NHS Trusts across the Humber and North Yorkshire Health and Care Partnership which provide maternity care are rolling out a new digital system for expectant mums to register their pregnancy and access their care notes. The new system, called BadgerNet, is provided by a company called Clevermed. BadgerNet is a full electronic patient record, which … Read more
The standard definition of high-quality care includes the requirement for it to be ‘Safe, Effective, Efficient, Timely, Equitable and with a good user experience’. To reflect the ambitions of the maternity transformation strategy derived from the original ‘Better Births’ document in 2016 and the NHS Long Term plan (2019) the HNY LMNS coproduced an Equity … Read more
“I’m very excited to see that we’re now reflecting all our work with our neonatal teams reflected in our new name, and I know we’ll be continuing to work in partnership to support all our communities.”
– Becky Case, Humber and North Yorkshire Health and Care Partnership’s Local Maternity and Neonatal System Programme Lead.
The DadPad app is an easy-to-use, freely downloadable resource for new dads and dads-to-be in the Hull, East Riding, North Lincolnshire and North East Lincolnshire areas. Packed with relevant information, as well as details on local support groups and service providers it aims to provide new fathers with guidance on how to develop the mindset, … Read more
“Perinatal mental health problems are common, early identification and treatment provide good outcomes to mothers, their babies, and families. There are a wide range of services available to offer support and interventions including the specialist perinatal mental health service.”
-Katy Morley Specialist Perinatal Mental Health Service Development Manager.
“Each new life, no matter how brief, changes the lives of those mothers and families. As a service we aim to support and improve psychological well-being for those affected by their experiences.”
– Corrina Matthews, Maternal Mental Health Service Manager at Hull University Teaching Hospital Trust
The digitisation of maternity services across England has taken a positive step forward with the announcement of 128 successful bids to the Digital Maternity Fund. Money will be given to NHS organisations across the country to improve infrastructure, technology systems and connectivity. The Humber, Coast and Vale Local Maternity System has been awarded £1.54 million … Read more
Expectant and new mums in parts of Yorkshire and the Humber region are being asked for their views on how information about their pregnancy and childbirth care options should be shared with them and their families. The Humber, Coast and Vale Maternity Voices Partnership Group is a network of independent, parent-led groups which bring together … Read more