A health care profession providing care to childbearing women during pregnancy, labor and delivery and in postpartum period. They also assist in caring for the newborn and mother during breastfeeding.
Midwife is a licensed to practice midwifery after meeting all the standard requirements as set by the PRC- Board of Midwifery. In addition to providing care to women during pregnancy and birth, many midwives also provide primary care to women, well-woman care related to reproductive health, annual gynecological exams, family planning, and menopausal care.
What are the requirements in taking the board examination?
You must be a graduate of midwifery and completed delivery cases as required by the PRC- Board of Midwifery.
When and where could I take the examination?
The Midwifery Board Exam will be given in different cities around the country as to where you filed your application: Manila, Baguio, Cagayan de Oro, Cebu, Davao, Legaspi, Lucena, Tacloban, Tuguegarao and Zamboanga every month of April.
What are the subjects in the examination?
The examination questions would come from concepts including:
Fundamentals of Health Care
Infant Care and feeding
Primary Health Care
Professional Growth and Development
Rank One Review Program
A 30 day Comprehensive to Intensive to Final Coaching inclusive of:
Pre-test and Post-test
Hand-outs and Review Materials
Saturday and Sunday 8:00 - 5:00 pm