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Management of RFM survey

28 Jul 2022

Has recent evidence about fetal movements altered your clinical practice? If you are a midwife or obstetrician please take 10 minutes to complete this questionnaire by clicking on the following link https://redcap.link/RFMsurveyofpractice which also... Read more

PLGF-based testing to help diagnose suspected preterm pre-eclampsia

28 Jul 2022

The final diagnostics NICE guidance on ‘PLGF-based testing to help diagnose suspected preterm pre-eclampsia’ has been published today. You can find the final guidance here: https://www.nice.org.uk/guidance/dg49 Read more

BMFMS 2022 conference -registration open

26 Jul 2022

Registration is now open for the BMFMS 2022 conference which will be held on : 17th-18th November 2022 (Hybrid Conference Millennium Point, Birmingham, UK). Early bird rates (Please note that all in-person registrants will automatically have... Read more

BAPM has  launched the Framework for Practice ‘Neonatal Support for Freestanding Midwifery Led Units and Home Births’.

07 Jul 2022

BAPM Framework for Practice launched BAPM has  launched the Framework for Practice ‘Neonatal Support for Freestanding Midwifery Led Units and Home Births’. This document is an updated version of ‘Neonatal Support for Stand Alone Midwifery Led... Read more

Remote Consultations elearning programme now available

22 Jun 2022

Health Education England elearning for healthcare (HEE elfh) has worked with Health Education England to develop an elearning programme on remote consultations as part of a wider training recovery programme. The resource consists of practical... Read more

NICE guideline on preterm labour and birth

13 Jun 2022

This final guideline has now been published on the NICE website. You can also find the supporting evidence, tools and resources as well as all the stakeholder comments that NICE received during consultation and the responses to these comments. NICE... Read more

Register for GIRFT’s neonatology webinar series

13 Jun 2022

Dr Eleri Adams, clinical lead for neonatology for the Getting It Right First Time (GIRFT) programme – along with neonatology nursing advisor Kelly Harvey and Allied Health Professional (AHP) advisor Michelle Sweeting – invite you to join them for a... Read more

Clinical Leadership Roles in Specialised Services

06 Jun 2022

Recruitment is open for clinical leadership roles in Specialised Commissioning, mainly (but not exclusively) roles in the new Clinical Reference Group structure. NHS England and NHS Improvement are seeking individuals from a broad range of... Read more

New BAPM Framework published today on Lactation and Loss

26 May 2022

BAPM has today published the Framework for Practice ‘Lactation and Loss: Management of lactation following the death of a baby’. This framework is written for professionals working with parents and families to provide information and guidance in... Read more

New programme on congenital heart disease now available

12 May 2022

Health Education England elearning for healthcare (HEE elfh) has worked in partnership with the North West, North Wales and The Isle of Man Congenital Heart Disease Network to develop a new elearning programme on congenital heart disease.   An... Read more

PARTICIPANTS REQUIRED Women’s and Professional’s Experiences and Views of Current Fetal Monitoring and Continuous Fetal Monitoring

09 May 2022

Eleanor Godhard , a post-graduate student at The University of Manchester, is looking for professionals, obstetricians, and midwives, who have experience performing fetal monitoring techniques in the UK (Ultrasound, Doppler, CTG) She would like to... Read more

Sudden and Unexpected Postnatal Collapse: A BAPM Framework for Reducing Risk, Investigation and Management

05 May 2022

    BAPM has today published a new Framework for Practice on Sudden and Unexpected Postnatal Collapse. This Framework was produced in partnership with the Healthcare Safety Investigation Branch (HSIB).   The Framework provides guidance... Read more

MuM-PreDiCT's Online Surveys for a Core Outcome Set

05 May 2022

Are you a clinician looking after pregnant women with multiple long-term conditions? Could you take part or share MuM-PreDiCT's Online Surveys for a Core Outcome... Read more

NICE Obstetric Suite Guideline Committee, for the update of the NICE guideline on intrapartum care for healthy women and babies

03 May 2022

NICE Obstetric Suite Guideline Committee, for the update of the NICE guideline on intrapartum care for healthy women and babies The National Institute for Health and Care Excellence (NICE) is looking to recruit a committee member to be part of a... Read more

Global survey on the use of fetoscopic procedures for the treatment of TTTS, CDH and MMC

27 Apr 2022

As part of a bachelor's thesis, a global analysis of the number of fetoscopic procedures performed in various international centres and countries is being carried out at the Lucerne University of Applied Sciences and Arts in Switzerland. The aim is... Read more

New sessions added to the Caldicott Guardian elearning programme

14 Apr 2022

Health Education England elearning for healthcare (HEE elfh) has worked in partnership with the National Data Guardian for health and social care and the UK Caldicott Guardian Council to develop 2 new sessions within the Caldicott Guardian elearning... Read more

Webinar: Montgomery and Consent: Where Are We Now?

14 Apr 2022

The MASIC Foundation are holding a multidisciplinary webinar on Thursday 21st April 2022 12:30 - 14:30 hours, organised by with leading speakers, reflecting the diverse professional roles required to co-ordinate and deliver effective evidence based... Read more

Obstetrician needed for to join our quality standards advisory committee (QSAC) to develop the Antenatal care (update)

12 Apr 2022

NICE are looking for experts to join their quality standards advisory committee (QSAC) to develop the Antenatal care (update). They need an obstetrician. Information on the post is available on the NICE website, please follow this link for... Read more

BMFMS/Wellbeing of Women Entry Level Scholarship

11 Apr 2022

We are partnering with Wellbeing of Women to jointly fund an Entry Level Scholarship! This offers up to £20,000 for a research project aimed at improving maternal and fetal health. Deadline for applicants is 30 June! For more information... Read more

Recruitment to the NICE advisory committee for Antenatal care (update) QS 2022

29 Mar 2022

NICE are looking for experts to join their quality standards advisory committee (QSAC) to develop the Antenatal care (update) QS 2022. They need people with a professional or practitioner background in the topic in the following... Read more