California State Application for License
To obtain an NPI number, you need to set it up at the above website.
The NPI allows you to set up your lab accounts, order labs and supplies, allows you to get a newborn screen account, and to bill insurance if you wish.
California Association of Midwives
Join CAM at Become a Member page.
The State of California has links to all approved midwifery programs at:
After you become a CAM member, you are eligible for the CAM discount at Labcorp. A How-To guide for Labcorp is in the Members-Only section of the CAM website.
Midwifery Practice Act of 1993
Midwifery Billing Services These companies can bill insurance companies for your clients for a percentage.
Midwife's Billing Service
MANA stats- Let MANA Statistics compile all your numbers to complete your California State Statistics form! If you are not already submitting your statistics to the Midwives Alliance, you can sign up to contribute your birth stats to the project. The data is intended to support research on midwifery practice. Please click here for more information and to sign up.
MANA stats website
Out of Hospital Birth Registration
Contact your local county office of Vital Records.
Below is an example of the document some counties use. Does not apply to all counties.
Newborn screen information
GDSP Contact Information
For more information go to GDSP’s Website:
Genetic Disease Screening Program
850 Marina Bay Parkway Suite 175, MS 8200
Richmond, CA 94804
Voice: (510) 412-1502 / Fax: (510) 412-1548