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MMA is in the News

by admin on June 18, 2010

Thursday was Midwifery Modernization Act in the news day!  The physician trade organization, The American Congress of Obstetricians and Gynecologists (ACOG) held a press conference in Albany today, voicing strong opposition – not surprising, but still disappointing! Their comments revealed a clearly misinformed  understanding of midwifery as a profession, the role of the written practice […]


Two Steps Closer!

by admin on June 9, 2010

Congratulations! Stay Tuned for More Action. In the past two days the MMA has been voted out of both the Assembly and Senate Higher Education Committees. Congratulations! This is a HUGE accomplishment towards our goal of passing this important legislation that will give New York State women and families access to the safe, excellent midwifery […]


Exciting News!

by admin on June 6, 2010

Important Update-Check Here! Against all odds the legislation is moving!!! Over the next few weeks there will be a few critical times to act. The first is RIGHT NOW! The current two-year legislative session draws to a close at the end of June so all legislation must pass in the next few weeks. We are excited […]