The Local Maternity Systems Transformation Plan

In February 2016 the NHS England Better Births report set out a vision and approach for improving NHS maternity services in England by 2021. The report focuses on seven key themes.


1. Personalised care

2. Continuity of carer

3. Safer care

4. Better postnatal and perinatal mental health care

5. Multi-professional working

6. Working across boundaries

7. A fair payment system for providers