Care Philosophy

My patient care philosophy focuses on the woman. I’m here to support her and empower her as the woman she needs to be for her family.

Education & Professional Highlights

Kathleen Embree, C.N.M., previously worked as a registered nurse in labor and delivery before returning to school and becoming a midwife. A native of Yuma, she earned her Master of Science in Nurse Midwifery from Frontier Nursing University in Hyden, KY, and she has been practicing in Yuma for 12 years.

When she is not taking care of patients, Kathleen enjoys boating, fishing, jeeping, camping and weekends in San Diego.

  • Master of Science in Nursing – Frontier School of Midwifery and Family Nursing in Hyden, KY
  • Bachelor of Science in Nursing – Grand Canyon University in Phoenix, AZ
  • American Midwifery Certification Board (AMCB) Certified