Your baby's care - measuring standards and improving neonatal care (2019)

One in seven babies born in the UK will spend at least a few days in hospital in a neonatal unit which specialises in looking after babies who are born early, with a low weight or who have a medical condition that needs specialist treatment.
NNAP Your baby's care - measuring standards and improving neonatal care 2019 | RCPCH audits | HQIP | "This photo was taken for last year's World Prematurity Day. It is a picture of Henry in his pre-school uniform at two years old holding a picture of himself on the unit. I love this picture because it really demonstrates how far he has come." - Nicki Cooper, mother

This is a guide for parents and carers to the National Neonatal Audit Programme (NNAP) 2019 Annual Report on 2018 data, available in both English and Welsh.

The photos and quotes included in Your baby's care were sent to us by families who entered our photo competition. We'd like to say a huge thank you to the families who shared their experiences of neonatal care and beautiful images with us.