Creating the Future of Midwifery in the US

US MERA

Vision

An integrative US health care system where everyone has access to midwives and midwifery care that improves health.

Mission

To bring together leadership and expertise to identify priorities and to be a unified, credible, recognized voice for issues that affect midwifery education, certification, accreditation, regulation, association, and practice. The goal is to increase access to high quality and culturally relevant midwifery care.

US MERA is a coalition comprised of representatives of national midwifery associations, credentialing bodies and education accreditation agencies:

ACME
AMCB
ACNM


MEAC
MANA
NACPM
NARM