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Welcome New Accredited Birth Center

Congratulations and welcome to the newly accredited Health Foundations Family Health & Birth Center in St. Paul, Minnesota!  Also congratulations to  Morning Star Women’s Health & Birth Center-St Louis Park, Minnesota,  who has just moved from 1-year to three-year accreditation status.

CABC Workshops

We will be offering two workshops in Denver on Thursday, September 1 prior to the American Association of Birth Centers Annual Birth Institute. Reaching for Excellence: Preparing for Accreditation If you are opening a new birth center or have been open for years, attend this workshop for a detailed look at the accreditation process and what you will need to…

CABC weathers first blizzard of 2010

Even blizzard conditions in the Mid-Atlantic states couldn’t stop our intrepid site visitors from completing their accreditation site visits in February. Three birth centers renewed their accreditation February 5-7 – Infinity Birthing Center in Cookeville, TN; Bay Area Midwifery in Baltimore, MD; and Women’s Health and Birth Options in Missoula, MT. Over 30 inches of…

CABC supports MN, SD legislation

Recent legislative activity in 2 northern states has garnered support from the Commission for the Accreditation of Birth Centers. Legislative bodies in both South Dakota and Minnesota are considering bills to allow for the operation of birth centers within their states. South Dakota’s H.B. 1183 states that accreditation by the CABC would be required for…