Consultation on the development of a National Maternity Strategy

Date: 
2016-03-03
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On 27 January 2016 ROI Minister for Health Leo Varadkar launched Ireland’s first National Maternity Strategy – Creating a Better Future Together – which is a roadmap for the improvement of services over the next ten years. Strategy aims to improve safety & quality in general and standardise care across all units Recommends a Health & Wellbeing approach to give babies the best start and improve women’s health Ensure that a woman’s choice is facilitated to the greatest extent possible Improve staffing levels and facilities in maternity units and in the community IPH prepared the consultation document on the development of the strategy. Read the documents here: National Maternity Strategy – Creating a Better Future Together Consultation on the development of a National Maternity Strategy National and International review of literature on models of care across selected jurisdictions to inform the development of a National Strategy for Maternity

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Identifier: 
10.14655/6744-978049
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text
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Public
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