Standards of Practice
For California Licensed
Community Midwives

Characteristics of Clinical Competency
associated with science-based maternity care


eSection One: Standards of Practice


1.A Standards of Practice

1.B Midwife & Client Responsibilities

1.C Medical Interface, Emergency Plan, other requirements of LMPA

1.D Record Keeping for Professional Midwives

1.E. Termination of Midwife-Client Relationship & Withdrawal of Service

1F. Prohibitions in the Practice of Midwifery

1G. Professional Relationships between Physicians & Midwives

1.H Practice Protocols and Policies

1.I Protocols & Criteria for Moderate Risk Labor & Birth