Health Service Categories and Careers


Midwifery and Maternity services are provided in hospitals, community clinics, private clinics and as part of outreach/home-based services. Services include clinical acute care, including paediatric intensive care in PICU and specialist neonatal care in critical care nurseries in hospitals. Services also include community and educational midwifery and maternal child health services, such as antenatal clinics, home-birthing and outreach midwifery and nursing services and postnatal nursing care in community settings.