“NAMS does not necessarily endorse or recommend any of these healthcare professionals”.1

Umbrella
What may the Menopause Health Care Providers Umbrella include?

Depending on the Source (DotS) this Umbrella may include:

  • Certified Practitioners/Professionals/Providers
  • Clinicians
  • Doctors
  • General Practitioners (GPs)
  • Health Care Practitioners/Professionals/Providers
  • Health Practitioners/Professionals/Providers
  • Medical Practitioners/Professionals/Providers
  • Menopause Clinicians/Practitioners/Professionals/Providers
  • Physicians
  • Practitioners/Professionals/Providers
  • Qualified Health Care Practitioners/Professionals/Providers

Menopause Society Websites

Where may I find a list of menopause health care providers?

Your Country’s menopause society’s website may include a menopause health care provider search feature, similar to the Australasian Menopause Society’s or the North American Menopause Society’s.

Menopause Health Care Providers

Disclaimer

Can health care provider information include a Disclaimer?

Yes. The Australasian Menopause Society’s (AMS) search feature Find An AMS Doctor includes:

“Disclaimer: This listing covers doctors who are current financial members of the Australasian Menopause Society (AMS). It does not imply endorsement of any individual practice or practices. In particular, the AMS does not endorse the use of unproven bioidentical or complementary medicines”.2

The North American Menopause Society’s (NAMS) search feature Find A Menopause Practitioner: Important Notices includes:

  • “NAMS does not necessarily endorse or recommend any of these healthcare professionals”.3

Australasian Menopause Society

Menopause Health Care ProvidersWhat is the AMS’s search feature Find An AMS Doctor?

In Find An AMS Doctor the AMS explain:

“To help you find a doctor who is right for you, the AMS has assembled this search feature of AMS Members who:

  • Have a special interest in women’s health in midlife and menopause, and the promotion of healthy ageing, and
  • Have requested to be included on the list”.4

North American Menopause Society

What is the NAMS’s search feature Find A Menopause Practitioner?Menopause Health Care Providers

In Find A Menopause Practitioner the NAMS explain:

“To help you find a menopause clinician who is right for you, NAMS has assembled this search feature of health professionals who wish to provide healthcare for women through perimenopause and beyond. This is not a complete compilation but includes those NAMS members and NAMS Certified Menopause Practitioners (NCMPs) who have asked to be included on the list”.5

NAMS Certified Menopause Practitioner

What is a NCMP (NAMS Certified Menopause Practitioner)?

In What’s An NCMP? the NAMS elaborate on:

“A number of years ago, NAMS recognized a need to set essential standards for health providers, thereby assuring high-quality care for women at menopause and beyond. To meet this need, we developed a competency examination. All licensed healthcare providers are eligible to sit for this examination. Those who pass have demonstrated their expertise in the field and are awarded the credential of NCMP or NAMS Certified Menopause Practitioner. They receive a printed certificate and a lapel pin designating their achievement”.6

BMS Recognised Menopause Specialist

What is a British Menopause Society (BMS) Recognised Menopause Specialist?

Menopause Health Care ProvidersIn BMS Recognised Menopause Specialists: British Menopause Society Recognised Menopause Specialist Definition the British Menopause Society (BMS) definition is:

“A BMS recognised menopause specialist is defined as a healthcare professional who has obtained the Faculty of Sexual & Reproductive Healthcare (FSRH)/ British Menopause Society (BMS) advanced certificate in menopause care, or completed the Royal College of Obstetricians & Gynaecologists (RCOG)/BMS advanced training skills module (ATSM) in menopause care (or equivalent, eg the menopause and premature ovarian insufficiency module of the subspecialty training programme in reproductive medicine) and who:

  • Is a member of the British Menopause Society (BMS)…”.7

In Click. Search. Contact. you may “Find Your Nearest BMS-Recognised Menopause Specialist”.

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Sources

  1. Find A Menopause Practitioner: Important Notices. North American Menopause Society http://www.menopause.org/for-women/find-a-menopause-practitioner Accessed: 16 October 2019
  2. Find An AMS Doctor: Disclaimer. Content Updated January 2017. Australasian Menopause Society https://www.menopause.org.au/health-info/find-an-ams-doctor Accessed: 16 October 2019
  3. Find A Menopause Practitioner: Important Notices. North American Menopause Society http://www.menopause.org/for-women/find-a-menopause-practitioner Accessed: 16 October 2019
  4. Find An AMS Doctor. Content Updated January 2017. Australasian Menopause Society https://www.menopause.org.au/health-info/find-an-ams-doctor Accessed: 16 October 2019
  5. Find A Menopause Practitioner. North American Menopause Society http://www.menopause.org/for-women/find-a-menopause-practitioner Accessed: 16 October 2019
  6. What’s A NCMP? North American Menopause Society http://www.menopause.org/for-women/whats-an-ncmp Accessed: 16 October 2019
  7. BMS Recognised Menopause Specialists: British Menopause Society Recognised Menopause Specialist Definition. Website Last Reviewed: October 2019. British Menopause Society https://thebms.org.uk/menopause-specialists/overview/ Accessed: 16 October 2019
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