Notice Inviting Third Party Comments

In accordance with Accreditation Commission for Midwifery Education (ACME) Policies and Procedures Manual and the U.S. Department of Education’s requirements, the nurse-midwifery education track at the Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center is seeking written third-party comments. The Midwifery program is scheduled to be reviewed in September 2017 for continuing accreditation Please email any written third party comments to the attention of Heather L. Maurer, ACME Executive Director at hmaurer@acnm.org or mail to ACME at 8403 Colesville Rd., Suite 1550, Silver Spring, MD 20910 by July 15, 2017 (and no later than September 1, 2017).

Your comments will be included with other program materials undergoing review next February. In all instances, your comments must directly relate to the continuing accreditation of this program and the ACME Criteria for Programmatic Accreditation, (December 2009, Revised June 2013, April 2015). This document may be found at http://www.midwife.org/Accreditation under ACME Documents. Please cite the particular criterion of concern in your comments.