Free

Better Births: Improving prevention for a safe and healthy pregnancy

Event Information

Share this event

Date and Time

Location

Location

The Met Hotel Leeds

King Street

Leeds

LS1 2HQ

United Kingdom

View Map

Event description

Description

Public Health England with NHS England and the Local Government Association are hosting an event for Yorkshire and Humber Local Maternity Systems as part of the Maternity Transformation Programme. The day will bring together health and local authority partners to focus on working upstream to embed prevention to achieve better outcomes and efficient use of resources in the maternity pathway.


The aim of the event: -

- To engage with the local system around the 0-19 services relating to maternity transformation;

- To bring together health and local authority partners to build upon the positive work already delivered across Yorkshire & the Humber as part of a recent local maternity services review;

- To facilitate the dissemination of recent policy guidance and good practice;

-To ensure participants have access and undertsnading of data flows and resources to support impact assessment;

- To explore ways in which the system can work together to improve choice throughout the pregnancy pathway.


What will the day include?

National and local input, with talks and workshops covering:-

- Supporting women to be healthy before, during and after pregnancy;

- Promoting good practice for safer care;

- Reducing health inequalities;

- Reducing alcohol in pregnancy and other lifestyle factors, including obesity, maternal mental health and smoking in pregnancy;

Improvements in prevention can result in more effective services.


Who should come?

- Public health;

- Midwifery;

- Health visitors and healthy child teams;

- Local maternity system programme management teams;

- Policy makers;

- Anyone interested in improving maternal outcomes.


Please share this invite with relevant networks.

Share with friends

Date and Time

Location

The Met Hotel Leeds

King Street

Leeds

LS1 2HQ

United Kingdom

View Map

Save This Event

Event Saved