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Midwives fear women could feel stigmatised if mandatory alcohol screening introduced at every antenatal appointment  

16 September 2020 The Royal College of Midwives (RCM) has today responded to NICE quality standard proposals to include mandatory screening for alcohol at every antenatal appointment. Such measures have already been repeatedly rejected by the UK Screening ...

Give midwives the autonomy and the flexibility they need to support vulnerable women, says RCM

23 November 2020 A leading Royal College has called for greater support to be given to vulnerable women during pregnancy. The Royal College of Midwives has warned that, without appropriate support, women with severe and multiple disadvantage are at greater ...