The speciality of women's health encompasses sexual and reproductive health through contraception, pregnancy, childbirth, breast disease and the menopause. Some women in the UK experience inequality of access to health care and disadvantage which negatively impacts on outcomes.
Care integration can impact on quality of care and improve outcomes through prevention, early diagnosis, treatment and long-term supportive care. Entries for this category can be from individuals or teams responsible for planning or delivering integrated care pathways for this group of patients. Entries will be judged against the general criteria. Submissions could include one or more of the following elements: