[Tagging] Feature Proposal - Voting - (midwife)

David Bannon dbannon at internode.on.net
Tue Aug 23 00:02:31 UTC 2016

David, I am very sorry to only comment after you have gone to the vote, 
very rude of me !

But I have been away, quite remote and very poor internet access, big 
backlog of unread mail.

David, my partner is a midwife but of the "specialist nurse" variety. 
What concerns us is how this tag will be used in parts of the world that 
have a different midwife model. Here in Australia, midwives generally 
work from, typically, hospitals or clinics and offer a reduced range of 

I think some advice needs to be given in the proposal on how to use it 
in places that don't fit your description. Either

* "don't use it" or

* "use it but map users need be aware that services may not be as 

I suspect the first is a better option.


On 23/08/16 06:29, David Picard wrote:
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> https://wiki.openstreetmap.org/wiki/Proposed_features/midwife
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