-Tag: Maternity Care Centre

Postnatal Parenting Education

At St Vincent’s Private Hospital, our dedication to you and your newborn does not end when you leave the hospital. We are one of the few hospitals in Victoria to offer holistic midwifery support that provides continuity of care from pregnancy through to the postpartum period; Antenatal, Preadmission, Birth, Postnatal [...]

Rooming in with your baby

Once you have delivered your baby there are many benefits to keeping him/her with you as much as possible. Rooming in with your baby is thought to improve your breast feeding success and general parenting skills. Having your baby with you more will help you to get to know your [...]

Special Care Nursery

The birth of a premature or sick baby can be an anxious time for your whole family however, the caregivers in Special Care Nursery are dedicated to supporting you and your family throughout this time. Your first impression of Special Care Nursery may be that it is bright and busy. [...]

2012-04-03T23:35:21+00:00Maternity Care Centre|

The Hospital Bag

Packing for hospital is an important job and can help make sure you are prepared for the birth of your baby. Having what you need can also help make  your hospital stay is as comfortable as possible. The basics that you will need to bring include: For Mother: Night attire [...]

2012-01-09T15:34:06+00:00Birth, Pregnancy Care|

Night Settling Room

Rooming-in with your new baby in hospital is strongly encouraged so your baby will be with you for the majority of the time. However we also understand that sometimes a new mother needs a little extra rest to recover from labour. Especially in the evening when all the visitors, family [...]

2012-01-08T14:00:39+00:00Maternity Care Centre|