Jacqueline Ma is the newest midwife to join the staff of the Women’s
Health Care Center at Illinois Valley Community Hospital.
Originally from Swedona, Illinois, Ma is a graduate of the nursing school
at Northern Illinois University. She spent five years working as a labor
and delivery nurse in Illinois and the state of Washington before moving
back to the Midwest.
Ma recently completed a doctoral degree in nursing from the University
of Washington. As part of her clinical training, she worked in Seattle
at a health center for the underserved.
At the IVCH Women’s Health Care Center, Ma works with three other
certified nurse midwives, Barb Tieman, Dana Hoffman and Brittany Lange
and physicians Jeffrey Edwards, MD, and Kemoria Granberry, MD.