Provides skilled safe, holistic, culturally competent, woman-centred care to families, community and society, in collaboration with the multidisciplinary team.
Provides direct care for women and the newborn in a variety of settings to include the hospital, home, clinics, primary health care units and the community.
Provides safe, responsive and compassionate care and support for the woman and her family to promote normal birth.
Coordinates midwifery services with the services of other health care disciplines.
Evaluates the quality and appropriateness of care.
Accepts organizational accountability for services provided to recipients.
Accepts accountability for own actions and decision-making and for the related outcome.
Functions at all times in accordance with legislative, regulatory and policy guidelines relevant to registered midwifery practice.