Support from your midwife and health visitor




  If you give birth in a hospital, you will be cared for by hospital midwives who will provide care during the birth, and afterwards…

Case study: Training Cascade Model, Luton




Three midwives have been seconded to Luton children’s centres to provide evidence-based antenatal classes based on Birth and Beyond five themes (Barlow, 2010).  Sessions are delivered…

Case study: County-wide Health Initiatives in Lancashire




Lancashire Care NHS Foundation Trust have developed a consistent approach to information sharing through an agreed protocol and consent procedure with East Lancashire Hospital Trust,…

Case study: Information Sharing Agreement at Liverpool City Council




A written Information Sharing Agreement is in place between Liverpool Women’s Hospital Trust and Liverpool City Council (Surestart Children’s Centres). This agreement can be summarised…