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Nurse Midwives


Diagnose and coordinate all aspects of the birth process.

Nurse Midwives care for women during the birth process. They diagnose and coordinate all aspects of birthing, either independently or as part of a team. Unlike other midwives, Nurse Midwives are trained in basic nursing before getting specialized training in midwifery.

Wages $60.07 per hour on average  
Outlook The outlook is Excellent
Education & Training Graduate degree (any type) is needed for entry.
Related Programs (Current training programs available)
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