Why are midwives suffering burnout (and what can we do about it)?

Posted in Feed Play Love.

Research has shown that healthy women and babies fare best when under the continuous care of a midwife. We know how important they are, but it appears that we’re not supporting midwives enough.

Hannah Dahlen is a Professor in Midwifery at Western Sydney University. She explains what conditions are like for midwives, and why many end up leaving the profession.

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