Information for Relatives
The bereavement office provides a comprehensive service that supports the work required following a death. It supports and gives advice to relatives and friends on what they must do following a death. It deals sensitively with questions about the Coroner and post mortem examinations and supports the consent process for Hospital post mortem examinations.
For information and advice following a bereavement click here
Information for Hospital Staff
Perinatal Post Mortem Consent Reading List
The relevant parts of the Human Tissue Authority’s Codes of Practice A and B
SANDS Booklet: Deciding about a post mortem examination – Information for Parents.
This booklet is available in hardcopy format only and can be found in the Post Mortem Consent folder in Delivery Suite.