The Caithness Business Index has posted the following article:

Fast-track Midwife Education

[IMG][/IMG] Nurses in the Highlands and Islands can become fully qualified midwives in just 20 months, through a new 500,000 pilot scheme. The shortened midwifery programme will be available to local registered adult nurses, and those from further afield who wish to study at the University of Highlands and Islands and then work in the region. [Read Full Article]