Hull colleague elected as Chair of Lead Midwives for Education (LME) -UK Executive
Nicky Clark, Deputy Head of Department of Midwifery and Child Health has been elected Chair of LME
According to the Nursing and Midwifery website:
Role of the LME LMEs are based at and employed by the educational institutes providing pre-registration midwifery education. They are experienced practising midwife teachers leading on development, delivery and management of midwifery education programmes.
LMEs play a key role in informing the NMC on whether student midwives are of good character, health and are competent to undertake the role of a midwife at the end of their training.
LMEs are part of the NMC quality assurance process for ensuring high standards in midwifery education programmes.