February 9, 2010

VUSN Nurse-midwifery Program Solicits Comments

The nurse-midwifery program at Vanderbilt University School of Nursing is scheduled to be reviewed by the Accreditation Commission for Midwifery Education – ACME (formerly Division of Accreditation (DOA), Board of Review (BOR) of the American College of Nurse-Midwives for continuing accreditation in June.

Please e-mail any written third-party comments to jburke@acnm.org or mail to ACME at 8403 Colesville Rd., Suite 1550, Silver Spring, Md., by Feb. 12. Your comments will be included with other program materials at the June meeting. In all instances, your comments must directly relate to the continuing accreditation of this program and the ACME Criteria for Programmatic Accreditation, October 2003; Revised November 2006.

Please cite the particular criterion of concern in your comments. The criteria can be found online at http://www.midwife.org/acme.cfm?CFID=937245&CFTOKEN=98347962  in the box on the far right under the heading “ACME Documents.”