The Australian College of Midwives and the Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists (RANZCOG) have issued a joint statement with regards to discrimination, bullying, sexual harassment and harassment (DBSH)
The Australian College of Midwives (ACM) joins the worldwide condemnation of the ongoing invasion of Ukraine by Russian forces and offers our heartfelt support to midwives supporting women and families through horrific circumstances.
The Australian College of Midwives (ACM) is delighted to welcome new Chief Executive Officer (CEO) Helen White.
ACM advocates for women to have their companion of choice present through pregnancy, labour and birth.
RANZCOG and ACM urge pregnant women to ensure their COVID-19 vaccination is up to date.
Early skin to skin contact, delayed cord clamping, rooming in with well, healthy term babies and breastfeeding are still recommended for new mothers with COVID-19 infection.
ACM supports the Commonwealth’s decision to extend the current insurance exemption for
privately practising midwives offering homebirth care for an additional two years to 2023.
ACM is delighted with the recent change to the Australian and New Zealand Standard Research
May 5 is International Day of the Midwife.
ACM celebrates midwives for all they do each and everyday.
The Australian College of Midwives (ACM) announces the resignation of the CEO, Mr Luke Williamson.
Australian midwives and doctors have urged acceleration of efforts to help Papua New Guinea as the
country faces a growing COVID crisis.
Women denied access to showers and water immersion at some maternity hospitals due to
unsubstantiated risk of COVID-19 transmission
Uncertainty surrounding COVID-19 has been challenging for everyone, but as Australia began to
shut down and social distancing became the new norm.
May 5 is the International Day of the Midwife and in this, the International Year
of the Midwife and the Nurse
In response to the current health crisis, the related health advice and recommendations for social
distancing Australian College of Midwives (ACM)
Winners of the ACM Annual Awards had their honours bestowed upon them at The Arts Centre
Melbourne on Friday night. It was an exciting night of celebration with finalists recognised for
their exceptional contribution to midwifery and to mothers a
The Australian Preterm Birth Prevention Alliance (APTBPA) released a statement on Friday
regarding the considerable body of evidence that shows a reduction in preterm birth for
women who experience continuity of care from a known midwife.
The Australian Preterm Birth Prevention Alliance recommends midwifery continuity of care
as a key strategy to prevent preterm birth in Australia.
ACM CEO Ann Kinnear retires after a sterling career in midwifery, championing and leading across
management, regulation and governance as well as shaping Australian health policies.