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New mums who are separated from their babies immediately after birth are being given iPads to help them bond with their child via a live video link.
Midwives from Worcestershire have been shortlisted for a national award from the Royal College of Midwives (RCM).
Midwives from Herefordshire and Worcestershire’s new ‘continuity of carer’ teams came together to showcase how the service is benefiting both families and midwives – and launched a short film about their work at the same time.
A ‘kind, caring and compassionate’ bereavement support midwife from Worcestershire Royal Hospital has been nominated for a national award by a grateful family who benefited from her care following the loss of their baby.
Midwives from Worcestershire Acute Hospitals NHS Trust are appealing for volunteers to help support women to breastfeed.
The Herefordshire and Worcestershire Local Maternity System is looking for a Chair of the Herefordshire Maternity Voices Partnership (MVP).
Wye Valley NHS Trust has been awarded the prestigious Baby Friendly Award and is the latest UK health care facility to win international recognition from Unicef (United Nation’s Children’s Fund).
Mums-to-be are set to benefit following a generous donation of a birthing pool to the maternity department at Worcestershire Royal Hospital.
Congratulations to the maternity bereavement suite team at Worcestershire Acute Hospitals NHS Trust, who are national finalists in the NHS Parliamentary Awards!
Nurses and midwives from around the world working at Wye Valley NHS Trust joined International Nurses Day and Day of the Midwife celebrations in May.