Midwifery and neonatal nursing
Receiving a diagnosis of a long-term condition is disruptive and life-changing but nurses can use narrative care to help patients successfully manage the disruption
Many health professionals are involved in ante- and neonatal screening programmes. An online learning resource ensures they can stay up to date with best practice.
Maternal obesity has health implications for mother and baby but a study revealed how midwives were reluctant to raise this issue with women in their care
Patient care can be radically improved and healthcare costs drastically cut by rolling out a range of actions. The NHS Institute shows you how
Immunisation numbers are increasing but members of some populations are slow in coming forward. New guidance from NICE looks at tackling the problem
The Scottish Government has announced a “refresh” of its policies on maternity and neonatal services to ensure “every mother and baby continues to get the best possible care”.
At least one registered midwife should be present for every woman who is in established labour, new guidelines on safe staffing in maternity settings in England have confirmed.
Midwives and health visitors can play a pivotal role in preventing harm to young children, but lack of investment in services is standing in the way, say professional leaders.
Midwives have voted to accept the government’s latest NHS pay offer that would see the majority of nursing and midwifery staff in England receive a 1% pay rise from April.
Improved and standardised national training for health visitors, midwives and other healthcare workers is required to ensure uniform delivery of nutritional, play and activity advice for pre-school children, according to a group of cross-party MPs.
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