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Table 6 Positive aspects of caseload identified by caseload midwives for themselves personally (two year survey only)

From: Comparing satisfaction and burnout between caseload and standard care midwives: findings from two cross-sectional surveys conducted in Victoria, Australia

Theme (n = 22)
Flexibility (work hours, no shifts) 15
Job satisfaction 14
Continuity and relationships with known women 12
Improved lifestyle (more time at home, more sleep) 8
Improved outcomes (individualised care, quality, more information, confidence) 7
Team work (collaboration) 6
Autonomy 5
Utilising midwifery skills and knowledge 2
Good remuneration 1
Being pioneers (establishing the model) 1
Supportive hospital 1