Low Morale And Staff Shortages Means 'grave' Situation For Midwives, Says Expert, UK

Thu, 11 May 2006 11:00 AM EST

... The morale of British midwives is at an all time low and 10,000 extra staff are needed, according to a leading healthcare expert. Linda Ball, a midwife and senior lecturer in health and social care research at Sheffield Hallam University, says that the midwifery profession is crippled by unhappy staff and overstretched wards. [click link for full article] ...