Resources

“Brilliant, I really like the format – an ‘at a glance’ visual picture of our completed reviews” CDOP Co-ordinator (Data Monitoring Reports)

NCMD hosts a range of resources for CDOPs and other health and social care professionals working in Child Death Review (please note that information for bereaved families can be found here)…

COVID-19

Information for professionals

FREE CDR webinars

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Publications

Publications from NCMD including annual and themed reports, journal publications, impact reports and more are listed below…

More publications: here.

NCMD publishes first annual report

NCMD publishes first annual report

The NCMD national data collection and analysis system is the first of its kind anywhere in the world to record comprehensive data, standardised across the country, on the circumstances of children’s deaths.

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CDR guidance

We publish a range of guidance to support CDOPs and Child Death Review (CDR) professionals to deliver a robust CDR process…

More guidance: here.

Webinars/events

We run a regular series of FREE webinars for CDR professionals – see details below…

More information: Details of how to obtain recordings as well as more information about our next webinar can be found here.

CDR data 2019/20

CDR data 2019/20

NCMD’s webinar on Child Death Review (CDR) data for 2019/20 took place on 24 November 2020…

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CDR webinar, 23 June 2020

CDR webinar, 23 June 2020

CDR webinar on subjects raised by CDR professionals including babies born pre 22 weeks and swabs, with the latest information from NCMD and more…

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Newsletters

Read our quarterly newsletters – see below…

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CDR newsletter, January 2021

CDR newsletter, January 2021

The January 2021 edition of NCMD’s CDR newsletter is out now, with updates on our up-and-coming reports, safety alerts, the deadline for CDR data submission for 2021 and more…

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Newsletter, October 2020

Newsletter, October 2020

The October 2020 edition of the NCMD newsletter-with updates on COVID-19, NCMD’s latest report (out November), CDR resources, sector news and more..,

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Newsletter, July 2020

Newsletter, July 2020

The July edition of the NCMD newsletter, with updates on COVID-19, new guidance on notifications, clarifications around pregnancy and birth, and much more..,

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Newsletter, March 2020

Newsletter, March 2020

News and updates from NCMD from January to March 2020. Find out more about our response to COVID-19, database updates, LSCB1, and free online and printed resources, among other things…

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Newsletter, December 2019

Newsletter, December 2019

News and updates from NCMD from September to December 2019. Find out more about our first webinar for CDOP professionals and our up-and-coming quarterly monitoring reports, among other things…

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Other resources

Find below a range of other resources from NCMD including safety notices, videos and blog articles (for a full list of each, use the links)…

Open windows

Open windows

Be aware of the danger of leaving windows open, particularly as this becomes more common during the COVID pandemic.

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Fireworks

Fireworks

Take care when using fireworks – some simple steps will help you to stay safe…

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Baby sleeping bags

Baby sleeping bags

Baby sleeping bags are a good option but it is important that they are manufactured to the highest standard…

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