Midwifery Today Issue 79

Issue 79

Autumn 2006

Midwifery Today Issue 79Theme: The Business of Midwifery

Midwifery, although it comes from the heart, is also a business. This issue of Midwifery Today addresses many ways to professionalize your practice, from writing articles to using the media, improving billing to branching out to related areas. Also included are articles on international programs to bring improved midwifery services to developing countries, medical issues, inspiring homebirths and alternative treatment methods.

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  • Poetry
  • From the Editor
    The mother of Midwifery Today shares her thoughts on the barriers self-employment by midwives.
  • Networking
  • Tricks of the Trade
  • Midwifery Model of Care—Phase II: Newborn Care
    Continuing the ongoing discussion about how midwifery should look in the 21st century, Alyssa Martin shares her thoughts on knowing when to intervene in newborn care immediately after birth.
  • Marion’s Message 
    Marion recounts her visit to Afghanistan, arranged by her friend Siri, to volunteer as a teacher and insert IUDs
  • Media Reviews
  • News
  • Classified Advertising
  • Calendar
  • Photo Album

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