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Added Feb 14 2018

33 states license midwives, but Massachusetts doesn't. Unfortunately, home birth midwives currently have to deny care to families who cannot afford to pay us out of pocket.

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Date published
February 14, 2018
    Opinion: Expand Birth Options for Massachusetts Families by Recognizing Midwifes
    Attending homebirths in Massachusetts has always felt like an underground profession. I can be a licensed midwife in 33 other states, but not here. As a Certified Professional Midwife who has been practicing for many years, I completely support the bill "An Act Relative to Out-of-Hospital Birth Acce

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