Royal College of Midwives


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Royal College of Midwives

The trade union and professional organisation in the UK which is the voice of midwifery, run by midwives for midwives, providing excellence in professional leadership, education, influence and representation for and on behalf of midwives.
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Louise Silverton, deputy general secretary of the Royal College of Midwives, said: "We are delighted to announce Hayley as the overall winner of the Johnson's Baby Mums' Midwife of the Year Award 2010.
I intend to write to the Royal College of Midwives to hear their views on this.
The Royal College of Midwives surveyed Heads of Midwifery across the UK.
The Royal College of Midwives calculates that the NHS in England would need 3,000 more midwives to be able to offer all women one-to-one care.
The Royal College of Midwives (RCM) has welcomed the guidelines - as has the the Royal College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists.
Nearly 4,700 more midwives are now needed to handle the increase, according to the Royal College of Midwives (RCM).
However, the Royal College of Midwives (RCM) said the number of midwives has not kept pace and thousands more need to be recruited.
Mrs Akeju has spent the last 30 years of her career working in Merseyside and has recently received a lifetime achievement Award from the Royal College of Midwives (RCM).
The Royal College of Midwives (RCM)said it was the first time in its 125-year history that midwives across England had been balloted on such action.
THE Royal College of Midwives is running training courses for members to learn how to teach Hypno- Birthing techniques.
June 7-9 2006, Glasgow Caledonian University, Glasgow, Scotland Hosted by Glasgow Caledonian University School of Nursing, Midwifery and Community Health, the Royal College of Midwives and the Royal College of Nursing, the aim of the conference is to explore the impact of global human resources on the delivery of high quality evidence-based care and to develop position statements on the key issues surrounding human resources for health.
Caroline Flint, former president of the Royal College of Midwives, said: 'It's not a case of the man saying, 'Here you are, have my booby', but the baby snuffling along the father's chest, finding the nipple and sucking.

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