Hospital death audit 'improvements'
27 March 2014 Last updated at 23:18 GMT
Latest figures from hospitals in London show the overall standard of emergency and maternity services has improved, but levels of care still vary depending on where you live.
The NHS has introduced new targets after data showed patients admitted for emergency treatment on weekends had a higher risk of dying.
BBC London reporter Tarah Welsh spoke to mother Suzy Kruger, midwife Sheila Bravin and Dr Andy Mitchell, the medical director of NHS England London.