Career Research

By: Belen Ordonez

Career

A Midwife nurse

Growth Rate

The growth rate for a midwife nurse is expected to grow 29% from 2012 to 2022.

Requirements/Skills

Provide safe, effective, reproductive health care to women

Instinctive, caring, objective and flexible

Strong teamworking and advocacy skills

Calm and alert manner, especially in stressful situations

Ability to react quickly and effectively

Strength, stamina and physical fitness

Commitment to equal treatment for all women, irrespective of their background or circumstances

Work Area

People in this career work tend to work in hospitals, birthing centers, and clinics but can work in private practices and home birth centers.

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