What We Can Do about Maternal Mortality — 4 actions all hospitals can take
An article has been published in the New England Journal of Medicine recommending 4 actions that can be taken by hospitals providing obstetric care to help reverse the trend in pregnancy related deaths.
The goal is to provide high-quality care, creating a culture of safety with a management system and training to support.
The full article available here provides more details on the 4 actions that can be taken.
You can also listen to this interview with Dr Susan Mann who is discussing these actions.
Maternity Outcomes Matter – Website Live
The Maternity Outcomes Matter project is working to reduce avoidable harm to mothers and babies that occurs during maternity care. It provides the perspective and experiences of families who have experienced harm, charities working on the avoidance of harm and health care professionals.
The website shares stories of the families who have experienced harm, provides resources on current maternity projects and blogs on all things relevant to reducing harm. The latest post highlights the study working on providing better care for grieving parents with the below video.
Visit the website here.