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Ontario midwives practice in clinics in 100 communities across Ontario, from Attawapiskat to Windsor, Belleville to Kenora. Approximately 15% of all births in the province are attended by midwives. You don't need a referral from a doctor to have a midwife, and midwifery care is covered by the health-care system.
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News & Notices
The AOM’s Indigenous Midwifery team recently visited midwife Dorothy Green and the staff at Kenhtè:ke Midwives in Tyendinaga – one of the first groups to receive funding under the new Indigenous Midwifery Program at the Ministry of Health last year. The visit was an excellent opportunity to cele…
Health Quality Ontario (HQO) is currently reviewing Non-Invasive Prenatal Testing (NIPT) to understand whether this screening test should be more broadly funded. An important part of this review is to make sure a variety of perspectives and experiences are considered. At this time, they are especia…
On Feb. 1, 2018, the Safe Access to Abortion Services Act came into effect. This law protects facilities that offer abortion services, as well as the homes and offices of health professionals and staff who provide these services. Safe access zones prohibit activity, including protesting, that may i…
The AOM Board of Directors (made up of 12 working midwives) provides strategic guidance, financial oversight and contributes to the vision of midwives leading reproductive, pregnancy, birth and newborn care across Ontario. For the first time in more than 15 years, the AOM board is looking to mak…