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    Midwifery & Women's Health Nurse Practitioner Certification Review Guide, Fourth Edition Arrives

    Posted by Katie Hennessy on Jun 1, 2017 4:57:56 PM

    The wait is over for the highly anticipated Midwifery & Women's Health Nurse Practitioner Certification Review Guide, Fourth Edition by Beth M. Kelsey and Jamille Nagtalon-Ramos. We debuted it at the recent American College of Nurse-Midwives Annual Meeting in Chicago, IL.

    According to Kate Woeber, CNM, MPH, Clinical Instructor, Emory University,

    “Written and reviewed by experts in the fields of midwifery and women’s health, this resource provides a comprehensive review that students will find invaluable as they prepare for the certification exam. Students using this resource will gain a boost in knowledge and confidence, and program faculty will want to recommend this resource that is well-aligned with the standards and competencies necessary for professional practice.”

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    Topics: midwifery, New Edition, acnm, american college of nurse-midwives, Beth M. Kelsey, Jamille Nagtalon-Ramos, nursing, whnp, women's health nurse practitioner, midwifery, National Association of Nurse Practitioners in Wom, NPWH, Women's Health

    International Day of the Midwife Celebrates Partnerships

    Posted by Katie Hennessy on May 5, 2017 10:50:30 AM

    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, this year's theme is  "Midwives, Mothers and Families: Partners for Life!"

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    Topics: midwifery, nursing, midwifery, ICM, IDM, International Confederation of Midwives, International Day of the Midwife, midwife, Women's Health

    Jones & Bartlett Learning Announces New Partnership with ACNM

    Posted by Katie Hennessy on Feb 27, 2017 11:13:27 AM

    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 May 2017, is a comprehensive review designed to help student midwives and women’s health nurse practitioners prepare for certification exams.

    Read the press release now.

    “We are excited to enter into this partnership with ACNM to create a product that will benefit the midwifery community and help students take that next step in their careers.” - Teresa Reilly, Acquisitions Editor, Jones & Bartlett Learning

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    Topics: midwifery, acnm, american college of nurse-midwives, Beth M. Kelsey, Jamille Nagtalon-Ramos, nursing, whnp, women's health nurse practitioner, midwifery, Women's Health

    The New Edition of Primary Care of Women Is Finally Here

    Posted by Katie Hennessy on Aug 18, 2016 4:59:06 PM

    Increasingly, women are seeking primary care from their women's healthcare providers. The eagerly anticipated Primary Care of Women, Second Edition by Barbara K. Hackley and Jan M. Kriebs is an essential and easy-to use resource for healthcare providers who offer primary care to women.

    Ideal for new and experienced clinicians, it focuses on the need to address women’s health holistically. Each chapter begins by discussing common symptoms and how to evaluate them before moving on to diagnosis and management of the most common conditions seen in women.

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    Topics: New Edition, women's health, Jan M. Kriebs, nursing, midwifery, Barbara K. Hackley, primary care, Women's Health

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

    Posted by Katie Hennessy on May 25, 2016 4:16:59 PM

    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. Farley, and Robin G. Jordan. Completely updated and revised to reflect the changing clinical environment, it offers current evidence-based practice, updated approaches, and opportunities for midwifery leadership in every practice setting. Also included are integrative, alternative, and complementary therapies.

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    Topics: midwifery, Nell L. Tharpe, New Edition, women's health, Navigate, nursing, Robin G. Jordan, midwifery, Cindy L. Farley, Women's Health

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

    Posted by Katie Hennessy on Feb 26, 2014 10:54:49 AM

    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!

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    Topics: midwifery, Nell L. Tharpe, acnm, american college of nurse-midwives, Review, Robin G. Jordan, midwifery, Midwives Alliance of North America, Cindy L. Farley, MANA

    Varney's Midwifery, Fifth Edition Arrives on CourseSmart

    Posted by Katie Hennessy on Oct 31, 2013 11:11:15 AM

    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.

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    Topics: midwifery, Carolyn L. Gegor, Helen Varney, Jan M. Kriebs, Jenifer O. Fahey, Mary C. Brucker, Tekoa L. King, Varney's Midwifery, midwifery

    Official Birth Announcement: Varney's Midwifery, Fifth Edition

    Posted by Katie Hennessy on Oct 15, 2013 11:30:56 AM

    The wait is over! We just published Varney's Midwifery, Fifth Edition by Tekoa L. King, Mary C. Brucker, Jan M. Kriebs, Jenifer O. Fahey, Carolyn L. Gegor, and Helen Varney. The gold standard for midwives and students, it features new chapters describing the profession of midwifery, reproductive physiology, clinical genetics, and support for women in labor.

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    Topics: midwifery, New Edition, Carolyn L. Gegor, Helen Varney, Jan M. Kriebs, Jenifer O. Fahey, Mary C. Brucker, Tekoa L. King, Varney's Midwifery, midwifery, Women's Health

    It's National Midwifery Week

    Posted by Katie Hennessy on Oct 8, 2013 2:55:44 PM

    Midwives, this is your week! Created by the American College of Nurse-Midwives (ACNM) to celebrate and recognize midwives and midwife-led care, National Midwifery Week encourages midwives, their colleagues, friends, clients, and partners to raise awareness on the significant impact midwives have in the lives of women every day. This year's theme is “Midwives Make a Difference.”

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    Topics: midwifery, acnm, american college of nurse-midwives, Carolyn L. Gegor, Helen Varney, Jan M. Kriebs, Jenifer Fahey, Mary C. Brucker, National Midwifery Week, Tekoa L. King, midwifery

    Jones & Bartlett Learning Celebrates National Midwifery Week and the Fundamental Significance of Women’s Health

    Posted by Katie Hennessy on Oct 18, 2012 1:16:08 PM

    Last week, National Midwifery Week celebrated midwives and midwifery practice across the nation. Created by the American College of Nurse-Midwives (ACNM) to support and recognize their members, National Midwifery Week seeks to raise public awareness with the theme, “Our Moment of Truth™: A New Understanding of Midwifery Care.”

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    Topics: Award, midwifery, Nell L. Tharpe, New Edition, women's health, acnm, Affordable Care Act, american college of nurse-midwives, Cindy Farley, Frances E. Likis, Kerri Durnell Schuiling, National Midwifery Week, Robin G. Jordan, Well-Woman care, midwifery, Women's Health

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