Countess of Chester Hospital: Perinatal Mortality

Department of Health and Social Care written question – answered am ar 23 Mai 2024.

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Photo of David Davis David Davis Ceidwadwyr, Haltemprice and Howden

To ask the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, how many newborns died at the Countess of Chester hospital's neonatal unit in (a) 2013, (b) 2014, (c) 2015, (d) 2016, (e) 2017 and (f) 2018, broken down by month.

Photo of David Davis David Davis Ceidwadwyr, Haltemprice and Howden

To ask the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, how many newborns died at the Countess of Chester hospital's maternity unit in (a) 2013, (b) 2014, (c) 2015, (d) 2016, (e) 2017 and (f) 2018, broken down by month.

Photo of Maria Caulfield Maria Caulfield The Parliamentary Under-Secretary for Health and Social Care, Parliamentary Under Secretary of State (Department for Business and Trade) (Minister for Women)

This information is not held in the format requested.

The number of neonatal deaths at the Countess of Chester Hospital is available publicly at the following link:

https://www.whatdotheyknow.com/request/neonatal_deaths_and_fois#incoming-1255362

Additionally, data published by the Mothers and Babies: Reducing Risk through Audits and Confidential Enquiries across the UK (MBRRACE-UK) programme can be filtered by Trust, including the Countess of Chester Hospital NHS Foundation Trust. Data published by MBRRACE-UK which shows the neonatal mortality rate for the Countess of Chest Hospital NHS Foundation Trust for the years 2013 to 2018 can be found at the following link:

https://www.npeu.ox.ac.uk/mbrrace-uk/reports/perinatal-mortality-surveillance

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