S. Laurie Hansen, CNM

About Laurie Hansen


Laurie Hansen is a Certified Nurse Midwife, (CNM).  She is the only female OB provider in Cedar City.  Educated in the two disciplines of nursing and midwifery, Laurie graduated in 1977 from Westminster College with a Bachelor of Science degree in nursing. From there, she worked as a RN in labor and delivery and in the obstetric perinatal high risk center at LDS Hospital for over 15 years, before returning to school in order to further her education.


After obtaining a Master of Science in nurse-midwifery at the University of Utah, Laurie worked as a CNM at LDS Hospital until moving to Cedar City in 1997. Respectively, she opened the first nurse midwifery obstetrical practice here in Cedar City, UT and is board certified by the American College of Nurse Midwives. Licensed by the state of Utah, Laurie has collaborative relationships with family practice physicians, obstetricians and gynecologists, with whom she can confer, consult or refer patients who may have a high-risk pregnancy or additional health concerns. She is also licensed to prescribe medications. The processes of licensure and certification ensure the consumer that Laurie Hansen, CNM has met the national and state standards for safe and effective obstetrical care.


“When it comes time to choose the type of delivery you desire, I will facilitate your labor and birth process from start to finish. My goal is to support and nurture you through this process, whether you choose a natural un-medicated birth or one assisted by pain medications or epidural anesthesia”


- S. Laurie Hansen, C.N.M

S. Laurie Hansen, CNM

Certified Nurse Midwife for

Women's Health



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Births at Cedar City Hospital

1303 N. Main Street, Ste. E

Cedar City, UT 84721

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