CJOB News Team reporting
75 per cent of pregnant women, seeking a Mid-Wife in Manitoba, can't get one...
And that's the reason behind an ad campaign being launched by the Manitoba Association of Midwives. The campaign is aimed at getting the provincial government to address the problem.
The shortage has kept Winnipeg's South End birthing centre relatively quiet with only 43 babies being delivered during the past year..
Doctors and Nurses at Winnipeg hospitals deliver about ten thousand babies on an annual basis.