The Maternity and Children Quality Improvement Collaborative focuses on improving outcomes for babies, children and their mothers.
A mum’s personal story that demonstrates how MCQIC is improving outcomes for mothers and babies.
Read more about Neonatal Care.
Children and young people have been at the centre of policy in Scotland over recent years, with a clear recognition that the future of our nation is dependent on the health and well-being of our children. The SPSP Paediatric programme is currently focussing on reducing unplanned admissions to Paediatric Intensive Care Units (PICU), Ventilator Associated Pneumonia (VAP) and central venous catheter related blood stream infections.
- National Publications
SPSP Maternity & Children - End of phase report (PDF) (Published by Healthcare Improvement Scotland, August 2016)
ihub Impact Report (PDF) (Published by Healthcare Improvement Scotland, January 2019)
- MCQIC Learning Sessions
The March 2019 event focused on all share, all learn and the presentations and photos for the day can be found here
- Quality Improvement (QI) Awards
The awards are open to those delivering quality improvement work through the Maternity and Children’s Quality Improvement Collaborative (MCQIC), part of Healthcare Improvement Scotland, and the Scottish Government’s Children and Young People Improvement Collaborative (CYPIC).
The 2019 awards attracted a wide range of strong and innovative projects across nine categories, illustrating ways in which local people and teams have improved health, early years and family services and schools.
The QI Awards videos of those shortlisted can be viewed here: https://www.cypic.co.uk/2019-shortlist/
Winners of the 2019 awards were announced at the QI Awards ceremony on Tuesday 12th November at the Radisson Blu in Glasgow.
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