Standards of Practice, Guidelines, Protocols & Policies
and Minimum Practice Requirements
For California Licensed Community 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 2004 Edition