Council decision over midwife punishment due tomorrow

Yvonne Musonda-Malata will appear the hearing again tomorrow, when the Nursing and Midwifery Council will have to decide whether she will be punished. She had to rush from the hearing room last week after breaking down in tears, saying:

My life has nosedived into what I can only describe as a nightmare. I kept hoping it would be over, but it went from bad to worse.

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Cupboard baby midwife caution

A midwife has been given a three year caution order after leaving a four-day-old baby face down in a stationery cupboard in a hospital in Romford.