As I sit after a very very busy week. I am wondering what the future holds for private midwifery practice in Australia. I was very disturbed when the following documents were released by the Australian College of Midwives and subsequently endorsed by the Nursing and Midwifery Board of Australia - without proper consultation. The documents are:

Friday the 23rd September 2011 herald the final day for submission to these two interim documents. You can read my submission to the Australian College of Midwives here (PDF document). Did you read the ACM documents? What did you think? Did you put in a submission? I would love to read anyone's submission.