Resources to support the continuous improvement of safety, effectiveness and user experience in maternity and healthcare. To receive the latest maternity news and developments, join the mailing list.
California Maternal Quality Care Collaborative
Department of Health
Healthcare Quality Improvement Partnership - HQIP
Safer births through better team working, Ed Prosser Snelling
The Scottish Patient Safety
Maternity and Children Quality Improvement Collaborative
Institute for Healthcare Improvement
Run chart tool. Excel template and guide (free
Don Berwick on Quality Improvement. IHI BMJ International Forum on Quality & Safety in Healthcare, Gothenburg 2016.
NHS Quality Observatory
NHS Scotland - Quality improvement hub
Royal College of Anaesthetists
'Quality improvement in anaesthesia' in Raising the Standard: a compendium of audit recipes (3rd Edition) 2012
Using run charts - short film
Royal College of GPs
Royal College of Midwives
Royal College of Obstetricians & Gynaecologists
Clinical indicators project - patterns of maternity care in English NHS hospitals.
Royal College of Paediatrics & Child Health
Situation Awareness for Everyone (S.A.F.E): A programme to develop quality improvement tools and techniques to reduce preventable deaths and error in paediatric hospital departments in the UK.
Situation, Background, Assessment, Recommendation and Decision prompts are printed on the pads in a watermark style so they can be written over. Developed by Rotherham, Doncaster, and South Humber NHS Foundation Trust, the notepads can be edited for use in other contexts using PDF software. Email me to receive a free template or read more.