Resources for clinicians and commissioners of maternity services. To receive the latest maternity news and developments, join the mailing list.
Baby Brain Protection
To help families and clinical staff better understand hypoxic-ischaemic encephalopathy (HIE) and cooling treatment.
Department of Health
Maternity toolkits from NHS London Clinical Networks
Maternal mortality review 2015: report and investigation toolkit from NHS London Clinical Networks
NHS Litigation Authority
NHS Scotland - maternal health resources
Royal College of Midwives
Evidence based guidelines, position statements and public health (access restricted to RCM members).
Maternal mental health network - resources for health professionals working in perinatal mental health.
Royal College of Obstetricians & Gynaecologists
Guidance for commissioners: resources and information to support the commissioning of high-quality women’s health care.
Safer Childbirth: Minimum Standards for the Organisation and Delivery of Care in Labour. The report of a joint working party comprising the RCOG, the Royal College of Midwives, the Royal College of Anaesthetists and the Royal College of Paediatrics and Child Health.
WHO surgical safety checklist: for maternity cases – developed by the NPSA and the Royal College of
Obstetricians and Gynaecologists (not a WHO publication)