Kathleen Santos Pringle is a graduate of Rhode Island College, Providence (B.S.N.) and of the FNP Program at Boston College.
MANDATORY ADVANCED DEGREES FOR CNMS: Developing Compromise
Article first published online: 6 JAN 2011
1993 American College of Nurse Midwives
Journal of Nurse-Midwifery
Volume 38, Issue 6, page 366, November-December 1993
How to Cite
Pringle, K. S. (1993), MANDATORY ADVANCED DEGREES FOR CNMS: Developing Compromise. Journal of Nurse-Midwifery, 38: 366. doi: 10.1016/0091-2182(93)90019-D
- Issue published online: 6 JAN 2011
- Article first published online: 6 JAN 2011
Higher education is seen as a step in the right direction for credentialing health care providers. The difficulty lies in the continuation of nurse-midwifery certificate programs to increase the number of practicing certified nurse-midwives while maintaining high-quality care. The author offers some pragmatic solutions to this dilemma.