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08 Dec 2021

Greater insights into the longer-term impact of COVID-19 in the Victorian community as well as the effect of vaccination on health outco

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  • Infection prevention and control
05 Aug 2021

Preliminary data shows that tracked health outcomes for pregnant women and new babies were not significantly impacted by the pandemic and related changes in service delivery. 

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  • Maternity and newborn
30 Jun 2021

Safer Care Victoria is looking for women who have experienced a third- or fourth-degree perineal tear to help us improve birthing outcomes for Victorians.

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  • Clinical/acute care
  • Maternity and newborn
28 Jun 2021

New clinical guidance released today will help maternity and newborn professionals provide consistent advice to new parents about how to reduce the risks of sudden unexpected deaths in infancy (SUDI).

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  • Clinical/acute care
  • Maternity and newborn
21 Jun 2021

Safer Care Victoria has released two key guidelines to support the labour and birthing choices of Victorian women and families.

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  • Clinical/acute care
  • Maternity and newborn
23 Apr 2021

Applications are now closed.

Victoria’s longest standing mortality and morbidity council is seeking up to 14 new members, with a special call for people who can help address health outcomes for vulnerable populations.

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  • Incident response/review
  • Maternity and newborn
04 Mar 2021

New clinical pathways that have proven to reduce harm from sepsis are now available for Victorian clinicians.

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  • Infection prevention and control
03 Mar 2021

New resources will help guide parents through difficult decisions if their baby is born extremely premature at 22 to 24 weeks.

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  • Maternity/neonatal
25 Jan 2021

While Victoria and Australia experience some of the lowest maternal, perinatal and child mortality rates internationally, vulnerable women and children continue to experience poorer healthcare outcomes, the latest maternity and childhood data report reveals.

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  • Maternity and newborn
24 Jul 2020
The revised restrictions on hospital maternity visitors are based on the advice from Safer Care Victoria and our state's leading maternity experts - our most senior obstetricians and midwives.... Read more...
  • Maternity and newborn