(a) A nurse-midwife license shall be issued by the board to any applicant who provides evidence that he or she:
(1) Is a registered professional nurse licensed by the board;
(2) Is a graduate of a nurse-midwifery education program approved by the American college of nurse-midwives or any American college of nurse-midwives designated successor organization; and
(3) Is certified by the American college of nurse-midwives.
(b) Any nurse-midwife who desires privileges for prescriptive authority as described in section seven-a of this article must, in addition to the evidence required by subsection (a) of this section, submit to the board the information required by section seven-b herein.
Note: WV Code updated with legislation passed through the 2013 1st Special Session
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