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Maternity Care

Maternal Health Resources

For the year 2018 we will be developing educational resources to support maternity professionals to implement The Best Start: A Five-Year Forward Plan for Maternity and Neonatal Care in Scotland, published by the Scottish Government in January 2017. This review proposes changes to the way maternity and neonatal services are delivered.  Therefore, multi-professional education and training will be required to ensure staff are equipped to take these proposals forward. 

Our resources are hosted in three key areas:

In the Maternal Health Portal on the NES Knowledge Network you can find out about our work, access a wealth of midwifery related journal articles and educational materials, and join our communities of practice.

To access the various Learning resources below visit:


The Scottish Multi-professional maternity development programme courses and resources can be accessed through their website here: