(1) A nurse-midwife
may not independently manage complications that require referral pursuant to
the written agreement under s. N 4.06 (2).
(2) A nurse-midwife may not perform
deliveries by forceps or Caesarean section.
(2m) A nurse-midwife may use vacuum
extractors only in emergency delivery situations.
(3) A nurse-midwife may not assume any
responsibilities that are inconsistent with the education, training, and
experience of the nurse-midwife.
(4) Following notification of a physician as
required by s.
Stats., a nurse-midwife may continue to manage a delivery if emergency measures
are required and the physician has not yet arrived.
Wis. Admin. Code Board of Nursing § N 4.07
Cr. Register, December,
1981, No. 312, eff. 1-1-82; renum. from N. 6.06, Register, September, 1985, No.
357, eff. 10-1-85; CR 03-009: am. (1) and (2) Register November 2003 No. 575,
Amended by, CR 20-065: am. (1), (2), cr. (2m),
am. (3), (4)
November 2022 No. 793, eff.