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Safer Maternity Care progress and next steps report

20th December 2017

The Department of Health has published a report on the progress and next steps with implementation of the Safer Maternity Care action plan, and sets out additional measures for further and quicker improvement including: improving rigour and quality of investigations into term stillbirths, neonatal and maternal deaths, and serious brain injuries, and learning from the […]

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Maternity Network Newsletter – November 2017

17th November 2017

The latest newsletter from the Maternity Network is available and has been sent to our Maternity contacts directly. It contains the most recent updates on the Local Maternity Systems work and other useful news from the Network and beyond. Read the November update. If you wish to receive future editions of the newsletter in your […]

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Stillbirth Information Hub

10th November 2017

The Stillbirth Information Hub is a secure web platform for healthcare professionals to share tools and information about preventing avoidable stillbirth. Here you will find a wide range of resources including research evidence, innovative local practice around the Saving Babies’ Lives Care Bundle, parent’s stories, and information on the perinatal mortality review and bereavement care. […]

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CQC #YourBirthPlan campaign

13th October 2017

The Care Quality Commission (CQC) has been running a national campaign aimed at raising awareness of CQC amongst women who are pregnant, planning to have a baby, are looking to be pregnant, or have recently used maternity services in England. The CQC want more women to be aware that if they’re pregnant and choosing where […]

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Maternity Network Newsletter – September 2017

2nd October 2017

The latest newsletter from the Maternity Network is available and has been sent to our Maternity contacts directly. It contains the most recent updates on the Local Maternity Systems work and other useful news from the Network and beyond. Read the September update. If you wish to receive future editions of the newsletter in your […]

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