yourexperience.ie is the home of the National Care Experience Programme, a joint initiative from the Health Information and Quality Authority (HIQA), the Health Service Executive (HSE) and the Department of Health. We ask people about their experiences of care in order to improve the quality of health and social care services in Ireland. For more information, please click here.
The results of the National Maternity Experience Survey 2020 show that most women had a positive experience of maternity care. However, a number of areas needing improvement were identified, including provision of information on mental health, involvement in decision-making, and support with feeding
The hub contains a suite of resources to help you to develop your own surveys, including e-learning modules, presentations and guidance. It also contains information on research projects that utilise data from the National Care Experience Programme surveys. To go to the Survey Hub, please click on the link below.
Watch these videos to see what representatives of women using maternity services have to say about the results of the National Maternity Experience Survey 2020. Edel Quirke, representative of women using maternity...