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The College of Midwives of Ontario was established with the proclamation of the Regulated Health Professions Act, 1991  (RHPA) and the Midwifery Act, 1991 on December 31, 1993 to govern midwifery. The mandate of the College is to regulate the profession of midwifery in accordance with the RHPA. The College’s primary obligation to the public is to ensure that members of the profession are qualified, skilled, and competent in the area in which they practise.

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Midwives required to keep information up to date.

This post is meant as a helpful reminder to members about your requirements to keep information up to date. It has come to our attention that some members of the College are not updating their profiles in the Member Portal in a timely manner, we are asking that all midwives take time in the next 30 […]

April 2018 ON CALL

We’re pleased to share our April 2018 newsletter! This edition has information about two public consultations we’ve recently launched, the new Professional Standards, and more. We also share some highlights from our last Council meeting.  Click here to review our April 2018 edition of On Call. On Call is the College’s digital newsletter offering quick and easy-to-read information […]

Letter from the College President

Note: This article was originally posted in our April 2018 newsletter, and has not been updated. Dear midwives, stakeholders, and members of the public, This March, your College of Midwives of Ontario Council proposed a registration fee increase. If approved, this increase would bring the fees to $2150 for general class of registration and $1075 for inactive […]

Professional Standards Effective June 1 2018

Note: This article was originally posted in our April 2018 newsletter, and has not been updated. As midwives know, setting and maintaining high professional standards is fundamental to public protection and public confidence in the midwifery profession. At the College, we need to ensure that our standards of practice clearly set out the high standards we expect […]

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