Changes to pregnancy care 'not exactly rocket science'

In its report the health watchdog NICE recommends the following changes, adding that some are "not exactly rocket science".

  • More weekend and out-of-hours services for women at risk
  • Separate those who are having a baby from those who are losing a baby
  • Help women who do not access medical help readily, such as recent migrants, refugees and asylum seekers


Support for 'risk' pregnancies

Women at risk of miscarriage or ectopic pregnancy should be given more support and information, according to the health watchdog. A report by NICE says medical staff should be given specific training.