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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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North East Dementia Alliance survey

13th November 2017

The North East Dementia Alliance would like to gather insights from a range of stakeholders including people living with dementia, family carers, care professionals, commissioners, health professionals and anyone who has an interest in Assistive Technologies to enable people to live well with dementia. To do this we have created a short survey (taking around […]

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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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New Kings Fund animation explains the NHS

30th October 2017

This new Kings Fund animation is a whistle-stop tour of how the NHS works in 2017 and how it is changing to keep pace with demand. You can also find out how the NHS is structured, how providers are regulated and commissioned, and how budgets are spent. It is an update to the original 2013 […]

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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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