Child and Maternal Health

  • RCM Annual Midwifery Awards 2018

    23rd February 2018 by

    Since 2004, the RCM Annual Midwifery Awards have rewarded, celebrated and shared outstanding achievement in midwifery across the UK. They recognise the best new evidence-based practice projects and the best in team working. They discover outstanding individuals making a difference for women, families and the newborn. Scotland’s Nominees  Numerous midwives from across Scotland have been...

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  • Best Start Implementation Newsletter – Issue 2

    14th December 2017 by

    The second edition of Implementing The Best Start: The Journey from Policy to Practice is now available. In this edition you can read more about progress made implementing The Best Start, the identities of the Early Adopter Boards, reports from the RCM event on Continuity of Carer and the Maternity and Midwifery Festival, the Quality...

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  • Taking Care of our Future – Celebrating health visiting in Scotland

    12th October 2017 by

    August this year saw the first national conference for health visitors in Scotland. 300 people working in health visiting gathered in Glasgow to hear from the Cabinet Secretary for Health and Sport; CNO, Fiona McQueen and academics Sarah Cowley and Harry Burns. All of the speakers thanked health visitors for their work and noted the...

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  • Engagement Events

    1st March 2016 by

    A programme of public and professional engagement is well underway to hear first-hand from those who use maternity and neonatal services, and the professionals who deliver them. Events for Professionals and Frontline Staff: As part of our engagement with the workforce, we have now visited eight NHS Boards, and over 350 professional staff and managers have engaged in the...

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  • Staff Engagement Event – Glasgow: 19 February 2016

    18th February 2016 by

    For more information on these events contact: Lauren McKinnon, Women & Children’s Services, Queen Elizabeth University Hospital 0141 451 6333 Ext: 86333 Lauren.McKinnon@ggc.scot.nhs.uk 08.30 – 09.30 Maternity Services Boardroom Clyde Sector Royal Alexandra Hospital, Glasgow 10.30 – 11.30 Maternity Services Seminar Room 2 Labs Building Queen Elizabeth University Hospital, Glasgow 12.00 – 13.00                 Neonatal Services...

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  • Engagement Events

    21st January 2016 by

    As part of the Review, a programme of public and professional engagement is underway to hear first-hand from those who use maternity and neonatal services, and the professionals who deliver them. Events for Professional and Frontline Staff Focus group events are being planned in all NHS Board areas across Scotland, where a range of professional maternity and neonatal...

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