Sarah Dillian Cohn received a BSN degree from Georgetown University, an MSN degree and nurse-midwifery education from Yale University, and a JD degree from the Yale University Law School. In 1983, she was admitted to the Connecticut Bar. She serves on the Advisory Board of the Journal of Nurse-Midwifery and on the Board of Editors for Law, Medicine, and Health Care.
INCORPORATION OF A NURSE-MIDWIFERY PRACTICE*
Article first published online: 10 JAN 2011
1985 American College of Nurse Midwives
Journal of Nurse-Midwifery
Volume 30, Issue 1, pages 55–58, January-February 1985
How to Cite
Cohn, S. D. (1985), INCORPORATION OF A NURSE-MIDWIFERY PRACTICE. Journal of Nurse-Midwifery, 30: 55–58. doi: 10.1016/0091-2182(85)90217-4
This paper is adapted from a presentation made by the author at the 1984 ACNM Convention, Philadelphia, PA.
- Issue published online: 10 JAN 2011
- Article first published online: 10 JAN 2011
Should a nurse-midwifery practice be incorporated or should the practice remain unincorporated? Many nurse-midwives are considering practice in the corporate form—there are advantages and disadvantages to practicing that way. This discussion is designed to given an overview of the subject so that a CNM may decide whether or not professional incorporation is appropriate under his/her circumstances.