Official Statistics

Maternity Services Monthly Statistics Nov 2015

November 2015 monthly publication of experimental statistics from the new Maternity Services Data set.

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Key Facts

Maternity Services Monthly Statistics, England – November 2015, Experimental statistics: Executive Summary

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Maternity Services Monthly Statistics, England – November 2015, Experimental statistics: Provider Analysis

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Maternity Services Monthly Statistics, England – November 2015, Experimental statistics: Reference Data Tables

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Maternity Services Monthly Statistics, England – November 2015, Experimental statistics: CSV data

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Maternity Services Monthly Statistics, England – November 2015, Experimental statistics: Data Quality

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Maternity Services Monthly Statistics, England – November 2015, Experimental statistics: Metadata

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Details

This publication reports on NHS-funded maternity services in England for November 2015. This is the latest release from the new Maternity Services Data Set (MSDS) and will be published on a monthly basis.
 
The MSDS is a patient-level data set that captures key information at each stage of the maternity service care pathway in NHS-funded maternity services, such as those maternity services provided by GP practices and hospitals. The data collected includes mother's demographics, booking appointments, admissions and re-admissions, screening tests, labour and delivery along with baby's demographics, diagnoses and screening tests.
 
The MSDS has been developed to help achieve better outcomes of care for mothers, babies and children. As a 'secondary uses' data set, it re-uses clinical and operational data for purposes other than direct patient care, such as commissioning, clinical audit, research, service planning and performance management at both local and national level. It will provide comparative, mother and child-centric data that will be used to improve clinical quality and service efficiency, and to commission services in a way that improves health and reduces inequalities.
 
These statistics are classified as experimental and should be used with caution. Experimental statistics are new official statistics undergoing evaluation. They are published in order to involve users and stakeholders in their development and as a means to build in quality at an early stage. More information about experimental statistics can be found on the UK Statistics Authority website.
Published 6 April 2016