A subtype of CARE PROFESSIONAL.

A practising MIDWIFE means a registered MIDWIFE.

A PERSON who has given notice of their intention to practise to the local supervising authority in every area that they intend to practise in and who has updated their practise in accordance with the standards published by the Nursing and Midwifery Council and who:

  1. is in attendance upon a woman and baby during the Antenatal, intranatal or Postnatal period;  or
  2. holds a post for which a midwifery qualification is required.

To be eligible to practise as a MIDWIFE a PERSON must:

 

This class is also known by these names:
ContextAlias
pluralMIDWIVES