Sunday Times – ‘Mums at risk as hospitals send them home late’

Sunday Times - 'Mums at risk as hospitals send them home late'

Our investigation for the Sunday Times revealed thousands of new mums are sent home from maternity wards in the early hours. Maternity experts warned sending exhausted women home in the middle of the night with newborns puts people at risk, and warned a shortage of midwives and lack of investment in services has left maternity care at ‘make or break point’.

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