Maternity publications

Standards, guidelines and other useful publications on maternity services in New Zealand.

Publications

  • Published 07 November 2018
    These tables present a summary of fetal and infant deaths, with a focus on deaths and stillbirths registered in 2015. Information presented includes demographic information (eg, ethnicity and sex), cause of death, gestation and birthweight, as well as deaths classified as sudden infant death syndrome (SIDS) and sudden unexpected death in infancy (SUDI).
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    Published 23 August 2018
    This report presents the activities and recommendations of the National Maternity Monitoring Group (NMMG) in their fifth year of operation, 2016/17
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    Published 27 February 2018
    The New Zealand Maternity Clinical Indicators present comparative maternity interventions and outcomes data for pregnant women and their babies, by maternity facility and district health board region.
  • Published 31 October 2017
    These tables present a summary of fetal and infant deaths, with a focus on deaths and stillbirths registered in 2014
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    Published 09 August 2017
    The Report on Maternity 2015 provides health statistics about women giving birth, their pregnancy and childbirth experience and the characteristics of live-born babies in New Zealand. The focus is on births in 2015
  • Published 29 June 2017
    These tables present a summary of fetal and infant deaths, with a focus on deaths and stillbirths registered in 2013 with the Births, Deaths and Marriages Registry.
  • Delivering Better Public Services: A Good Start to Life.
    Published 09 June 2017
    This publication sets out the Government’s plans for achieving Better Public Service Results 2 and 3. The overall aim is to ensure that every child in New Zealand gets a good start to life.
  • Published 21 December 2016
    This publication presents the outcomes evaluation of the maternal and child health services integration pilots run in three District Health Boards (DHBs) across a two year period (2014-2016). 
  • National Maternity Monitoring Group Annual Report 2016
    Published 16 December 2016
    This report presents the activities and recommendations of the National Maternity Monitoring Group in their third year of operation, 2015/16.
  • New Zealand Maternity Clinical Indicators 2015 cover
    Published 16 December 2016
    The New Zealand Maternity Clinical Indicators present comparative maternity interventions and outcomes data for pregnant women and their babies by maternity facility and district health board region.
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