Posted April 04, 2020 06:12:37 Midwives are one of the most sought after and sought after jobs in the profession.
They’re highly sought after for their skills and experience, which are used by both the general public and many government agencies.
But what exactly is midwife?
What is the difference between midwife and a full-time medical assistant?
What’s the difference in midwives salary and benefits?ABC Business understands midwives are a highly regulated profession, with their own training programs and standards.
There are currently around 3,200 midwives in Australia, according to the Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency (AHPRA).
Most of these midwives have their own registered midwife program, which can include an accredited midwife.
The AHPRA says midwives need to be registered in the state where they practise, which is where midwives work in Brisbane.AAP/ABC News: Jason O’NeillTopics:midwiferies,health,aboriginal-and-torres-strait-islander,health-policy,healthcare-facilities,aborigo-4306,brisbane-4000,tamara-0800,perth-6000,sutherland-4825,brisbane-act,brisco-4207,british-federal-island-wall,barnard-6230,greensboro-3000,torresville-4201,tasman-3139,brisbourne-3000