Archive: Maternity

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New service to tackle pregnancy-related pelvic health issues

From January 2024, thousands of Maternity service users in Milton Keynes will be able to receive increased support to prevent and treat pregnancy-related incontinence and other pelvic floor issues....

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inicio partners with MKUH to launch innovative mPage

inicio, renowned for its pioneering patient-focused digital transformations, is thrilled to announce the launch of its hyperbilirubinemia mPage – a first-of-its-kind solution that is now available within Milton Keynes...

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Important Information

NHSE National Patient Safety Alert – MKUH unaffected

Today (7th December), the NHS England National Patient Safety Team has issued a National Patient Safety Alert about patient safety concerns around the Euroking maternity electronic patient record system....

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Jessica Peters

Midwife Inspired Career Change for MKUH Staff Nurse

Jessica Peters had a busy family life and a job in school administration with no plans to change careers – until she met the midwife who delivered her second...

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MKUH Maternity Services Rated ‘Good’ by the Care Quality Commission

The Trust is delighted to announce today that, following an inspection of services in March 2023, MKUH Maternity Services have been rated ‘Good’ by the Care Quality Commission (CQC)....

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Belle and Olly

Belle the dog proves to be the pawfect birthing partner

Originally published in MK Citizen, 19/06/2023 Meet Belle – the assistance dog who guided her owner through pregnancy, birth and caring for a new baby. Belle is the first...

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Maternal Mental Health Awareness Week 2023

This week (1st – 7th May) is Maternal Mental Health Awareness Week and our specialist mental health midwives and Perinatal Mental Health team will be holding a stand in...

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Important Information

Milton Keynes University Hospital continues to offer Entonox during labour amongst concerns

You may have seen concerns raised recently at other NHS organisations around the use of Entonox (also known as gas and air) in Maternity services in England.  We understand...

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CQC

CQC inspection of maternity services – 8-9 March 2023

The Care Quality Commission (CQC) will be visiting the hospital site to carry out an inspection of maternity services on Wednesday, 8 March and Thursday, 9 March 2023. This...

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Jan Clift

Supporting families with a baby on NNU

Having a baby who requires admission to the neonatal unit can be a worrying and confusing time for new parents. Most parents don’t imagine that their baby will be...

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