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Maternity and Children's Data Set - project closed

The Maternity and Children's Data Sets (MCDS) project incorporated the Maternity Services Data Set (MSDS), Children and Young People's Health Services Data Set (CYPHS) and the Child and Adolescent Mental Health Services Data Set (CAMHS). It was developed to help achieve better outcomes of care for mothers, babies and children.

This MCDS project is now closed.

It was made up of three separate information standards for

The Maternity and Children’s Data Sets (MCDS) was developed for all NHS commissioned Maternity, Children and Young People’s Health Services and Child and Adolescent Mental Health Services as a key driver to achieving better outcomes of care for mothers, babies and children.

The maternity and children's data set project pages are available from the national archive. 

Last edited: 1 February 2021 3:59 pm