What is the Midwives Model of Care?
The MMOC is a care model based on the fact that pregnancy and birth are normal life processes. The application of this woman-centered model of care has been proven to reduce the incidence of birth injury, trauma, and cesarean section.
News - 1000 Babies!
Midwives Alliance of West Virginia is committed to regular quarterly meetings. We meet Friday night for social time and peer/case reviews, then conduct our business meeting on Saturday. Location moves around the state to accommodate travel and on-call schedules. Students, providers and those interested in the work of MAWV are welcome to attend. Please contact us for more information on how we function as an organization as well as upcoming meeting dates and locations.
Long-time MAWV member Lena Cerbone, CNM celebrated catching her 1000th baby in 2015. The group presented Cerbone a plaque to commemerate her milestone. Cerbone is a CNM at Morgantown's Ruby Memorial Hospital.