ORS 687.405¹
"Licensed direct entry midwife" defined

"Licensed direct entry midwife" defined.

As used in ORS 687.405 ("Licensed direct entry midwife" defined) to 687.495 (Collection of data on births), "licensed direct entry midwife" means a person who:

(1) Supervises the conduct of labor and childbirth;

(2) Advises the parent as to the progress of the childbirth; and

(3) Renders prenatal, intrapartum and postpartum care. [1993 c.362 §1]

1 Legislative Counsel Committee, CHAPTER 687—Massage Therapists; Direct Entry Midwives, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­Archive/­2007ors687.­pdf (2007) (last ac­cessed Feb. 12, 2009).
 
2 OregonLaws.org contains the con­tents of Volume 21 of the ORS, inserted along­side the per­tin­ent statutes. See the preface to the ORS An­no­ta­tions for more information.
 
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