Communication and clinical handover in maternity services guideline
This detailed and extensive guideline document Has been developed by the Irish National Clinical Effectiveness Committee. It provides an in-depth review of the evidence relating to clinical handover particularly in maternity services from both an Irish and international perspective.
The document presents a set of detailed clinical guidelines and recommendations for best practice. These detail requirements at an organisational level and roles and responsibilities across the entire organisation, as well as specific recommendations for conduct and content of clinical handover processes.