WELCOME TO CARSON MIDWIFERY

DISCOVER THE BROAD REACH OF MIDWIFERY PRACTICE

WE ARE HERE TO SUPPORT YOUR JOURNEY

THROUGH ALL OF LIFE'S STAGES

SUPPORTING BIRTH NATURALLY

707 MINNESOTA ST, SUITE C

CARSON CITY, NV 89703

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Homebirth Services

Choosing to birth at home means accepting a high level of personal responsibility.

Self-motivated individuals are willing to make necessary changes in their lives to ensure the best possible outcome.

We offer homebirth services provided for selected low risk women, in the Northern Nevada area:

It includes prenatal, labor, and postpartum follow-up care.

As well as newborn care through the first month of life.


Women’s Primary Care

  • Minor health complaints
  • Stable health problems that require monitoring
  • Depression and anxiety
  • Annual exams
  • Counseling on contraceptives, family planning methods
  • Hormonal replacement

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SERVICES

BREASTFEEDING SUPPORT


  • Prenatal breastfeeding education and preparation
  • Home visits for new mothers and infants up to two weeks of age
  • Breastfeeding initiation support and evaluation for problems
  • Treatment of mastitis
  • Evaluation and treatment of lip and lingual ties, referral for significant issues identified beyond scope of practice of CNM
  • Back to work planning and management of milk supply
  • Evaluation and management of low milk supply

MATERNAL MENTAL

WELLNESS


One in seven women experience depression or anxiety during the year surrounding childbearing. Only about 15% of them receive adequate care to overcome this burden of negative emotion, anxiety and detachment from their family.

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OUR MIDWIFE

Melinda Hoskins

Certified Nurse-Midwife

Melinda Hoskins, the owner of Carson Midwifery & APRN Clinic, is pleased to provide Midwifery care in Carson Valley and Northern Nevada communities.

She is the only Certified Nurse-Midwife (CNM) in northern Nevada providing homebirth services. She has been working for years to bring more birthing options to Nevada families. Midwifery care encompasses so much more than birth care. A CNM, since 2004, with a passion for providing family-centered care, Melinda sees care as a partnership between family and provider, which includes mutual respect and communication about concerns and options.

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