January 25, 2022

Importance of Emergency Account for your Midwife Business

When starting a business or continuing to run one after years in practice, it is really important to have a reserve or “rainy day fund” for the ups and downs of business revenue. There are always unexpected costs or delays in insurance processes that can affect the stress of owner and team if money isn’t …

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Billing Pocies to Improve Midwifery Business Revenue

Billing Policies to Improve Midwife Business Revenue Return

Making sure a midwife is getting paid for her services is vital to a successful business. Whether you are paid cash or insurance payments, having good written policies to improve communication among staff and clients will create strength to your billing processes. Make sure an attorney looks over your financial contracts before implementing them into …

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Medication Supply Management For Birth

Medication Management: Birth Supplies for Success in Business

Midwives need to have medication supplies available for safety during birth like pitocin, cytotec, and oxygen for newborn resuscitation. Each state is different depending on your training and certification how medications can be ordered and used. For example in Michigan, CNMs can independently prescribe medications without a physician involvement. For controlled substances, DEA number is …

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Creating a Collaborative Physician Relationship for your Business

Creating a Collaborative Physician Relationship for your Business

With a midwife business, it is essential to have a minimum of a collaboration with an Obstetrician. Many states require a written collaboration or the term supervisory is used instead. In those states where it is mandatory, a midwife can legally practice without that agreement in place. For professionalism and practice safety improvement processes, I …

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Little Touches Make your Midwife Business Stand out from the Rest

Being a midwife, we want to give phenomenal care and stand out from the competition. We want our services to be top on everyone’s search and have extensive waiting lists of families want to be part of our care. Your midwife business can be that successful with the proper planning and additional of little choices …

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Starting a Midwifery Practice: Supplies Needed

When starting out or even improving your supply inventory, there is lots to think about. During the initial planning, I broke up my practice into different section of required inventory to function efficiently. I needed office supplies, prenatal visit supplies, birth center supplies, home birth supplies, and administration supplies. There was specific inventory listed that …

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