Neonatal News Flash

Neonatal Palliative Care Nurse Role – Cheshire & Merseyside 

Liverpool Women’s hospital in collaboration with Ickle Pickles Charity are offering an exciting and rare opportunity for an experienced Neonatal Nurse to make a difference to neonatal palliative care across Cheshire & Merseyside.

For more information about the role please click here or contact: Jennifer Deeney or Valerie Irving on 0151 708 9988 ext. 1466/4091

NNA Nurse of the year award – you have until 31st Oct to nominate!! follow the link below…

NWNODN Perinatal Mental Health study Day 26th Nov & 4th Dec: we are excited to announce an interactive study day lead by perinatal mental health specialists with support from Bliss & NICU parents. Click here for more information.

 

Alder Hey Children’s Hospital Reach for the Stars Charity Appeal! Buy your Pyjamas now & support this wonderful Children’s Hospital!!

 

SPOONS Neonatal Family Support Charity- check out their great new website supporting NICU families!!

NWNODN Cooling Study Days: network study days have been held at Royal Bolton & Royal Oldham hospitals to improve education and training around the treatment of HIE, including the use of CFM and mark the launch of the new NWNODN Cooling Guideline! More dates are being released for 2019 …please go to the events section for more information!!

 

NWNODN Teddy Bear’s Picnic: on Saturday 21st July the ODN team and families from across the north west involved in the network Parent Advisory Group (PAG), came together for lots of fun at a Teddy Bear’s picnic! There was face painting, crafts, lots of playing and of course chocolate cake!!! To see more pictures & to find out more about joining the PAG please click here

 

 

 

National Neonatal Audit Programme (NNAP) 2018 Report: on 2017 Data is out now! click here to view NNAP on-line

 

Network Up-date on the Countess of Chester Investigation: Following media coverage and the statement released by Cheshire Police following investigation into deaths on the neonatal unit at Countess of Chester Hospital, the NWNODN is working closely with colleagues at the Countess of Chester and the wider network to support both families and staff. For more information on support available please click here

Providing high quality
neonatal care to babies
and their families

The North West Neonatal Operational Delivery Network (NWNODN)  aims to provide high quality neonatal care to babies and their families. Within the NWNODN there are twenty-two neonatal units and one neonatal transport service all providing twenty-four hour care for sick and premature neonates.The work undertaken by the NWNODN is clinician led with the best interest of neonates and their families at the heart of all we undertake.

Upcoming events

  • 23 Nov 2018

    Hands on Essential Paediatric ECG Course

    Hands on Essential Paediatric ECG Course – 23rd November 2018 Cost £170 RCPCH has approved this activity for CPD in accordance…
  • 26 Nov 2018

    NW Neonatal Perinatal Mental Health Study Day

    NW Neonatal Perinatal Mental Health Study Day – Monday 26 November – 09.30am to 3.30pm – Jubilee Suite, Orford Jubilee Neighbourhood Hub,…
  • 30 Nov 2018

    Neonatal Nurses Association Conference 2018

    NNA Conference – “Caring for our Future” with Keynote Speaker Inga Warren Date: 30th November Venue: HILTON HOTEL, EAST MIDLANDS AIRPORT…
  • 04 Dec 2018

    NW Neonatal Perinatal Mental Health Study Day

    NW Neonatal Perinatal Mental Health Study Day – Tuesday 4 December 2018 – 9.30am – 3.30pm – Venue The Bridge…
  • 12 Dec 2018

    NLS Instructor day by Resuscitation Council (UK)

    NLS Instructor day by Resuscitation Council (UK) DATE AND TIME: Wed 12 December 2018 09:00 – 16:00 GMT LOCATION: Kings…
  • 15 Jan 2019

    Therapeutic Hypothermia and Cerebral Function Monitoring Study Day

    Therapeutic Hypothermia and Cerebral Function Monitoring Study Day  15th January  2019  Royal Oldham Hospital, Dinwoodie Simulation Centre (Next to Outpatients B) For medical…
  • 18 Jan 2019

    Family Integrated Care and Neonatal Safeguarding Study Day

    Family Integrated Care and Neonatal Safeguarding Study Day – 18th January 2019 The Royal Oldham Hospital, Education Centre (facing entrance…
  • 29 Jan 2019

    North West Neonatal Study Day 2019

    Haydock Park Racecourse, Newton-le-Willows, WA10 0HQ.  https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/north-west-neonatal-study-day-2019-tickets-51800587953   The study day is aimed at all neonatal and paediatric medical and nursing…
  • 06 Feb 2019

    End of life study day

    End of life study day  Venue: Arrowe Park hospital Date: 6th Feb 2019. The day is open to ST3+ doctors and…
  • 11 Mar 2019

    Bliss mental health and the impact this has on parents, families and staff.

    Bliss mental health and the impact this has on parents, families and staff. Bliss and expert speakers from across the…
  • 21 Mar 2019

    BPNA NeoNATE Course Liverpool

    BPNA NeoNATE Course  Liverpool, UK – 21-22 March 2019 Book your place at: https://www.bpna.org.uk/ecomm_product_view.php?courseid=342 This is a 2-day practical course for anyone who looks after…

Find your local Unit

Hospitals often have a unit or ward dedicated to caring for babies who require additional support after birth, which cannot be provided on the Maternity wards.

These are often referred to in different ways such as the Special Care Baby Unit (SCBU), Neonatal Unit (NNU) or Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU)

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NURSE OF THE YEAR AWARD 2018

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Join the Neonatal Nurses Association (NNA)

The Neonatal Nurses Association (NNA) http://www.nna.org.uk/ The Neonatal Nurses Association was established over 40 years ago in 1977 by Beryl Chadney, a senior nurse at the Department of Health. She selected a…

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