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Starting in 2022

Expressions of interest to join our expert working group are now open. Read more 


Post-partum haemorrhage (PPH) is the leading cause of maternal mortality worldwide. In Victoria, it was the cause of 35 per cent of all severe acute maternal morbidity reported in 2019. Research suggests that it is often avoidable. 

This collaborative aims to improve outcomes for mothers across Victoria, working with the Institute for Healthcare Improvement and partnering health services. It will run from February 2022 to April 2023.


To reduce the rate of primary PPH from an intended vaginal birth in participating health services.

Page last updated: 10 Sep 2021

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