At the time this article was written, Helen A. Burgess was Assistant Professor, Yale University School of Nursing, New Haven, Connecticut. She was a member of the Evaluation Task Force, which was responsible for analysis of the questionnaire. She received her B.S.N. from the University of Vermont and M.S. and C.N.M. from New York Medical College in 1972. In addition to Yale she has worked as staff nurse-midwife in Shiprock, New Mexico and director of nurse-midwifery service in Lexington, Kentucky.
NURSE-MIDWIVES FROM YALE–What Are They Doing Now?
Article first published online: 10 JAN 2011
1980 American College of Nurse Midwives
Journal of Nurse-Midwifery
Volume 25, Issue 5, pages 43–45, September-October 1980
How to Cite
Burgess, H. A. (1980), NURSE-MIDWIVES FROM YALE–What Are They Doing Now?. Journal of Nurse-Midwifery, 25: 43–45. doi: 10.1016/0091-2182(80)90163-9
- Issue published online: 10 JAN 2011
- Article first published online: 10 JAN 2011
Results of a questionnaire returned by 44 certified nurse-midwife graduates of Yale School of Nursing are analyzed. The majority are doing clinical practice and teaching, with more than one-third in administration, and others are involved in research and consultation. The article discusses what the graduates find are the most and least satisfying aspects of their positions and gives some additional interesting information.