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What do midwives do?

Midwives support and care for women during pregnancy, labour and birth. Learn here how a midwife can help you.

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Health professionals involved in your pregnancy

Information on the health professionals involved in your pregnancy, such as midwives, doctors and obstetricians.

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Choosing where to give birth

Advice on choosing where to give birth, including a midwifery unit or birth centre, hospital or at home, and what to expect from private and public care.

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Maternity services in rural Queensland

Find out what maternity services are available in rural or remote Queensland.

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Midwives: guide for women & families | Raising Children Network

Midwife means being ‘with woman’. Midwives care for women during pregnancy, labour and birth. They work in hospitals, birth centres and homebirths.

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Pregnancy care & birth: public hospitals | Raising Children Network

Public hospitals are safe options for pregnancy care and birth. Midwives usually look after women having public hospital births. Medicare covers most costs.

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Homebirth: pregnancy care and birth | Raising Children Network

Homebirth is an option for healthy women with low-risk pregnancies who can transfer to hospital. Private midwives care for homebirthing women in pregnancy.

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Pregnancy care & birth at birth centres | Raising Children Network

Birth centres support healthy women with low-risk pregnancies to give birth in a home-like environment. Pregnancy care at birth centres is led by midwives.

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Pregnancy and birth care options - Better Health Channel

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Homebirthing in the NT - NT.GOV.AU

Homebirths in Alice Springs, Darwin and remote areas of the NT.

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