Evidence based birth


Evidence Based Birth®

An Evidence Based Birth® Instructor is a birth professional specially trained in how to help families get evidence based care. I am one of around 150 Evidence Based Birth® Instructors around the world!


Savvy Birth 101
Learning Objectives covered in Savvy Birth 101

1. Define evidence-based care and discuss the difference between evidence-based
care and routine care
2. Describe how the power system works in most hospital labor and delivery units
3. Discuss ways to create a team-based atmosphere in the birthing room, so that
you and your partner can get evidence-based, family-centered care

Savvy Birth Parent

Learning Objective covered in Savvy Birth Parent:

1. Define evidence-based care

2. Discuss the availability and pros/cons of local birth options

3. Practice respectful ways to talk with your provider

4. Discuss how partners, doulas, and nurses can work together to provide labor support

5. Describe the benefits and limitations of birth plans

6. Discuss the human and legal rights of birthing persons