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Lies, damned lies, and statistics: A look at 2017 River Valley Birth Center in numbers

I hope the title of this post isn’t misleading. I promise I have no intention on lying to anyone. It […]
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Benefits of your state-funded insurance plan you may not be aware of

The Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation reported that 43% of the births in the state of Minnesota in 2014 were […]
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Meet Jenny Gerfen, Student Midwife!

  Jenny attends Southwest Wisconsin Technical College for direct-entry midwifery.  She originally hails from Bellingham, Washington, and is excited to […]
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Meet Anne Gerber, APRN, CNM

  Annie Gerber is joining the the RVBC staff as a Certified Nurse Midwife. Her path to midwifery began when […]
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Meet Sarah Barbosa, CPM, LM

Sarah Barbosa became a Certified Professional Midwife (CPM), Licensed Midwife (LM) in the spring of 2017 after graduating from the […]
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RVBC 2016 stats: The Year of the 0% C-Section Rate

What an amazing year 2016 has been! Like many practices, we keep a close eye on our statistics and outcomes […]
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Prenatal Care at River Valley Birth Center

Something we happen to offer at River Valley Birth Center is amazing prenatal care. Midwifery care tends to be a […]
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Revamping the Midwife Interview

The Interview Ah, the old midwife interview. If you are searching for a midwife, you will soon see there are […]
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Meet Erika Urban, CPM, LM and birth center director

Erika Urban is the owner and director of River Valley Birth Center as well as one of the midwives. Erika […]
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Meet Joseph Urban, co-owner and property manager

Joseph Urban is a co-owner of the birth center and also does our property management. Joe is quite active in […]
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