HOME BIRTH PRACTICE
“MBC has been a great resource for me as a new midwife starting her own practice. I’ve had access to helpful resources as well as advice and insight from other amazing birth professionals!”
– Charlee Haller
SERVICES WE OFFER
HOME BIRTH PRACTICE BUSINESS PLANNING
Whether you want to start out your home birth practice small and simple or with a team from day one, we can help with every aspect of business planning to give you a strong foundation to your home birth practice. We have run successful private practices and truly understand what it takes to be a great midwife and business owner at the same time. Our planning process takes midwives through every aspect of opening and improving a home birth practice like community analysis, marketing campaigns, budgets, fee schedules, staffing, and so much more!
HOME BIRTH PRACTICE OPERATIONAL IMPROVEMENTS
We know how tough it is running a busy home birth practice and trying to improve day to day functionality of the business. We know how hard you are working to support your clients and just can't keep up with the paperwork and pile of unfinished work sitting around. We can help you take baby steps in improving the flow of your practice so clients and yourself can get the best support possible!
HOME BIRTH PRACTICE BURNOUT PREVENTION
The burnout rate is too high for midwives! We need to grow and expand healthy, vibrant midwives for many generations to be able to serve. In order for that to happen, midwives need support in preventing and managing midwifery burnout. Especially home birth midwives, the demands on your family, freedom, and mental health takes a toll over time. We teach midwives how to be resilient business owners, moms, and midwives!
Meet the Team
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Deidre DeGrado is a wife, mother, and Certified Professional Midwife. She has been in practice for nearly two decades. Deidre is married to Jerry, a chiropractor for over 39 years. They have several children ranging between the ages of twelve to thirty-two. Deidre confidently states, “Being a wife and mother is who I am; As a child, I was enamored with babies and moms. Thankfully, the Lord gave me children and grandchildren whom I love and enjoy so much.” With children of her own, she had a variety of experiences at home, the hospital, and at a birth care center. Personally, Deidre loved her water birth experiences.
She is excited to join MBC as a consultant! She believes they have an incredible array of tools, forms and resources for so many situations. She shares, “I just wish I could have had them around when I first started. Midwife life would have been so much easier!”. If you need encouragement, resources or just have a few questions answered reach out she will do everything she can to help find a solution to any issue.