S-0.1 - Midwives Act

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7. The practice of midwifery by a midwife also includes the provision of
(1)  counselling and information on parenting, family planning, contraception, preparation for delivery and breastfeeding, the usual care to be provided to a child up to the age of one year, in particular as regards diet, hygiene and accident prevention, and on the resources available in the community ; and
(2)  counselling and information to the public on perinatal health care.
1999, c. 24, s. 7.