Case Number 3608
Request Date 01/05/2014
Completion Date 09/06/2014

 

Details of the Request

  1. The policies held by Ashford and St Peters Hospital about post natal birth reflection.
     
  2. If there is a standard form that is completed a copy of a blank one.
     
  3. Policies relating to training for post natal birth reflections. If there is not a policy for the training can you confirm that specific training is given and in what format (i.e in house, external or e-learning).
     
  4. Is there refresher training for birth reflections and if so how regular?
     
  5. The policies held by Ashford and St Peters Hospital about post natal debriefings.
     
  6. If there is a standard form that is completed a copy of a blank one.
     
  7. Policies relating to training for post natal debriefings. If there is not a policy for the training can you confirm that specific training is given and in what format (i.e in house, external or e-learning).
     
  8. Is there refresher training for debriefing and if so how regular?

 

Details of the Response

1) The policies held by Ashford and St Peters Hospital about post natal birth reflection.

The Trust has no formal policy on post natal birth reflection.

 

2) If there is a standard form that is completed a copy of a blank one.

The ‘Application for Access to Health Records’ was sent to the requester.

 

3) Policies relating to training for post natal birth reflections. If there is not a policy for the training can you confirm that specific training is given and in what format (i.e in house, external or e-learning).

There is no specific training for birth reflections. However in-house training with the more straightforward birth reflections is being undertaken.

 

4) Is there refresher training for birth reflections and if so how regular?

No

 

5) The policies held by Ashford and St Peters Hospital about post natal debriefings.

The Trust has no formal policy on post natal debriefings.

 

6) If there is a standard form that is completed a copy of a blank one.

N/A

 

7) Policies relating to training for post natal debriefings. If there is not a policy for the training can you confirm that specific training is given and in what format (i.e in house, external or e-learning).

The Trust has a Birth Reflection/Counselling Support Midwife who is a trained counsellor, a couples’ counsellor and also a psychotherapist

 

8) Is there refresher training for debriefing and if so how regular?

No