Monitoring the health of pregnant women and their unborn babies.
Educating patients as well as their partners and family members on reproductive health, preparation for parenthood, and antenatal care.
Teaching patients with pain management techniques to prepare them for labor.
Delivering patients’ babies in birthing centers, patients’ homes, or hospitals as well as providing emotional support and encouragement during labor.
Taking and recording patients' blood pressure, temperature, and pulse as well as ordering diagnostic tests as needed.
Helping patients and their partners to cope with miscarriages, stillbirths, neonatal deaths, and terminations.
Teaching new mothers how to feed their newborns.
Assisting patients in creating suitable birth plans.
Providing sound advice to patients regarding diets, exercises, and medications suitable for pregnancy.