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Medicines update

Pethidine:  There is a temporary interruption to supply

Panadeine: Change to midwives’ ability to prescribe


The Council has been informed that there is a temporary...

Expressions of Interest

The Midwifery Council is calling for Expressions of interest 




Covid-19: Prescription update

Please see the attached document in the link below for an updated to prescriptions under Covid-19 conditions.

International Day of the Midwife

Today 5 May 2020 is the International Day of the Midwife please read more

Guideline for gross and fine motor skills

This guideline outlines the gross and fine motor skills required by a midwife.

Midwifery Council statement re COVID-19

The Midwifery Council has released a statement about midwifery practice in national and international states of emergency. Whilst this is a particularly worrying time for...

Important: Midwifery Council and COVID-19 update

The Council offices are closed but all staff are working remotely at this time and have access to all technological resources. Please continue to phone and email as normal.