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The QCMB has created a number of different information resources for women and their families regarding pregnancy, labour, birth and post-birth. Click here for more information.
The QCMB has created a number of different information resources for health professionals. Click here for more information.
The QCMB is pleased to announce they will be jointly hosting, with QAIHC and IUIH, the Queensland Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Birthing Summit to be held on Thursday December 5, 2013.
This summit follows on from successful Rural Birth Summits previously held in Toowoomba, Rockhampton, Cairns, Mount Isa and Townsville.
The aim of the Summit is to improve the maternity care experiences of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander women across Queensland.
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Private hospital mothers miss out on postnatal support
02/12/13 3 days ago
Post-natal care is failing to meet the needs of Queensland women and their families. And mothers who give birth in private hospitals report being worse off than their public hospital counterparts. University of Queensland research has revealed significant deficiencies in the quality of care women receive after having a baby.
Summit to strengthen birthing in rural and remote Queensland
30/09/13 66 days ago
Mt Isa is holding a unique Rural Birth Summit with the aim of strengthening birth services in the region. Hosted by The University of Queensland’s Queensland Centre for Mothers & Babies (QCMB), the summit will bring together parents, doctors, midwives, politicians and bureaucrats to find ...
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