THE HIGHLIGHTS: BAME perspectives from the front line
The last of the series, episode 13 of Maternity and Midwifery Hour focused on COVID-19 and Black Lives Matter combined to highlight issues around inequalities impacting the BAME population and healthcare professionals alike.
This episode of the Maternity & Midwifery Hour – proudly supported by MATFLIX – focused on BAME perspectives from the front line.
Host Sue Macdonald (Co-editor, Mayes Midwifery textbook) was joined by Lola Ornato (Midwife, Whittington Health NHS Trust) and Mala Morjaria (Practice nurse / Midwife/ Sexual Health Practitioner). In this special Maternity & Midwifery Hour, Sue, Lola and Mala provide up-to-date information and discussion on how COVID-19 has affected midwifery practice for this group and for them as individuals, reflecting on the challenges of setting up and working in a COVID-19 hub and key lessons for a more equal future.
Watch the Maternity & Midwifery Hour highlights now:
Lola Ornato, Midwife, Whittington Health NHS Trust
Mala Morjaria, Practice nurse / Midwife / Sexual Health Practitioner
Sue Macdonald, Co-editor, Mayes Midwifery textbook
DATE FOR YOUR DIARY: The next series will be hosted by Sue Macdonald, will go out LIVE via Facebook in the autumn of this year, 2020.
See all references and resources from Series 1 here.