on 22 September 2021
The Care Quality Commission (CQC) has published a report on safety, equity and engagement in maternity services that highlights the need for maternity safety improvements to be prioritised.
on 12 October 2021
Researchers at the University of British Columbia (UBC) have conducted a study into planned home births where it was found they were just as safe with a licensed midwife present as a planned birth in a licensed birth centre.
on 07 October 2021
Pregnant women who were diagnosed with at least one mental health condition incurred higher childbirth costs and were at greater risk of complications, according to a study by researchers at the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences.
on 09 September 2021
Two Royal Colleges have said more than decade of under-investment and an over-reliance on committed staff has been exposed by the COVID-19 pandemic, during a speech at the Baby Lifeline Maternity Safety Conference.