K2MS INFANT-Guardian®

INFANT-Guardian® Delivers:

INFANT-Guardian® is Smart Prevention

Countless maternity reviews and confidential enquiries have identified that human errors and mis-interpretation of the fetal heart rate monitoring are preventing improvements in perinatal outcome. Up to 800 babies a year are stillborn or suffer catastrophic brain damage a year in the UK, with £500m being spent annually by the National Health Service to fund medical malpractice claims.

800
Babies a year are stillborn or suffer catastrophic brain damage a year in the UK.
£500m
is spent annually by the NHS to compensate babies born brain damaged following negligent care.
£200,000
is the average treatment cost per brain damaged baby. One baby saved would pay for INFANT-Guardian® for two years in most hospitals.
£14m
Savings to the NHS when just one clinical negligence claim is avoided.

Saving Lives, Saving Money

  • INFANT-Guardian® generates 100% accurate Payment By Results ensuring hospitals maximise their income.
  • The immediate treatment costs per brain damaged baby is > £200,000. One baby saved would pay for INFANT-Guardian® for two years in most hospitals.
  • Clinical staff costs and legal services staff costs saved as a result of fewer serious case reviews in relation to stillbirths, neonatal deaths and brain damaged babies.

Six reasons why INFANT-Guardian® should be in your Maternity Unit

Reduces Poor Outcomes by 50%

INFANT-Guardian® achieves the Government mandate to the NHS to reduce poor outcomes by 50% by 2030*

Complies

INFANT-Guardian® Complies with the requirements of the NHS ‘Saving Babies’ Lives – A Care Bundle for Reducing Stillbirth’*

Improves Communication

INFANT-Guardian® Addresses the key findings related to improving communication highlighted in the National Maternity Review, Better Births, Improving Outcomes of Maternity Services in England report by Baroness Cumberlege*

Paperless Clinical Record

INFANT-Guardian® achieves the stated aim of the Health Secretary to provide a paperless care environment in Labour and Delivery

Increases Vigilance

INFANT-Guardian® increases senior staff oversight and vigilance that addresses the key findings of The Report of the Morecombe Bay Investigation*

Improves the Standard

INFANT-Guardian® improves the standard of fetal heart rate monitoring, an objective of the NHS Litigation Authority Report*

* See INFANT® Library Below