Changing nature of private practice midwifery

December 2010
Queensland Nurse;Dec2010, Vol. 29 Issue 6, p31
In this article, the author discusses the challenges faced by midwives in Australia who are working in private practice. She is critical that the midwives are in a process of changing the way they provide care to patients and that they are having a hard time understanding the opportunities offered to them. She also mentions the new midwifery reform that guarantees women in choosing their maternity care which is a challenge to midwives in private practice.


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