You can self-refer to a midwife even if you have already been seen by a doctor.
You can choose where you want to birth your baby, at home or hospital. Grow Midwifery has privileges at CGH and ARH.
Midwives offer the same tests and procedures as doctors in BC and can prescribe medications for pregnancy and postpartum related concerns.
MIDWIFERY IS COVERED BY THE MEDICAL SERVICES PLAN IN BC.
You can have a natural birth, choose pain medication, and undergo a c-section with your midwife.
Midwifery is based on a respect for pregnancy as a state of health and childbirth as a normal process, and a profound event in a woman’s life.
MIDWIVES ARE EXPERTS IN NORMAL BIRTH.