Maternity Safety Support Programme

The national Maternity Safety Support Programme (MSSP), provided to maternity services, was launched in September 2017. Maternity services are formally entered onto the programme if they are rated requires improvement or inadequate in the well led and/or the safe domains by the Care Quality Commission.

The maternity services that are on the MSSP are listed by region below.

Region Trust name Entry date
East of England Princess Alexandra Harlow
North West Anglia Foundation Trust
West Suffolk NHS Trust
Mid Essex NHS Foundation Trust
Bedford Hospitals NHS Trust
East Suffolk and North Essex Foundation Trust
June 2020
January 2020
January 2020
June 2020
November 2020
June 2021
London Homerton NHS Foundation Trust
London North West University Healthcare
Barking havering and Redbridge NHS Trust
July 2020
July 2021
October 2021
Midlands United Lincolnshire Hospitals Trust
Shrewsbury and Telford NHS Trust
Nottingham University Hospitals
Worcester Royal Hospitals
June 2020
July 2018
October 2020
March 2021
North East and Yorkshire North Lincoln and Goole
Bradford NHS Trust
Sunderland and South Tyneside
Sheffield Teaching Hospital
June 2020
June 2020
June 2020
March 2021
North West Morecambe Bay University Hospitals
Countess of Chester
August 2021
June 2022
South East East Kent NHS Trust
Oxford NHS Trust
University Hospitals Sussex NHS Trust
Hampshire Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust
December 2019
November 2021
January 2022
March 2022
South West Salisbury Foundation Trust
Gloucestershire NHS Foundation Trust
August 2021
July 2022