Welcome to the Midwifery Council of New Zealand
Warm Pacific greetings and welcome to our website. We invite you to learn more about midwifery in New Zealand and the role the Midwifery Council plays in protecting the health and safety of women and babies during pregnancy, childbirth and during the first six weeks after baby is born.
Midpoint September 2018
It's been quite a momentous time since the last newsletter read more
National Midwifery Examination
The next National Midwifery Examination is on 3rd December 2018. Applications are now opened.
Strategic Plan 2018 - 2021 released
The Midwifery Council is pleased to be able to share the Strategic Plan for 2018 to 2021. This plan is a living document and will be reviewd annually to inform the business...
Documentation requirements for prescriptions
Reminder to all midwives regarding documentation requirements for prescriptions
Section 41 of the Medicines Regulations 1984 describes the form that a prescription must take....
The members and staff of the Midwifery Council extend their warmest congratulations to the Prime Minister, Jacinda Adern and her partner Clarke Gayford, on the safe arrival of...
Workers' safety checks
In the last eMidpoint, there was a message from the Ministry of Health about LMC’s needing to provide evidence to the Ministry by 1 July that the check has been completed....