midwives

Reviewed by Clinical and Academic Advisors
and Experienced Midwives



California College of Midwives

State Chapter of the American College of Community Midwives


October 17, 2004 Edition