Jurisprudence is a legal term that refers to the study or knowledge of law. Midwifery jurisprudence is law that relates specifically to midwife practice. All midwives should be familiar with the laws and legislation that affect their practice. The following resources provide an overview of midwifery jurisprudence in British Columbia.
BC Jurisprudence Handbook
The Jurisprudence Handbook provides essential information on the legal and ethical framework of midwifery practice in B.C. It serves as a resource for individuals seeking initial midwifery registration in BC to assist with self-orientation.