Improving maternity services with digital records

The Digital Maternity Cymru programme will help to deliver digital maternity records for clinicians and for people using maternity services across Wales.


The team are carrying out research with clinicians and for people who use maternity services. The research will help us to understand:  

Doing this helps us to start finding ways to improve the overall service.

The problem we’re solving 

Currently the maternity service in Wales relies heavily on paper-based clinical records. 

Introducing digital maternity records can improve maternity services by:  


A multidisciplinary team set up by Digital Health and Care Wales are delivering the programme.  

Team members from CDPS are working on service design and user research.