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Calls to Increase Pacifika Midwife Numbers Supported

Tuesday, 5 February 2013, 4:38 pm | NZ College Of Midwives

Karen Guilliland, NZ College of Midwives Chief Executive, agrees with the reviewers of the CMDHB maternity services that there is an urgent need to increase the number of Pacifika midwives in the Counties Manakau area. More >>

Putting Women’s Health First

Wednesday, 28 November 2012, 10:06 am | NZ College Of Midwives

The NZ College of Midwives is very encouraged to read the Review Panels recommendations of the Status of Waikato DHB Women’s Health and commends the DHB for commissioning the report. More >>

Official Opening of NZ College of Midwives Christchurch

Thursday, 15 November 2012, 10:07 am | NZ College Of Midwives

The new building emerges Around 160 invited guests will next week attend the official reopening of the newly built New Zealand College of Midwives' head office on its original site in central Christchurch. The College is one of the first organisations ... More >>

NZ College of Midwives National Office Returns to Chch

Thursday, 6 September 2012, 10:54 am | NZ College Of Midwives

6 September 2012 NZ College of Midwives National Office Returns to Central Christchurch Today After eighteen months of sharing space in Hornby with the staff of a factory that makes some of the world’s biggest vegetable washing machines, staff from the ... More >>

Record Number of Delegates to Attend NZCOM Conference

Friday, 24 August 2012, 8:55 am | NZ College Of Midwives

Around 800 midwives, students and women will be in Wellington from August 24th for the 12th New Zealand College of Midwives conference. More >>

Record Number of Delegates to Attend NZCOM Conference

Monday, 20 August 2012, 9:52 am | NZ College Of Midwives

Around 800 midwives, students and women will be in Wellington from August 24th for the 12th New Zealand College of Midwives conference. More >>

NZCOM media release re: Primary Unit in ChCh

Friday, 6 July 2012, 12:35 pm | NZ College Of Midwives

NZCOM media release following media coverage re: Primary Unit in ChCh The Canterbury West Coast Region of the NZ College of Midwives has been in constructive and positive discussions with the CDHB for many months regarding maternity care for women in the ... More >>

Confirming the Value of Community Based Continuity of Care

Thursday, 3 May 2012, 11:17 am | NZ College Of Midwives

It may be “good telly” as several reviewers have stated recently but the hit TV series Call the Midwife is also a positive reminder of the knowledge, skills and professionalism midwives bring to the care of women and babies. More >>

Excellent News For Whanganui and Palmerston North Women

Friday, 20 April 2012, 4:08 pm | NZ College Of Midwives

The New Zealand College of Midwives is relieved and delighted to see that the Whanganui District Health Board has appointed two permanent obstetricians to Whanganui Maternity Hospital. More >>

Concerns Have Been Heard

Wednesday, 4 April 2012, 5:13 pm | NZ College Of Midwives

The NZ College of Midwives is pleased that consultation concerns voiced by midwives, women and the community have been heard by the Whanganui and MidCentral District Health Boards. More >>

Hikoi Shows Support for Retention of Maternity Services

Wednesday, 4 April 2012, 4:12 pm | NZ College Of Midwives

Around 300 people turned out this afternoon in Whanganui to support midwives, mothers, whanau and the local community in their fight to keep full maternity services at Whanganui Hospital. More >>

Focusing on maternity services

Thursday, 28 July 2011, 12:54 pm | NZ College Of Midwives

The New Zealand College of Midwives welcomes the recent release of the Perinatal and Maternal Mortality Review Committee (PMMRC) report and the Minister’s announcement of strengthened quality frameworks for the maternity services. More >>

Midwifery System Hailed as World Leader

Wednesday, 20 July 2011, 2:32 pm | NZ College Of Midwives

New Zealand midwives provide the best care in the world for mothers and newborn babies. That’s how international delegates attending a major international conference on midwifery and maternity care have described New Zealand’s midwifery led maternity ... More >>

NZCOM Responds to North and South Editor

Wednesday, 13 July 2011, 5:53 pm | NZ College Of Midwives

The following can be attributed to Karen Guilliland, CEO of the NZ College of Midwives: “The front cover of this magazine is so disturbing and we received so many calls from concerned midwives and health professionals, we felt it necessary to respond ... More >>

NZCOM Appalled at Magazine Cover Featuring Hanging Baby

Tuesday, 12 July 2011, 5:17 pm | NZ College Of Midwives

“Astonishingly bad taste” and “sending dangerous messages” is how the New Zealand College of Midwives is describing the latest cover of a magazine. The August edition of North and South appeared in shops yesterday and the cover shows a baby ... More >>

NZCOM Appalled at Magazine Cover Featuring Hanging Baby

Tuesday, 12 July 2011, 5:15 pm | NZ College Of Midwives

“Astonishingly bad taste” and “sending dangerous messages” is how the New Zealand College of Midwives is describing the latest cover of a magazine. The August edition of North and South appeared in shops yesterday and the cover shows a baby ... More >>

RANZCOG And NZCOM Applaud Minister Of Health

Thursday, 5 May 2011, 12:48 pm | NZ College Of Midwives

The Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists (RANZCOG) and the New Zealand College of Midwives (NZCOM) welcome an announcement by the Minister of Health to direct an additional $33.2 million into maternity care ... More >>

Midwives walking to save lives

Thursday, 5 May 2011, 9:50 am | NZ College Of Midwives

The Auckland Branch of the New Zealand College of Midwives are raising awareness of maternal health issues and celebrating International Midwives Day (May 5) today with a short walk through the Auckland Domain from Auckland City Hospital to Birthcare ... More >>

Canterbury Has Enough Midwives

Monday, 28 February 2011, 12:10 pm | NZ College Of Midwives

Despite earlier reports calling for midwives to head to Christchurch, we want to assure everyone that there are enough midwives in Canterbury working with women and their families. More >>

Select Committee Endorse Maternity Status Quo

Monday, 18 October 2010, 4:46 pm | NZ College Of Midwives

That today from the NZ College of Midwives who support the principles behind committee’s recommendations, 95% of which are already in place or currently being developed. More >>

   

 

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