[Back Row, L to R]: Shelley McGrew, Diana Jolles, Sue Ann Breems, Jodi
Kaszubski, Kerry Griffin
[Center: L to R]: Reen Hartle-Schutte, Monica Kainz
[Bottom: L to R]: Greta Gill, Sharon Milan, Janice Rodenberg.
The El Rio Nurse-Midwifery Service was one of the first of its kind in Tucson. More than 16,000 babies have been born with the Midwives. Health care to women and childbearing families is provided by Certified Nurse Midwives (CNM's) at El Rio Health Center. Our clients give birth at Tucson Medical Center, in modern birthing rooms. The El Rio Nurse-Midwifery services include prenatal care, labor and birth, postpartum care, and Well Woman Care. Our certified nurse-midwives, Shelley McGrew, Diana Jolles, Sue Ann Breems, Jodi
Kaszubski, Kerry Griffin, Reen Hartle-Schutte, Monica Kainz, Greta Gill, Sharon Milan and Janice Rodenberg
provide support and guidance throughout the labor and birth process. We offer natural methods of support for the woman who desires an un-medicated birth, as well as medication for the woman who chooses it. The El Rio Nurse Midwives will help you make a birth plan that fits your needs.
Philosophy of Care
The CNM's of El Rio share the belief that women are entitled to safe, satisfying health care, and that pregnancy and childbirth are healthy, normal experiences. Childbirth can be one of the most creative, exciting times life has to offer. We are committed to enhancing your families experience by involving you in the entire range of care. We believe in forming a "team" with our clients, with the goal of achieving a healthy pregnancy and baby.
Call our OB Monitor at 792-9890 for an appointment.
El Rio Nurse-Midwifery Service
839 West Congress Street
Tucson, AZ 85745
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