31 May 2019
The RCM calls for all maternity units to be appropriately staffed and sufficient investment to be made in postnatal care to enable women to get the support they need to breastfeed, if that is their choice.
04 October 2019
Yesterday the Nursing and Midwifery Council (NMC) approved new Standards of proficiency for midwives and Standards for pre-registration midwifery programmes. The RCM has been actively engaged with the NMC on the development of these standards.