By Donna Kirwan on 26 August 2021
Genomics is at the cutting edge of technology and is an exciting and fast-moving science included within the 10-year strategy, the NHS Long Term Plan and more recently, Genome UK. This ground-breaking field can speed up diagnosis and improve ...
By Hermione Jackson, Digital Midwife Project Advisor on 05 May 2021
Today marks International Day of the Midwife and this year’s theme is Follow the data: invest in midwives. We know maternity data is imperative to the care we provide. Not only is it important to call for more investment from the Government to ...
By Hermione Jackson, Digital Midwife Project Advisor on 12 October 2020
There is mounting evidence about the health inequalities for people from black, Asian and minority ethnic (BAME) backgrounds. Data collection is the first step in understanding why these health inequalities exist. It is essential to accurately ...
By Hermione Jackson, Digital Midwife Advisor on 02 December 2019
I found myself involved in many other projects and aspects of maternity care, as every change in practice led to a change in the electronic system.
on 03 September 2018
With many local maternity services in England still reliant on paper notes, the MTP’s digital workstream has much ground to make up. Midwives looks at the progress made and the latest on transformation in Scotland.