New RCM reports on staffing

The Royal College of Midwives has published two reports focusing on midwifery staffing

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Midwifery staffing is the focus of two new publications from the RCM.

They come at a time of rising demand due to a historically high birthrate, increasingly complex pregnancies and expectations that midwives will deliver more support and advice. Growing demand is combined with a decade-long midwifery shortage, a rapidly ageing workforce and fears of a fall in applications to study midwifery.

The reports are:

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