Black women again turn to midwives, some fearing coronavirus in hospitals
In recent decades, black women have generally shunned midwifery, a tradition among slaves from Africa. Now there are signs it is making a comeback. (Source: L.A. Times - Health)
Source: L.A. Times - Health - September 15, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Rachel Scheier Source Type: news

Demand for Afghanistan ’s midwives unflagging during COVID-19 pandemic
KABUL, Afghanistan –“When I returned home from work, I had to isolate myself,” described Suhaila Sadat, a midwife at the Malalai Maternity Hospital in Afghanistan. “My parents were worried about me because I interact with patients all day at the hospital. The risk of COVID-19 infection exists here.” (Source: UNFPA News)
Source: UNFPA News - September 14, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: UNFPA - United Nations Population Fund Source Type: news

Nursing and midwifery response to the third phase of the COVID-19 pandemic
This letter, from Ruth May, Chief Nursing Officer for England, follows a previous letter published on 6 April 2020 about the actions taken to support the nursing and midwifery workforce during the COVID-19 pandemic and Simon Stevens ’ and Amanda Pritchard’s letter to the system on 31 July. (Source: NHS Networks)
Source: NHS Networks - September 11, 2020 Category: UK Health Source Type: news

Fika Midwifery first to apply for state birthing-center licensure
The practice hopes the designation will lead to expanded access for women who want to deliver outside of a hospital setting. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines - September 9, 2020 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Tracey Drury Source Type: news

Evaluation of emotional intelligence among master's degree students in nursing and midwifery: a cross-sectional survey - Cassano F, Tamburrano A, Mellucci C, Galletti C, Damiani G, Laurenti P.
Emotional intelligence is an important skill for nurses and midwives and leads them to cleverly work in various fields and contexts, successfully handling colleagues, patients and their families. The aim of this cross-sectional study is to evaluate the rel... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - September 7, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Young Adults Source Type: news

Zimbabwe: Inspiring Role of Nurses and Midwives' On the Covid-19 Frontline in Zimbabwe
[WHO] By Tatenda Chimbwanda (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - September 5, 2020 Category: African Health Source Type: news

' Femtech and women ’s health issues have become more mainstream. We must do more though '
Takeaways from Alison Byrne, FGM specialised midwife at  Sandwell and West Birmingham NHS trust& University Hospitals Birmingham NHS trust  and Lina Chan, founder and CEO of Parla who will be speaking at HIMSS Europe Digital. (Source: mobihealthnews)
Source: mobihealthnews - September 3, 2020 Category: Information Technology Source Type: news

Five Cochrane Pregnancy and Childbirth reviews inform WHO recommendations on drug treatment for non-severe hypertension in pregnancy
WHO recommendations on drug treatment for non-severe hypertension in pregnancyCochrane has been a non-governmental organization in official relations with the World Health Organization (WHO) since 2011. WHO develops global health guidelines, which are of a high methodological quality and are developed through a transparent, evidence-based decision-making process. Ensuring there is an appropriate use of evidence within these guidelines, represents one of thecore functions of WHO.WHO has recently released  recommendations on drug treatment for non-severe hypertension in pregnancy.  The primary audience of this reco...
Source: Cochrane News and Events - September 1, 2020 Category: Information Technology Authors: Muriah Umoquit Source Type: news

Midwifery students' experiences of bullying and workplace violence: a systematic review - Capper T, Muurlink O, Williamson M.
BACKGROUND: Workplace violence directed at registered midwives in the maternity setting has been a recognised issue since the early 1990s. More recently it has become evident that midwifery students are also victims of bullying and harassment whilst on cli... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - August 30, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Occupational Issues Source Type: news

Malawi: Govt to Address Concerns Raised By Nurses, Midwives - Chiponda
[Nyasa Times] Lack of institutional accommodation has been pointed out as one of the major challenges that lead to low quality of patients care and poor clinical experience by nurses and midwives in the country. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - August 28, 2020 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Coronavirus: Health workers' army to be trained to deliver Covid vaccine
They would include midwives, physiotherapists and possibly even dentists, the government says. (Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition)
Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition - August 28, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Uganda: Ex-Registrar of Nurses' Body in Court Over Missing Shs1.1 Billion
[Monitor] Kampala -- The former acting Registrar of the Uganda Nurses and Midwives Council has been charged in the Anti- Corruption Court with causing a financial loss of over Shs1.1 billion. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - August 28, 2020 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Give all NHS staff a wage rise immediately of at least £2k, says UNISON
  A pay claim submitted by UNISON to the government today (Friday) would see every NHS employee receive an increase of at least £2,000 by the end of this year. UNISON – which is the UK’s biggest union and represents NHS staff including healthcare assistants, radiographers, porters, midwives and paramedics – says this rise is the equivalent of around £1 an hour for all staff. If the claim is accepted, minimum wages in the health service would go above £20,000 a year for the first time (more than £20,400 annually in Scotland), according to the ...
Source: UNISON Health care news - August 28, 2020 Category: UK Health Authors: Anthony Barnes Tags: News Press release coronavirus health workers nhs pay Source Type: news

Amid pandemic disruptions, Haiti ’s midwives urge pregnant women to continue antenatal care
PORT AU PRINCE, Haiti –“In the past, I was really afraid because of COVID-19,” Frantzia Noël told UNFPA. She is 35 years old and 4 months pregnant, living in north-western Haiti.Fear of the virus has discouraged many women from seeking maternal health care. Some maternity facilities have reported as much as a 25 per cent decline in patients. Health officials warn that complications of pregnancy and maternal injury or death could rise as a result. (Source: UNFPA News)
Source: UNFPA News - August 24, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: UNFPA - United Nations Population Fund Source Type: news

Sudan May Have Banned FGM, but the Harsh Practice Continues
A performance at a photo show in El Fasher, Sudan, 2018. The new transitional government of Sudan criminalized female genital mutilation this spring, but the practice has not ended. Credit: MOHAMAD ALMAHADY/UNAMIDBy Rhona Scullion, PassBlue*Aug 18 2020 (IPS) Just four months ago, Sudan took the monumental step to ban female genital mutilation, a painful, unnecessary and dangerous procedure that leaves lasting scars. Generally carried out on girls before they reach puberty, genital mutilation is now punishable in Sudan by up to three years in prison and subject to a fine. In a country where 88 percent of women between 15 a...
Source: IPS Inter Press Service - Health - August 18, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: Rhona Scullion Tags: Africa Crime & Justice Education Gender Gender Violence Headlines Health TerraViva United Nations Source Type: news

Nurses' and midwives' awareness of intimate partner violence-related mental healthcare and associated factors in Tanzania - Ambikile JS, Leshabari S, Ohnishi M.
This study aimed to assess nurses' and mid... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - August 17, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Risk Factor Prevalence, Injury Occurrence Source Type: news

Former nurses and midwives targeted in new return to practice campaign
A new campaign aimed at getting London ’s former nurses and midwives back into the NHS has been launched. (Source: NHS Networks)
Source: NHS Networks - August 17, 2020 Category: UK Health Source Type: news

Role of midwife-supported psychotherapy on antenatal depression, anxiety and maternal health: a meta-analysis and literature review - Han Q, Guo M, Ren F, Duan D, Xu X.
The onset of depression and anxiety during the antenatal stage of pregnancy is common. Despite the conception of numerous interventions in the past decades, studies show no signs of decline in the prevalence of antenatal depression and anxiety. Recently, t... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - August 14, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Research Methods, Surveillance and Codes, Models Source Type: news

Patient Group Direction use by temporary/provisional professional registrants
In response to the COVID-19 pandemic the Nursing and Midwifery Council (NMC), the Healthcare Professionals Council (HCPC) and the General Pharmaceutical Council (GPhC) have opened temporary and/or pro (Source: Royal Pharmaceutical Society News)
Source: Royal Pharmaceutical Society News - August 10, 2020 Category: Drugs & Pharmacology Source Type: news

Africa: Breastmilk for Premature Babies Encourages Economic Revival
[allAfrica] This week is World Breastfeeding Week, a flagship campaign of the International Confederation of Midwives. (Source: AllAfrica News: Pregnancy and Childbirth)
Source: AllAfrica News: Pregnancy and Childbirth - August 8, 2020 Category: OBGYN Source Type: news

New NMC Test of Competence to be implemented in April 2021, NHS Employers
The Nursing and Midwifery Council (NMC) has confirmed that its new Test of Competence will be implemented in April 2021. The test will remain in two parts, assessing the skills and knowledge of potential registrants. Changes will include increasing the Objective Structured Clinical Examination (OSCE) from six to ten stations, and splitting the Computer-Based Test (CBT) into two parts (part A focusing on numeracy, and part B on theory). (Source: Current Awareness Service for Health (CASH))
Source: Current Awareness Service for Health (CASH) - July 30, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Public want  NHS staff to get early and significant pay rise
A majority of the public (69%) think all NHS staff should get an early pay rise before the end of this year, according to a UNISON/Savanta ComRes poll published today (Wednesday). The findings also highlight how two thirds (66%) of the public believe a wage increase for employees – including healthcare assistants, nurses, hospital porters, midwives, paramedics and cleaners – should be significant in light of the Covid-19 pandemic. The results send a clear message to the government that there’s substantial public support for a new pay deal to be a...
Source: UNISON Health care news - July 29, 2020 Category: UK Health Authors: Garfield Myrie Tags: News Press release fair pay NHS Sara Gorton Source Type: news

Best Beginnings: a proposal for a new early years guarantee to give all children in England the best start in life
This report looks at the provision of early years services for children across the country, alongside a warning that many nurseries are at risk of closure, hitting the life chances of some of the most vulnerable children and holding back the economic recovery following lockdown. The Children's Commissioner calls for a new Best Beginnings early years investment plan, ranging from Children and Family hubs to midwives and health visitors, to tackle these problems at the beginning of a child's life rather than waiting until crises develop in later years. (Source: Current Awareness Service for Health (CASH))
Source: Current Awareness Service for Health (CASH) - July 28, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Delivering midwifery intrapartum care where local COVID-19 escalation protocols are required to be enacted, NHS England
This document assists maternity services during the COVID-19 pandemic to continue to deliver safe, high quality, one-to-one care in labour where local COVID-19 protocols are required to be enacted. It was developed by collaboratively between NHS England and NHS Improvement, the Nursing and Midwifery Council (NMC) and the Royal College of Midwives (RCM). (Source: Current Awareness Service for Health (CASH))
Source: Current Awareness Service for Health (CASH) - July 21, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Amid Social Upheaval and COVID-19, Black Women Create Their Own Health Care Support Networks
In early May, a group of 20 Black mothers in rural Mississippi logged onto a virtual group therapy session to discuss the immense, compounding pressures of providing for their families and caring for their children during a global pandemic and historic unemployment crisis. It was the first time any of them had talked to a traditional mental health counselor, and the results were cathartic. “It’s important that we refuel — to be able to be better parents, to be able to be better daughters, to be better sisters and mothers,” says Dr. Erica Thompson, the executive director of Magnolia Medical Foundatio...
Source: TIME: Health - July 17, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Abigail Abrams Tags: Uncategorized COVID-19 Source Type: news

Overseas nurse recruitment soars, but regulator warns of ‘stormy waters ahead’
Over 60 per cent more overseas professionals from non-EU countries joined the nursing and midwifery register in England during 2019-20, than in the previous three years, an HSJ analysis shows. (Source: HSJ)
Source: HSJ - July 9, 2020 Category: UK Health Source Type: news

Nurse and midwife numbers jump by record amount
There are 18,000 more registered than a year ago, but some fear the pandemic could hit recruitment. (Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition)
Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition - July 9, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Nursing and midwife numbers jump by record amount
There are 18,000 more registered than a year ago, but some fear the pandemic could hit recruitment. (Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition)
Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition - July 9, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Vital health staff must feel valued and supported
Commenting on the Nursing and Midwifery Council’s annual registration report published today (Thursday), UNISON national nursing officer Stuart Tuckwood said: “Overseas nurses ​have been on the front line providing vital care throughout the pandemic. Ministers must make them feel welcome and treat them fairly by keeping promises to drop the health surcharge and provide refunds ​for fees already incurred. “Although ​staffing numbers are heading in the right direction, there’s a long way ​​to go before the 100,000 vacancies across t...
Source: UNISON Health and safety news - July 8, 2020 Category: Occupational Health Authors: Garfield Myrie Tags: Article News Press release nurse Stuart Tuckwood Source Type: news

Nurses and midwives take the lead in providing HIV services in Eastern and Southern Africa
(Wolters Kluwer Health) " Nurse-initiated and managed antiretroviral therapy " (NIMART) is an innovative approach to making effective medications more accessible to people living with HIV (PLWH) in low-resource countries. A new study identifies challenges and opportunities to promoting nurse- and midwife-led HIV services in eastern and southern Africa, reports the July/August issue of The Journal of the Association of Nurses in AIDS Care (JANAC). The official journal of the Association of Nurses in AIDS Care, JANAC is published in the Lippincott portfolio by Wolters Kluwer. (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - July 8, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

To Succeed, Global Pandemic Response Must Bolster Nurse Leadership and Challenge Widespread Gender Inequities
By Vince Blaser, Former senior advocacy& policy advisor, IntraHealth International, and director, Frontline Health Workers CoalitionJuly 06, 2020There are massive gender inequities in nursing leadership around the world and the gains made in the past are at risk of being rolled back by COVID-19 pandemic.This is what Mary Nandili, director of nursing services at the Kenya Ministry of Health, told hundreds of participants last month ina virtual event led by IntraHealth International, Nursing Now, and Johnson& Johnson. “In terms of leadership, males are still predominant,” Nandili said.“Over 6...
Source: IntraHealth International - July 6, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: cbishopp Tags: COVID-19 Nurses Source Type: news

NMC to reopen OSCE test centres this month, NHS Employers
The Nursing and Midwifery Council (NMC) has announced that from 20 July, objective structured clinical examination (OSCE) test centres will reopen. The move will allow nursing and midwifery professionals trained outside the EEA to complete their tests in a socially distanced way, and tests can be booked at any of the three UK test centres from today (2 July). (Source: Current Awareness Service for Health (CASH))
Source: Current Awareness Service for Health (CASH) - July 3, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Turn appreciation and applause for NHS staff into  an early wage rise, say health unions
The government should build on the huge public support shown for the NHS during the pandemic by giving health workers across the UK an early pay rise, say health unions today (Friday). The 14 unions – representing more than 1.3 million nurses, cleaners, physiotherapists, healthcare assistants, dieticians, radiographers, porters, midwives, paramedics and other NHS employees – have written both to the Chancellor and the Prime Minister calling for pay talks to start soon so staff get a wage boost before the end of the year. In the letters, the unions – including UNISON, the Royal Col...
Source: UNISON Health care news - July 3, 2020 Category: UK Health Authors: Anthony Barnes Tags: News Press release coronavirus coronavirus health workers nhs pay Sara Gorton Source Type: news

Africa: The Ninth WHO Global Forum for Govt Chief Nursing and Midwifery Officers
[WHO] The Ninth WHO Global Forum for Government Chief Nursing and Midwifery Officers (GCNMOs) and the Eighth Triad Meeting organized jointly by WHO, the International Confederation of Midwives and the International Council of Nurses was held through a virtual meeting from the 16th to 19th June 2020. (Source: AllAfrica News: Pregnancy and Childbirth)
Source: AllAfrica News: Pregnancy and Childbirth - June 29, 2020 Category: OBGYN Source Type: news

Providing in a Pandemic: The Challenges of Rural Maternity Care Just Got More Difficult
Addresses rural maternal healthcare challenges and the additional burden the COVID-19 pandemic has placed on new mothers and access to care. Discusses how the pandemic has highlighted the importance of midwives and doulas, describes changes necessary to make midwifery more accessible for people of all socioeconomic and racial backgrounds. (Source: News stories via the Rural Assistance Center)
Source: News stories via the Rural Assistance Center - June 24, 2020 Category: Rural Health Source Type: news

Sudan, Where Illegal Abortions remain Dangerous and Deadly
The Ibrahim Malik public hospital in Khartoum, Sudan. Abortion is only legal in Sudan under very specific circumstances. As a result a number of women continue to access unsafe abortions. Courtesy: Abdelgadir Bashir By Reem AbbasKHARTOUM, Jun 22 2020 (IPS) Omnia Nabil*, a Sudanese doctor, who worked in one of the largest hospitals in Khartoum, the country’s capital, was devastated to witness the deaths of 50 young women who had unsafe abortions during a space of just three months. “I would see 16 cases of failed abortions on a given day. I would insert my hand and pull out syringes or leaves, unsanitary items t...
Source: IPS Inter Press Service - Health - June 22, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: Reem Abbas Tags: Africa Development & Aid Editors' Choice Featured Gender Headlines Health Regional Categories TerraViva United Nations Women's Health Sudan unsafe abortions Women Deliver Source Type: news

New Report: 1,200+ Incidents of Violence Against Health Care in 2019
This article was originally published by theSafeguarding Health in Conflict Coalition. (Source: IntraHealth International)
Source: IntraHealth International - June 11, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: cbishopp Tags: Safeguarding Health in Conflict Coalition Global health security Health Workers Source Type: news

NHS must rethink reliance on overseas recruitment
The NHS must think “long and carefully” about its reliance on overseas recruitment, as it will be “difficult” following the covid-19 pandemic, the chief executive of the Nursing and Midwifery Council has warned. (Source: HSJ)
Source: HSJ - June 9, 2020 Category: UK Health Source Type: news

NHS must rethink its reliance on overseas recruitment, says regulator
The NHS must think “long and carefully” about its reliance on overseas recruitment, as it will be “difficult” following the covid-19 pandemic, the chief executive of the Nursing and Midwifery Council has warned. (Source: HSJ)
Source: HSJ - June 9, 2020 Category: UK Health Source Type: news

Tanzania: Safe Birth Services Save Lives, Prevent Childbirth Injury in Tanzania
[UNFPA] Midwife Nuriat Koku Mtumbi remembers the day in March well: "It was raining heavily and Adimu* had delivered her baby on her way to our facility. "She was shielding herself under a tree" when she gave birth, Ms. Mtumbi recalled. (Source: AllAfrica News: Pregnancy and Childbirth)
Source: AllAfrica News: Pregnancy and Childbirth - June 9, 2020 Category: OBGYN Source Type: news

2020 Business of Pride Ally Award: Jenn Bourgoine, HealthPartners Inc.
Jenn Bourgoine is a nurse on a mission. As supervisor for the Park Nicollet gender services department and the certified nurse midwives department, she has had the opportunity to help drive improvements to care throughout the HealthPartners Inc. system. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines - June 8, 2020 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Zekriah Chaudhry Source Type: news

Coronavirus (COVID-19) infection and pregnancy, RCOG (updated 4th June 2020)
This is guidance for healthcare professionals on coronavirus (COVID-19) infection in pregnancy, published by the RCOG, Royal College of Midwives, Royal College of Paediatrics and Child Health, Public Health England and Public Health Scotland. This is version 10 (published 4th June) and has been updated to condense the content and ensure the evidence and rationale for advice is explicit. Also contains: new content on labour and birth for women who asymptomatic of COVID-19 updates to advice for women with clinical deterioration reference to the new testing frameworks further advice regarding prevention of venous-thro...
Source: Current Awareness Service for Health (CASH) - June 8, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Nitrous Oxide Safe, Effective for Pain Relief During Labor
FRIDAY, June 5, 2020 -- Nitrous oxide (N2O) is a useful, safe option for labor analgesia, according to a study published online May 26 in the Journal of Midwifery& Women's Health. Priscilla M. Nodine, Ph.D., from University of Colorado in... (Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News)
Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News - June 5, 2020 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

“I feel privileged to help”: Meet Doctors of the World’s longest-serving volunteer
Fourteen years ago, midwife Bettina Wanninkhof picked up a newspaper article that would kickstart a long and fulfilling career volunteering with Doctors of the World. Bettina has reflected on her many years supporting excluded people to access healthcare during Volunteers’ Week, June 1-7. Bettina Wanninkhof (right) is Doctors of the World’s longest-serving volunteer. How long have you been a midwife? I commenced my midwifery training in 1990 after five years working as a paediatric nurse. I went on to work full-time as a hospital midwife in southwest London until the end of 2004 when I enrolled on ...
Source: Doctors of the World News - June 5, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: Kim Vlasic Tags: Uncategorised Doctors of the World support worker volunteer Source Type: news

Disrespect and abuse experienced by women during childbirth in midwife-led obstetric units in Tshwane District, South Africa: a qualitative study - Malatji R, Madiba S.
The disrespect and abuse (D&A) of women during childbirth is common and a great concern in midwifery-led obstetric units (MOUs) in South Africa. This paper used the seven chapters of the Respectful Maternity Care Charter as a framework to explore women's e... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - June 2, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Young Adults Source Type: news

Exclusive: Huge drop in overseas nurses
The number of overseas nurses who joined the UK nursing and midwifery register on a permanent basis fell dramatically in April — but a large number signed up to work during the covid-19 crisis under special rules. (Source: HSJ)
Source: HSJ - June 1, 2020 Category: UK Health Source Type: news

I'm an NHS consultant. We're exhausted – and a second surge is on its way
We have learned a lot about coronavirus, but UK hospitals face huge challenges aheadCoronavirus – latest updatesSee all our coronavirus coverageNow that the dust has settled and we have time to reflect, what have we learned from the first peak of Covid-19? And how will we cope with another one?We now understand this illness a lot better than we did. We know what it does to people who are sick enough to need to stay in hospital. For a start, it kills almost 40% of them, more if they are elderly. Many of the survivors suffer horrible lung damage and “storms” of inflammation, often needing weeks on a ventila...
Source: Guardian Unlimited Science - May 29, 2020 Category: Science Authors: Anonymous Tags: NHS Doctors Nursing Midwifery Hospitals Health policy Public services policy Coronavirus outbreak UK news Medical research Science Society Source Type: news

New agreement to ensure NHS staff in England are paid properly for every working hour
Health workers across England should now be paid properly for every hour they’re at work during the pandemic, following an agreement reached between health unions and NHS employers today (Friday). Since March staff have been working flat out, treating and caring for patients, and keeping the NHS running under immense pressure – but often not getting paid for all the hours they put in, says UNISON. Some NHS trusts have made sure staff are paid for every hour of overtime worked, but this hasn’t been the case everywhere. That’s why 15 unions representing staff working in English NHS trusts – incl...
Source: UNISON Health care news - May 29, 2020 Category: UK Health Authors: Anthony Barnes Tags: News Press release coronavirus health pay Sara Gorton Unpaid overtime Source Type: news

Tanzania: Safe Birth Services Save Lives, Prevent Childbirth Injury in Tanzania
[UNFPA] BARIADI - Midwife Nuriat Koku Mtumbi remembers the day in March well: "It was raining heavily and Adimu* had delivered her baby on her way to our facility. "She was shielding herself under a tree" when she gave birth, Ms. Mtumbi recalled. (Source: AllAfrica News: Pregnancy and Childbirth)
Source: AllAfrica News: Pregnancy and Childbirth - May 28, 2020 Category: OBGYN Source Type: news