S5M-11208 – NHS Lanarkshire’s Midwives

Motion Number: S5M-11208
Lodged By: Margaret Mitchell
Date Lodged: 21/03/2018

Title: NHS Lanarkshire’s Midwives

Motion Text: 

That the Parliament congratulates NHS Lanarkshire’s midwives and maternity support workers for being awarded the Kellogg’s All-Bran Award for Midwifery Service of the Year at the Royal College Midwives Annual Midwifery Awards; understands that the awards recognises excellence in significant improvements and innovation in the provision of maternity care; notes that the maternity team has, over the last two years, responded to service user feedback, improving physical ward environments and working patterns for staff; believes that this has resulted in positive outcomes for women, newborn children and their families, and recognises the efforts of the staff to constantly improve the service.