Midwifery regulation in Alberta
As of January 2013, registered midwives are governed by the College of Alberta Midwives. In 1994, midwifery was first designated as a health profession under the Alberta Health Disciplines Act. Midwives in Alberta are currently regulated under the Health Disciplines Act and the Midwifery Regulation. Midwives must follow the standards of practice, which are part of the Midwifery Regulation, developed to ensure the safety of expectant mothers and their babies.
College of Alberta Midwives
The midwifery profession in Alberta is now governed by College of Alberta Midwives.
For information related to becoming registered as a midwife, a list of registered midwives, or filing a complaint about a midwife, contact the College at 403-474-3999 or mail to 215-1935 32 Avenue NE, Calgary, AB T2E 7C8.