Safer Baby Bundle

The Safer Baby Bundle (SBB) is a group of evidence-based interventions that produce superior results when delivered together. These interventions have been endorsed by international and Australian experts. The bundle elements include:

  • smoking cessation support
  • improved detection and management of impaired fetal growth
  • increasing awareness and management of women with decreased fetal movements
  • provision of maternal safe sleeping advice
  • improved decision-making around timing of birth for women with risk factors.

Implementation of the bundle in Queensland is designed to reduce preventable stillbirths, create awareness of associated risk factors, and encourage clinicians to apply the bundle of care to every pregnant woman.

These Queensland Health facilities are currently participating in SBB implementation:

  • Ayr Hospital
  • Beaudesert Hospital
  • Biloela Hospital
  • Bundaberg Hospital
  • Caboolture Hospital
  • Charleville Hospital
  • Charters Towers Hospital
  • Cooktown Hospital
  • Dalby Hospital
  • Emerald Hospital
  • Gladstone Hospital
  • Gold Coast University Hospital
  • Goondiwindi Hospital
  • Gympie Hospital
  • Hervey Bay Hospital
  • Hughenden Hospital
  • Ingham Hospital
  • Ipswich Hospital
  • Kingaroy Hospital
  • Logan Hospital
  • Longreach Hospital
  • Mackay Hospital
  • Magnetic Island
  • Mater Mothers' Hospital
  • Mount Isa Hospital
  • Redland Hospital
  • Richmond Hospital
  • Rockhampton Hospital
  • Roma Hospital
  • Royal Brisbane & Women's Hospital
  • St George Hospital
  • Stanthorpe Hospital
  • Sunshine Coast University Hospital
  • Thursday Island Hospital
  • Toowoomba Hospital
  • Townsville University Hospital
  • Warwick Hospital

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Last updated: 20 February 2020