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Division of Standards and Practice

Provides and promotes development, communication, and review of midwifery clinical practice as it relates to the development of the clinical documents and standards, quality management, business aspects and place of birth. Facilitates efforts to collect, maintain, and distribute information about relevant professional liability matters to members and the public and assists midwives to understand and minimize the risk of professional liability claims.


Chair: Lisa Kane Low
Clinical Standards and Practice Documents Section: Tanya Tanner
Clinical Practice Section: Karen Nguyen
Home Birth Section: Andrea Christianson
Quality Improvement Section: Diana Jolles
Professional Liability Section: Mamie Guidera 
Business Section: Denise Henning
Health Information Technology Section: Karen King

Board of Directors Liaison: Linda Nanni, Region I Representative

National office contact: Tina Johnson, Director of Professional Practice & Health Policy

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