Category Archives: Midwifery

International Day of the Midwife Celebrates Partnerships

Please join us in honoring some of our favorite people– midwives! Today is the International Day of the Midwife (IDM), a celebration of the valuable work that midwives do worldwide. Established by the International Confederation of Midwives (ICM) in 1992, … Continue reading

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Jones & Bartlett Learning Announces New Partnership with ACNM

We’re so proud to announce our new partnership with the American College of Nurse-Midwives (ACNM) to publish Midwifery & Women’s Health Nurse Practitioner Certification Review Guide, Fourth Edition by Beth M. Kelsey and Jamille Nagtalon-Ramos. The reference, due out in … Continue reading

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Review: Care of the Well Newborn “is a very useful reference”

As the first text of its kind, Care of the Well Newborn by B.J. Snell and Sandra L Gardner focuses on care of the term newborn for the first month of life. In a new review, Sherita K. Etheridge, MSN, … Continue reading

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Announcing Care of the Well Newborn

Out of the nearly 4 million babies born each year, the majority are well newborns. Yet, most texts do not concentrate on them. The just published Care of the Well Newborn by B.J. Snell and Sandra L. Gardner is a … Continue reading

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Announcing Clinical Practice Guidelines for Midwifery & Women’s Health, Fifth Edition

Midwives and women’s healthcare providers need easy access to valuable clinical information in order to deliver the best care. That’s why we’ve just published Clinical Practice Guidelines for Midwifery & Women’s Health, Fifth Edition by Nell L. Tharpe, Cindy L. … Continue reading

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Review: Pharmacology for Women’s Health, Second Edition is “an ideal textbook”

In a recently published review, the Midwest Book Review called Pharmacology for Women’s Health, Second Edition by Mary C. Brucker and Tekoa L. King “impressively well-organized and presented.” Read more excerpts from the review: “…an ideal textbook for Medical Studies … Continue reading

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New Edition: Midwifery & Women’s Health Nurse Practitioner Certification Review Guide

Are you or your students preparing for the midwifery or women’s health nurse practitioner certification exams? We just published exactly what you need. Based on the American Midwifery Certification Board (AMCB) and the National Certification Corporation (NCC) test blueprints, Midwifery … Continue reading

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August is Midwifery Advocacy Month

Did you know that August is Midwifery Advocacy Month? Now is your opportunity to raise awareness for the importance of Certified Nurse-Midwives (CNMs) not only in improving maternity outcomes but also in advancing legislation across the nation. According to the … Continue reading

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Instructor Calls Clinical Practice Guidelines for Midwifery & Women’s Health, Fourth Edition “the best ‘guidelines book’ of its kind for midwifery”

We just received some fantastic instructor feedback for Clinical Practice Guidelines for Midwifery & Women’s Health, Fourth Edition by Nell L. Tharpe, Cindy L. Farley, and Robin G. Jordan. Have a look! “Excellent—I love the complementary and alternative measures, particularly … Continue reading

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Varney’s Midwifery, Fifth Edition Arrives on CourseSmart

Great news! Varney’s Midwifery, Fifth Edition by Tekoa L. King, Mary C. Brucker, Jan M. Kriebs, Jenifer O. Fahey, Carolyn L. Gegor, and Helen Varney is now available as a CourseSmart eBook. The highly anticipated Fifth Edition includes: New chapters on … Continue reading

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