Mary was born in Nebraska and has received four advanced degrees since high school. She received her Master’s degree as a family nurse clinician from Creighton University in 1985. In 1997, she received a post-master’s certificate as a nurse midwife from Frontier School of Midwifery and Family Nursing with clinical training at Baylor University in Houston, Texas. Mary is certified as a nurse-midwife through The National Certification Corporation. She has a wide background in advanced practice and as an instructor.
Certified Nurse Midwives (CNM) are highly skilled professionals who have received formal training in primary care and women’s health from a nationally accredited program through the American College of Nurse-Midwives (ACME). They receive their certification through the American Colleges of Nurse-Midwives (ACNM). The midwives on staff here at CHI Health are Certified Nurse Midwives.