• More midwives are being appointed so that there is a higher staff to patient ratio and better support of new mums.
  • Dedicated Postnatal Lactation Consultant Service commencing 10 May.
  • Breastfeeding room reopened.
  • Maternity / Birth Unit tours have recommenced. Tours are held every Thursday evening from 7.00pm to 8.00pm. These tours are free of charge and no booking is necessary. Meet at the Main Reception in the foyer of Norwest Private at 6.45pm and you will be directed to the Maternity Unit. Mothers-to-be and one adult support person are welcome to join the tour.
  • Labour support. You can now have two support people to be with you during labour and delivery.
  • Postnatal ward visitation. One support person who can visit you during your postnatal stay in hospital, with no limit to the time, or duration of their visit. You can also swap this support person, so long as there is only one person at a time. Siblings of newborns are welcome to say ‘hi’ to their new brother or sister at any time and are welcome to stay for as long as you want. Grandparents of newborns are welcome to visit between 3.00pm to 6.00pm.

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  • Monday all day 9.00am to 4.30pm
  • Tuesday all day 9.00am to 4.30pm
  • Wednesday all day 9.00am to 4.30pm
  • Thursday morning 9.00am to 12.30pm
  • Thursday alternate afternoons 2.00pm to 4.30pm
  • Friday alternate mornings 9.00am to 1.00pm
  • Friday afternoon 2.00pm to 4.30pm
  • Saturday mornings 9.30am to 12.00 midday*

*Saturday morning appointments are not available for initial antenatal visit.