08 September 2020
Midwifery Continuity of Carer (MCOC) is one part of a wideranging reform of UK maternity services which aim to improve outcomes and experience of care for women and babies. Student midwives have an important role to play in its implementation.
10 February 2020
This short document takes a look at how the role of the MSW can best be
embedded into new models of maternity care that are built around continuity.
It is not detailed guidance, but a starting point to spark local discussions and
26 September 2019
Good rostering practice is key to ensuring the success of a midwifery
continuity team. While there are contractual and legislative elements to
rostering which must be complied with, getting teams to develop rosters
together is equally ...
01 November 2018
This paper discusses continuity of carer and articulates the RCM's position. The RCM supports the aim that midwifery continuity of carer across the maternity journey should be the central model of maternity care for women.