12 Jul 2019

Focus on Politics: Maternity crisis

From Focus on Politics, 6:45 pm on 12 July 2019

A solution looks like it could be on the way for Lumsden, where there have been calls for its primary birthing unit to be reinstated. Key stakeholders met on Thursday to discuss solutions for offering 24/7 backup for midwives. Political reporter Yvette McCullough looks at this story, and the wider challenges and stresses that have more and more midwives leaving the profession.