Baby Lifeline - Predict to Prevent
April - we are absolutely delighted to be sponsoring 35 places for midwives from both Jersey and Guernsey to attend the Predict to Prevent training course. This course covers such topics as:-
* identifying women at risk of preterm birth
* prediction and prevention of prematurity
* care of the baby due to be born preterm
* identifying pregnancies at risk of SGA
* optimal methods for diagnosing the small baby
* antenatal identification of babies at risk of stillbirth
* strategies to reduce stillbirth
* optimal assessment of fetal wellbeing: fetal movements, growth
and Doppler scans, antenatal CTG
Course Feedback so far :-
“Thank you for an informative and entertaining day. It has been thought provoking. Very helpful and educational.”
“This is one of the most useful, informative and enjoyable study days I have attended in 25 years of midwifery.”
“This is the best study day I have been to. I feel some of the consultants in our unit would also benefit from attending.”
The feedback received for this course - 99% of clinical delegates marked ‘Very Good’ or ‘Excellent’ for Overall Educational Quality. 100% reported Effective Influence on Practice.
I have often wanted to find a way that Philip’s Footprints could be proactive and actually prevent the death of a baby and this high quality course fits the bill perfectly.
This year sees the start of a busy year for the charity with Nicky Holgate-Smith commencing her 40th Birthday Bucket List Challenge - whilst fundraising for Philip's Footprints.
Nicky has set herself a personal goal to complete her 40th Birthday Bucket List Challenge this year. Events include an abseil from Mont Orgueil in February, a cake sale in March, a 24 hour triathlon, a moonlight walk, sponsored roller blading, 24 hour netball challenge, sewing challenge. More events to be added.