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Social media, birth and midwives http://www.flickr.com/photos/35034347468@N01/111376106 Sarah Stewart 2011
What is social media? <ul><li>“ use of web-based and mobile technologies to turn communication into interactive dialogue” ...
How does it influence women's choices and midwifery practice? http://www.flickr.com/photos/9106303@N05/2493066577
8 out of 10 people have looked up health information on the internet  Pew Internet and American Life Project, 2011
83% women go online to look for health information Pew Internet and American Life Project, 2011 http://www.flickr.com/phot...
19% of internet users look online for information about pregnancy  and childbirth Pew Internet and American Life Project, ...
Canada 37% babies have digital identity before they are born http://www.flickr.com/photos/44124425616@N01/2282360160 Dawso...
Australia/NZ 41% newborns  on the net http://www.flickr.com/photos/44124425616@N01/2634681982 Dawson, 2010
USA 92% children have online presence by 2 years old http://www.flickr.com/photos/86603835@N00/19650368 Dawson, 2010
Parents talk about childbirth http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=niJ6F2p9Ql8&feature=fvst
They broadcast their births
They share information and advice http://www.facebook.com/MidwiferyToday
They support each other http://navelgazingmidwife.squarespace.com/navelgazing-midwife-blog/2011/4/13/birth-abuse.html
They build communities of interest  http://www.facebook.com/theunnecesarean
They have virtual births
They become activists http://www.facebook.com/pages/Save-HBAC-in-Australia-fan-page/239430759403371
They talk about their midwives
What are the implications for midwives? http://www.flickr.com/photos/48819968@N00/2925293661
Listen to what women are saying http://www.flickr.com/photos/29195126@N02/4872728620
Join the conversation
Use social media to share evidence-based, quality information  with women http://www.flickr.com/photos/50318388@N00/130968...
Support women to make sense of information they find on the internet http://www.flickr.com/photos/74637221@N00/3109380557
Think about how to manage issues of privacy, confidentiality, statutory and professional responsibilities and requirements
Connect with other midwives http://www.flickr.com/photos/8566600@N07/2509988622
Use social media as a tool to support the midwife-woman partnership  http://www.flickr.com/photos/8566600@N07/3069766004
References  <ul><li>Dawson, R. (2010, October 7). Getting an online identity from before you are born is  just the beginni...
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This is a short presentation to get you thinking about the effect social media has on women's choices for birth and midwifery practice. To be honest, I'm left with more questions than answers and recommend that research is carried out in this area to see exactly if and how social media supports childbirth

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  1. 1. Social media, birth and midwives http://www.flickr.com/photos/35034347468@N01/111376106 Sarah Stewart 2011
  2. 2. What is social media? <ul><li>“ use of web-based and mobile technologies to turn communication into interactive dialogue” </li></ul><ul><li>Wikipedia: </li></ul><ul><li>http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Social_media </li></ul>http://www.flickr.com/photos/73532212@N00/2945559128
  3. 3. How does it influence women's choices and midwifery practice? http://www.flickr.com/photos/9106303@N05/2493066577
  4. 4. 8 out of 10 people have looked up health information on the internet Pew Internet and American Life Project, 2011
  5. 5. 83% women go online to look for health information Pew Internet and American Life Project, 2011 http://www.flickr.com/photos/79576592@N00/125710155
  6. 6. 19% of internet users look online for information about pregnancy and childbirth Pew Internet and American Life Project, 2011 http://www.flickr.com/photos/48819968@N00/12390581
  7. 7. Canada 37% babies have digital identity before they are born http://www.flickr.com/photos/44124425616@N01/2282360160 Dawson, 2010
  8. 8. Australia/NZ 41% newborns on the net http://www.flickr.com/photos/44124425616@N01/2634681982 Dawson, 2010
  9. 9. USA 92% children have online presence by 2 years old http://www.flickr.com/photos/86603835@N00/19650368 Dawson, 2010
  10. 10. Parents talk about childbirth http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=niJ6F2p9Ql8&feature=fvst
  11. 11. They broadcast their births
  12. 12. They share information and advice http://www.facebook.com/MidwiferyToday
  13. 13. They support each other http://navelgazingmidwife.squarespace.com/navelgazing-midwife-blog/2011/4/13/birth-abuse.html
  14. 14. They build communities of interest http://www.facebook.com/theunnecesarean
  15. 15. They have virtual births
  16. 16. They become activists http://www.facebook.com/pages/Save-HBAC-in-Australia-fan-page/239430759403371
  17. 17. They talk about their midwives
  18. 18. What are the implications for midwives? http://www.flickr.com/photos/48819968@N00/2925293661
  19. 19. Listen to what women are saying http://www.flickr.com/photos/29195126@N02/4872728620
  20. 20. Join the conversation
  21. 21. Use social media to share evidence-based, quality information with women http://www.flickr.com/photos/50318388@N00/1309683996
  22. 22. Support women to make sense of information they find on the internet http://www.flickr.com/photos/74637221@N00/3109380557
  23. 23. Think about how to manage issues of privacy, confidentiality, statutory and professional responsibilities and requirements
  24. 24. Connect with other midwives http://www.flickr.com/photos/8566600@N07/2509988622
  25. 25. Use social media as a tool to support the midwife-woman partnership http://www.flickr.com/photos/8566600@N07/3069766004
  26. 26. References <ul><li>Dawson, R. (2010, October 7). Getting an online identity from before you are born is just the beginning of a life online [web log message]. Retrieved from </li></ul><ul><ul><li>http://rossdawsonblog.com/weblog/archives/2010/10/getting_an_onli.html </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Pew Internet and American Life Project. (2011). The social life of health information. </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Retrieved from http://pewinternet.org/Reports/2011/Social-Life-of-Health-Info/Summary-of-Findings.aspx </li></ul></ul>
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