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Safety, Equity and Engagement in Maternity Services.

Newcastle upon Tyne, UK: Care Quality Commission; September 2021.

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January 12, 2022

Newcastle upon Tyne, UK: Care Quality Commission; September 2021.

The safety of maternity care is threatened by inequity. This report analyzes a set of United Kingdom investigation reports to identify issues affecting maternity care to determine their prevalence elsewhere in the system. Problems identified include poor leadership and teamwork, as well as learning and cross-service collaboration.