[PDF] The state of maternity services in England : policy briefing

Source:
Picker Institute Europe
Publisher:
Picker Institute Europe
Publication date:
27 July 2016

Abstract

This policy briefing focuses on the meaning of maternity care and analyses the main characteristics of maternity services. In addition, it outlines the broader implications of changing quality in maternity care settings. Finally, further actions and policy measures to improve quality of care in English maternity services are suggested.