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Woman-centred care: Strategic directions for Australian maternity services

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Publication date: 
5 November 2019
Last updated: 
9 March 2021
Publication type: 
Strategy or framework
Intended audience: 
General public

This document provides directions around what consumers should expect from maternity services.

It aims to ensure that Australian maternity services are equitable, safe, woman-centred, informed and evidence-based.

The document includes values, principles and strategic directions that are based on current evidence and feedback provided by women and health professionals.