Nursing is a profession controlled by the Medical and Midwifery Council (NMC 2008). The NMC is an organisation create by the Parliament to safeguard the public by ensuring that nurses and midwives provide high expectations of care with their patients. These healthcare professionals are also accountable for their own actions. The body pieces expectations for education, practice and do as well as providing advice for nurses and midwives. The NMC also considers allegations..