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Home Midwives COVID-19 COVID-19: Information for hospital midwives

COVID-19: Information for hospital midwives

MERAS has a dedicated webpage with information for members


Covid-19: Alert Level 2 – Guidance for Well Child Tamariki Ora 

COVID-19: Welfare services and support contact card

Midwives and COVID-19 testing

Medical certificates for pregnant women who are essential workers


COVID-19 Infection prevention and control for midwives an in-depth, half-hour conversation between Infection Prevention and Control Specialist Dr Sally Roberts and Midwifery Advisor Claire MacDonald exploring COVID-19. It covers:

  • an explanation of coronavirus and COVID-19
  • how it is spread
  • considerations for your practice as a midwife
  • the importance of screening questions
  • how hygiene and PPE recommendations work to prevent viral transmission
  • and more!

Click here to view video

Click here to listen to the podcast


Use of Nitrous oxide/Entonox for labour analgesia during the COVID-19 pandemic

PPE requirement in maternity settings for prevention of COVID-19

MOH Guidelines for the use of PPE for frontline healthcare workers

Access to this season’s flu jab – message from the MOH