Good Practice Papers are produced by the Joint Standing Committee for Patient Safety.
Below, you can browse Good Practice Papers by year published, or by title in the section navigator.
This document has been archived. Please refer to the RCOG's Better for Women report.
Registration of Stillbirths and Certification for Pregnancy Loss Before 24 Weeks of Gestation (Good Practice No. 4)
This document has been archived. Please refer to the European Society of Cardiology guideline Cardiovascular Diseases during Pregnancy (Management of) Guidelines.
Management of Women with Mental Health Issues during Pregnancy and the Postnatal Period (Good Practice No. 14)
This document provides guidance on the diagnosis and management of postnatal depression.
This guidance shares good practice on effective handover of teams.
This document has been archived. Please refer to the Academy of Medical Royal Colleges Return to Practice Guidance.
This document has been archived. Please refer to NICE guideline [NG192] Caesarean Birth.
This document provides guidance for those responsible for implementing the expansion of consultant presence on the labour ward.
Gynaecology: Emergency Services Standards of Practice and Service Organisation (Good Practice No. 9)
This guidance sets out the principles for service organisation and delivery of emergency gynaecology.
This Good Practice Paper has been archived and replaced by the workforce report "Roles and Responsibilities of a Consultant".
This document urges all maternity units to use the Maternity Dashboard to plan and improve their maternity services.
The Role of Emergency and Elective Interventional Radiology in Postpartum Haemorrhage (Good Practice No. 6)
This document has been archived.
Please see the Human Tissue Authority (HTA) guidance on the disposal of pregnancy remains following pregnancy loss or termination (PDF).
Minimum Standards in Respect of Elective Work Performed during a Consultant’s Absence (Good Practice No. 3)
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