No person may engage in the practice of midwifery unless the person is granted a license under this subchapter, is granted a temporary permit pursuant to a rule promulgated under s. 440.984 (2m), or is licensed as a nurse-midwife under s. 441.15. (1) “Health care provider” means a health care provider, asdefined in s. 146.81 (1), a person licensed or issued a training permitas an emergency medical technician under s. 146.50, or a personcertified as a first responder under s. 146.50 (8).(2) “Licensed midwife” means a person who has been granteda license under this subchapter to engage in the practice of midwifery.(3) “Practice of midwifery” means providing maternity careduring the antepartum, intrapartum, and postpartum periods.NOTE: This section is created eff. 5-1-07 by 2005 Wis. Act 292 as s. 440.980and is renumbered s. 440.9805 by the revisor under s. 13.93 (1) (b).History: 2005 a. 292; s. 13.93 (1) (b).