In 2013, 4034 mothers used the maternity service centred in
In 2013, 66 mothers chose a home birth.
483 Mothers chose to give birth with the midwifery led service on B5.
3551 Mothers chose to give birth on the main labour ward with care provided by the multidisciplinary team.
We are delighted that a birthing pool is available on the main delivery unit.
Midwives in the community deliver antenatal care, mainly from G.P. practices, postnatal care in women’s homes, and a home birth service.
Hospital based midwives work with obstetricians to provide a full range of services including antenatal care – both in-patient and out-patient, care during labour and birth, and postnatal care in the ward setting.
Obstetricians hold joint clinics with physicians for mothers with epilepsy and diabetes.
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