Survey: Expectant mums, new parents asked how they wish to receive information about their pregnancy care choices

Expectant and new mums in Scarborough and Ryedale are being asked for their views on how information about their pregnancy and childbirth care options should be shared with them and their families. The Humber, Coast and Vale Maternity Voices Partnership Group is a network of independent, parent-led groups which bring together women and their famili [...]

Work continues to improve mental health services for new and expectant mums

Mental health services for new and expectant mums in Scarborough and Ryedale and other parts of the Humber and Yorkshire region are continuing to be developed courtesy of NHS funding worth hundreds of thousands of pounds. Having secured a share of a £23 million nationwide investment announced by NHS England in 2018, the Humber, Coast and Vale Healt [...]

Assurances over Scarborough Hospital future

You may have seen recent social media posts or heard rumours about the future of Scarborough Hospital. York Teaching Hospital NHS Foundation Trust, Scarborough and Ryedale CCG and East Riding CCG, working under the auspices of the Humber, Coast and Vale Health and Care Partnership, are undertaking an independent review of the configuration of Scarb [...]

Changes to maternity service at Scarborough Hospital

From 1 April 2017 the midwifery-led unit (MLU) at Scarborough Hospital will be combined with the hospital’s main maternity unit. Women will still be able to have a midwifery-led birth in Scarborough Hospital as all of the maternity services currently offered will continue to be available. Patrick Crowley, Chief Executive of York Teaching Hospital N [...]