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Nurse midwife is one of the most lucrative and fulfilling nursing specialities to consider. A nurse midwife is a professional who focuses on childbirth, pregnancy and the first six weeks of postpartum. These specialists provide a more individualized and informative experience. To become a nurse midwife, candidates need to obtain an Associate’s or Bachelor’s of Science in Nursing Degree. They are then required to pass the National Council Licensure Examination (NCLEX) to become registered nurses. After passing the exam, they have to gain 1-2 years of clinical experience and then get enrolled in a master’s or doctoral program. Once they have their degree, they can take the national certification exam for the nurse-midwifery specialty. They receive this certificate through the he American Midwifery Certification Board (AMCB) which indicates that they have expert skills and knowledge. To qualify for this certificate, candidates should should get their degree from a school which is accredited by the Accreditation Commission for Midwifery Education and should hold a RN license

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