An opportunity has arisen for regional preterm improvement lead. This role is a one-year fixed term contract or secondment from an NHS organisation, working on average 1 PA, (4 hours), per week. As a clinician (doctor, nurse or midwife) experienced in neonatal and/or obstetric/midwifery care this role will provide clinical leadership to Maternity and Neonatal units across the Thames Valley Neonatal Operational Delivery Network and Oxford Academic Health Science Network to deliver an improvement programme for the extreme preterm.
The key areas of work will involve:
- Delivery of the national PReCePT programme
- Improvement in the uptake of antenatal steroids in preterm labour
- Born in the right place – ensuring that the extreme preterm is born in a level three neonatal unit