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Midwife’s Assistant Orientation Manual (PDF book)
Birth Joy Consultants, Books by Other Publishers
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Code: MA13
Price: $39.00

Birth Joy Consultants
Charlene Campbell, LM, CPM, BSM, MSM

The Midwife's Assistant Orientation Manual goes hand in hand with the DVDs for student midwives created by the same author. This easy-to-use PDF book is complete with a digital table of contents; just a simple click will bring you directly to the topic of your choice.

The Midwife's Assistant Orientation Manual PDF is a detailed and comprehensive “How To” for the student midwife who is preparing for the clinical setting. It is packed with information and has everything from how to set up for births and prenatal visits to graphic step-by-step instructions for important skills such as blood draw, intramuscular injection and even IVs. You can use it as a supportive learning tool which will help to reinforce what you are learning as you watch the DVDs in the student midwives series. This PDF will help prepare you to have the confidence you want as you enter or continue your clinical preceptorship.

Topics covered include:

  • Requirements and Ethics
  • Duties at Birth
  • Intermittent Auscultation of Fetal Heart Tones
  • Water Births
  • After the Birth
  • Home Birth Setup
  • General Charting Skills for Clinic or Births
  • Keeping Accurate Records at the Birth
  • Client Information for Charting Practice
  • Emergency Procedures
  • Skills Review
  • Leopold’s Maneuvers

Please note: This book is not available for immediate download. You will receive an e-mail with download instructions within 48 hours of purchase, excluding weekends and holidays. This product is not refundable once you receive the download instructions.

Notice to schools and groups: There is a per manual fee for use in a class setting, but at a discounted rate. For further details, please e-mail

PDF file, 193 pages, 4.81 mb

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