Chief nurse pledges £52m for online maternity records
The provision of online maternity records across England will be overseen by the first national digital midwife, it was announced today.
Now is the time for digital tech to be embedded in maternity care
Dr Lucy Mackillop, a consultant obstetric physician, explores why digital tools can help expectant mothers and their partners during the Covid-19 outbreak.
More than 100,000 women access records through digital maternity tools
NHS England committed to ensuring digital services replaced clunky paper notes when the Long Term Plan was published in January.
Four hospitals in Ireland digitise maternity records with Cerner Millennium
The system enables a virtually paperless process through antenatal visits, labour and delivery, and post-partum care, saving nurses 76 minutes each shift.
Maternity app which shares patient records proves to be a success
The BadgerNet Maternity Notes App gives women and clinicians access to maternity records. The app can be used on a smartphone, PC or tablet.
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Maternity providers making ‘a good start’ at adopting digital, report suggests
NHS Digital tasked 135 maternity providers in England with completing a self-assessment of their digital progress, including their adoption of electronic health records, data-sharing and offering service users access to online services.