May 5, 2022

SPN Newsletter – Issue 18, April 2022

Welcome to issue 18 of the Scottish Perinatal Newsletter. We hope you find our newsletters useful for keeping up to date with the work of the Network, wider developments, conferences, training and other opportunities. If you have news you think we should add please let us know via nss.perinatalnetwork@nhs.scot. You can also tag us on … Continued

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April 1, 2022

Scottish Perinatal Network Newsletter – Issue 17 – March 2022

  Time flies, it’s the end of March and that means it’s time for another Scottish Perinatal Network Newsletter! We try to share our work, information we think might be relevant or useful, and events relating to the perinatal world. There are several conferences coming up, many with “early bird discounts” ending soon, so do … Continued

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March 1, 2022

Scottish Perinatal Network Newsletter Issue 16

Ahead of the weekend we are pleased to share this month’s newsletter with you: Scottish Perinatal Newsletter – Issue 16 February 2022This month we particularly want to highlight two features with rather imminent deadlines: MCQIC are recruiting for a clinical lead in obstetrics and the application deadline is 8th of March, and the miscarriage roundtable event registration is now open, but … Continued

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February 3, 2022

Scottish Perinatal Network Newsletter Issue 15

  Dear Colleagues, Happy new year! We hope you had a lovely time over the festive season Scottish Perinatal Network Newsletter – Issue 15 January 2022 Please find above the link to Issue 15 of the SPN Newsletter, our first for 2022. Within you should find the following topics covered: Scottish Perinatal Network Updates: COVID … Continued

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December 22, 2021

Scottish Perinatal Network Newsletter Issue 14

    Scottish Perinatal Network Newsletter – Issue 14: December 2021   Dear colleague, Welcome to the December 2021 edition of the Scottish Perinatal Network newsletter. We wish you all a happy, healthy festive season and year to come. Your feedback is important to us and helps us make the newsletter work for you.   Please … Continued

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November 30, 2021

Scottish Perinatal Network Newsletter Issue 13

Welcome to issue 13 of the Scottish Perinatal Newsletter.  Newsletter link and featured articles this month: SPN Newsletter Issue 13, November 2021 Featured articles: National Maternity Network Update National Neonatal Network Update Scottish Perinatal Network Update Save the Dates/CPD Accredited Events: A new multidisciplinary approach to supporting parents and the needs of high-risk babies: Outcomes and … Continued

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October 29, 2021

Scottish Perinatal Network Newsletter Issue 12

Welcome to issue 12 of the Scottish Perinatal Newsletter, October 2021. Newsletter link and featured articles this month: SPN Newsletter Issue 12, October 2021 Featured articles: National Maternity Network Update National Neonatal Network Update Scottish Perinatal Network Update Save the Dates/CPD Accredited Events: Progress Educational Trust – Screening of Newborn Babies UK Association for Milk … Continued

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October 1, 2021

Scottish Perinatal Network Newsletter Issue 11

Welcome to issue 11 of the Scottish Perinatal Newsletter, September 2021. Newsletter link and featured articles this month: SPN Newsletter Issue 11, September 2021 National Networks Updates Remote Blood Pressure Monitoring and Pregnancy International Confederation of Midwives Update Proposal to add Folic Acid to Flour Consultation Response Covid-19 Vaccine dose interval study for pregnant women … Continued

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September 1, 2021

Scottish Perinatal Network Newsletter Issue 10

Issue 10 of the Scottish Perinatal Network newsletter is now available. Click here to access the following featured articles: Remote Pulse Oximetry Monitoring and Pregnancy Covid-19 Vaccination and Pregnancy Scottish Obstetric Cardiology Network (SOCN) Leaflets Neonatal Network Monthly Virtual Grand Round Network National Badger User Group Neonatal Network September Meeting Schedule National Neonatal Audit Programme … Continued

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July 30, 2021

Scottish Perinatal Network Newsletter Issue 9

Welcome to issue 9 of the Scottish Perinatal Newsletter, July 2021.  Newsletter link and featured articles this month: SPN Newsletter Issue 9 July 2021 National Networks Updates Remote Blood Pressure Monitoring and Pregnancy Remote Pulse Oximetry Monitoring and Pregnancy Professional Appointment Opportunity: Scottish Member Representative for RCOG Patient Safety Committee Covid-19 Vaccination and Pregnancy National … Continued

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July 2, 2021

Scottish Perinatal Network Newsletter Issue 8

Issue 8 of the Scottish Perinatal Network newsletter is now available. Click here to access the following featured articles: Home Blood Pressure and Urine Monitoring New Home Monitoring and NHS Near Me Pages on NHS Inform NHS Scotland Maternity Services Covid-19 Survey Scottish Early Pregnancy Network (SEPN) – Progesterone and Miscarriage Webinar AHP Forum Developmental … Continued

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May 31, 2021

Scottish Perinatal Network Newsletter Issue 7

Welcome to issue 7 of the Scottish Perinatal Newsletter, May 2021.  Link and featured articles below: SPN Newsletter Issue 7 May 2021 Evaluation of Home Blood Pressure Monitoring International Day of the Midwife 2021 – Sharing the Learning Covid-19 Vaccine Study, Pregnant Women Lead Research Midwife/ Nurse vacancy New RCN Guidance on Caring for Women … Continued

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May 12, 2021

Scottish Perinatal Network Newsletter Issue 6

Issue 6 of the Scottish Perinatal Network newsletter is now available. Click this link to access the following featured articles: National Maternity Network Introductory Meetings with Boards and Next Steps COVID-19 Vaccines and Pregnancy – Updated Guidance Evaluation of Home Blood Pressure Monitoring Evaluation of NHS Near Me Getting Maternity Services Right for Young Parents … Continued

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April 15, 2021

Rare and Undiagnosed Conditions – supporting newborns and their families, Saturday 22nd May 2021

Have you had a baby born in the last year with a rare or undiagnosed condition? Feeling a bit overwhelmed and lost? You are not alone.  The Office for Rare Conditions has organised a free online information event where you can meet other parents and hear about their personal experiences of having a baby with … Continued

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April 7, 2021

Scottish Perinatal Network Newsletter Issue 5

  Happy Easter!  Issue 5 of the Scottish Perinatal Network (SPN) newsletter has now been published. Link: SPN Newsletter Issue 5 Featured Articles National Maternity Network Update National Neonatal Network Update Perinatal News: – Technology-led Patient Care – RCOG/RCM Guidance v13, and Summary of Key Changes – Perinatal Development Adviser Secondment Opportunity – Perinatal Mental … Continued

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February 26, 2021

Scottish Perinatal Network Newsletter – Issue 4

Issue 4 of the Scottish Perinatal Network newsletter has now been published. In this issue there is an update from both Networks and an informative article about the Scottish Early Pregnancy Network.  Link: SPN Newsletter Issue 4 Featured Articles: NHS Near Me and Home Monitoring Scottish Early Pregnancy Network Neonatal Network Meeting Schedule for March … Continued

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January 29, 2021

Scottish Perinatal Network Newsletter – Issue 3

Issue 3 of the Scottish Perinatal Network newsletter has now been published. In this issue we introduce you to the newly established Strategic Fertility Network for Scotland, and our colleagues from Public Health Scotland share some information about the Maternity and Neonatal Data Hub.  Link: SPN Newsletter Issue 3 Featured Articles: Strategic Fertility Network for … Continued

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January 13, 2021

Neonatal Expense Fund (NEF) – January 2021 Update

If you’re the parent or guardian of a premature or sick newborn baby in a neonatal unit at hospital, you can claim for the costs of travel and food. To download a claim form and for more information on details of what you can claim for and how to claim, please visit: https://www.mygov.scot/neonatal-expenses-fund/ Please note … Continued

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January 12, 2021

Pregnancy, Breastfeeding and the Coronavirus Vaccine – Updated Guidance

The coronavirus (COVID-19) vaccine guidance for pregnant and breastfeeding women has been updated since our last news post in December. Vaccination in pregnancy could be considered where either: your risk of exposure to coronavirus is high and cannot be avoided you have underlying conditions that place you at very high risk of serious complications of … Continued

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December 18, 2020

Scottish Perinatal Newsletter Issue 2

        Issue 2 of the Scottish Perinatal Network (SPN) newsletter has now been published. In this issue we have a round up of 2020 from Senior Programme Manager Carsten Mandt and Festive Summaries from our Lead Clinicians.  Link: SPN Newsletter Issue 2 Featured Articles 2020 Round Up Festive Summaries Signs of Life … Continued

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