South East Clinical Senates

Independent, clinical and strategic advice for health systems in the south east

Staffordshire Midwife Led Birth Unit (MLUI)

The Senate was asked to undertake a stage 2 clinical review of the proposed reconfiguration of the Freestanding Midwifery-led Birth Unit at County Hospital: Documentation and evidence submitted by the sponsoring organisation (Stafford and Surrounds Clinical Commissioning Group) was formally reviewed to assess the benefits and risk associated with the options developed for the future MLU services within the local system

Clinical Senate

West Midlands

Status:

Complete

Date:

Jan-18

Types of Work:

Clinical Review

Theme

Acute Reconfiguration

Policy / Documentation

No

Specialised Commissioning

No

STP / ACS Development Plans

No

Urgent & Emergency Care

No

Multiple Clinical Services

No

Children & Maternity

yes

Cardiac

No

Stroke & Vascular

No

Mental Health

No

Respiratory

No

MSK

No

ENT

No

Community Services/ Hubs

No

Diagnostics / Hubs

No

Primary Care

No

Public Health

No

Care Planning

No

Communications

No

Workforce

No

Link to web page or report

http://www.wmscnsenate.nhs.uk/clinical-senate/publications/west-midlands/stage-ii-assurance/