Tagged: midwives

Hospitals share in funding to improve birthing environments

A share of a £25 million fund to improve the birthing environments in more than 100 hospitals was announced today. The money will go towards a wide range of projects … Read more → – Hospitals share in funding to improve birthing environments

Useful resources for health visitors

These resources and tools are aimed at health visitors and people who work with them to deliver the Healthy Child Programme for children aged 0 to 5 years old. They … Read more → – Useful resources for health visitors

Views sought from nurses and midwives on ideas to improve patient care by reducing paperwork

The Department is encouraging nurses and midwives to have their say on how to cut out unnecessary paperwork and bureaucracy giving them more time to concentrate on caring. The Tell … Read more → – Views sought from nurses and midwives on ideas to improve patient care by reducing paperwork

NHS providers to bid for funding to improve birthing environments

NHS providers can bid for £25 million of capital funding in 2012-13 for the NHS to improve the birthing environment in the maternity units that need it most, so both … Read more → – NHS providers to bid for funding to improve birthing environments

Health visitor implementation plan 2011 to 2015 sets out call to action

The ‘Health visitor implementation plan’ sets out a call to action to expand and strengthen health visiting services. The plan sets out the purpose, vision, programme of work, governance and … Read more → – Health visitor implementation plan 2011 to 2015 sets out call to action

Changes to nursing and midwifery council constitution

This publication is a report of the consultation on proposed changes to the constitution order of the Nursing and Midwifery Council (NMC). The report covers the size of governing councils, … Read more → – Changes to nursing and midwifery council constitution

Second health visitor implementation progress report published

The second quarterly progress report, setting out progress on key areas of the Health Visitor Implementation programme, has been published today. It confirms that the Department remains on track to … Read more → – Second health visitor implementation progress report published