The legislative committee works with the OMC president and legislative liaison to advocate for homebirth and birth center families as well as midwives in the legislature. The committee is most active just before and during the legislative session. Members of the committee travel to Salem frequently during the legislative session.
Contact person: Bridget Carnahan firstname.lastname@example.org
Quality Improvement Committee
The quality improvement committee works to improve midwifery practice in Oregon through continuing education, peer review and other self-regulatory processes.
Contact person: Silke Akerson email@example.com
The OHP committee works on issues of access to midwifery care for women on OHP and reimbursement for midwives working with clients on OHP.
Contact person: Kim Kincade firstname.lastname@example.org