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February 24, 2016

National Maternity Review: Q&A with Jacqui Tomkins

The NHS England commissioned National Maternity Review has published its recommendations as to how maternity services should change over the next five years.   Independent midwife and IMUK Chair Jacqui Tomkins explains what they could mean for independent midwives and the women they care for. There’s been a predictably mixed reaction to the recommendations of the […]


February 5, 2015

Supervision, where next?

IMUK Chair Jacqui Tomkins on the NMC’s decision to remove supervision from legal framework. Discussions starting with “Supervision is living on borrowed time” have been peppering my consciousness for some several years. So the announcement last week, from the Kings Fund, that the recommendation to the NMC was to remove supervision as a statutory requirement for midwives […]


January 15, 2015

Welcome! A message from Jacqui Tomkins

Whether you are a midwife or a birthing woman (or father), IMUK is proud to be able to welcome you to our new website and the world of independent midwifery practice. We are busy filling the site with content but hope you already find our new site easy to navigate with lots of interesting and useful […]


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